Street Art In Hawthorn, Part Two

Street Art In Hawthorn, Part Two

The Glenferrie Road shopping precinct has certainly been a trail blazer for Street Art, with high quality works in various styles. Hawthorn Football club supporters have been treated over recent years, to see at least three large murals relating to the club, whose...
Growing Up in Hawthorn in the 1950s-60s

Growing Up in Hawthorn in the 1950s-60s

Many of us have memories of our childhood from the 50s and 60s. It is important to document these experiences as they are so very different for the children growing up today. Faye Deery now lives in Western Australia but has become a valuable contributor to our...
Street Art in Hawthorn

Street Art in Hawthorn

Auburn Road, pre 1916, unknown photographer The Auburn Village with its iconic heritage buildings, many designed by John Beswicke, architect of the Hawthorn Town Hall, over a hundred years ago, may seem an unlikely place to discover fine street art. However, the...
Auburn Footy

Auburn Footy

Do you love your local footy. james Nicolas has published his long awaited book on the Hawthorn District and Auburn Football Clubs. Order directly from james for $30 plus$4 postage...
Historical Exhibition comes to the Hawthorn Arts Centre

Historical Exhibition comes to the Hawthorn Arts Centre

  August 2018 marks 130 years since Thomas Barrett laid the foundation stone of the former Hawthorn Town Hall. This John Beswicke designed building has been the centre of community life since then. It has housed the post and telegraph office, the police lock-up...
Friends of the Auburn Tower

Friends of the Auburn Tower

The fabulous photographic panoramas from Barney Meyer of Hidden Melbourne were unveiled this evening by Ted Baiilieau for the Friends of the Auburn Tower. What a treat – the view from the observation deck on a beautiful balmy night: 360 degree views of Hawthorn...