Kinkora Road Walk

Kinkora Road Walk

 SUNDAY 6th March 2022 This walk will explore an area of Hawthorn that was first settled by some wealthy landowners. This interesting region was home to many musical, literary and visual artists – some well-known and others less so. The walk includes a part of the...
Hawthorn City Counci and The Boroondara Amalgamation

Hawthorn City Counci and The Boroondara Amalgamation

Sunday 20th March, 2022   2.00pm Guest Speaker: Jane Nathan Jane Nathan was elected onto the Hawthorn City Council in 1987, and was Mayor of Hawthorn in 1990-91.  She has extensive experience through her enormously varied rôles and has established herself as a...
Words and Music – a Music Afternoon

Words and Music – a Music Afternoon

SUNDAY 19th SEPT 2PM.Hawthorn Community Precinct584 Glenferrie RoadHawthorn, 3122  Join us for an exciting musical afternoon featuring live and recorded musical performances as well as a wide range of talks from our members on the rich history of the music scene in...
George Coppin: Thespian and Land Investor – Talk

George Coppin: Thespian and Land Investor – Talk

SUNDAY 16th MAY 2 PM.Hawthorn Community Precinct584 Glenferrie RoadHawthorn, 3122 Local historian and Australian history enthusiast Matthew Etty-Leal will be holding a talk on the fascinating and multi-talented George Coppin, remembered as the ‘father of...
The Personal Story of William Buckley – Talk

The Personal Story of William Buckley – Talk

 SUNDAY 18th JULY 2 pm.Hawthorn Community Precinct584 Glenferrie RoadHawthorn, 3122   Robert Larkins, author of an insightful new book entitled ‘The Personal History of William Buckley, Murrangurk among the first people’ will be holding a talk on the...
Talk at Community Precinct

Talk at Community Precinct

Thomas Johnson: Thorny Rose Grower of Hawthorn. The writer of the first book published on rose-growing in Victoria had an extensive rosenursery in Hawthorn. A vocal member of his community, and a thorn in the side of all thosein authority in early Boroondara, Thomas...