Yarra Street History Walk

Yarra Street History Walk

Yarra Street History Walk Join us for a history walk along one of Hawthorn’s oldest streets and hear about the area’s rich early history. Learn from our guide Elizabeth Love about the diverse people who lived there including a horse cab driver,...
The people and changes at Tay Creggan

The people and changes at Tay Creggan

A rare opportunity to see the magnificent heritage listed building, Tay Creggan, and hear from former Strathcona BGGS teacher about the people and changes to this building since architect Guy Purchas commenced building in 1893. 30 Yarra Street, Hawthorn Sunday 9th...
CONVICT ERA POTTERS

CONVICT ERA POTTERS

Sunday 17th November 2.30 pm CONVICT ERA POTTERS – Guest speaker Greg Hill As Melbourne’s inner suburbs developed, so too did the establishment of industries that started manufacturing items locally. Richmond and Hawthorn’s geology provided amazing early...
TWILIGHT HISTORY WALK

TWILIGHT HISTORY WALK

Thursday 28th November 6 pm to 7.30 pm TWILIGHT HISTORY WALK Join us for a twilight walk starting and ending at the Rocket Park (Central Gardens). We will explore the wonderful history of Glenferrie. Come along to hear stories of Hawthorn’s social and commercial...
END OF YEAR CELEBRATION

END OF YEAR CELEBRATION

Saturday 7th December 4 pm to 6 pm For details of our members and friends end of year celebration on 7th December 2019  email us at hawthornhistoricalsociety@gmail.com    or  call 9819 1218  
VALUATION DAY

VALUATION DAY

Sunday 25th August   1 pm – 4 pm VALUATION DAY Check your cupboards and bring along a piece or two to be valued by our experts Richard Gordon – Silver, ceramics, European decorative arts and jewellery. Harry Glenn – Australian pottery & ceramics, Australian...