The earliest streets named on the Street Plan of Sandridge 1849 were those clustered around the foundation place of the early settlement - Bay, Dow, Rouse, Stokes, Graham. They were named from Sydney.
Garryowen made this unflattering assessment about some of the later names:
‘the nomenclature (street names) was distributed amongst a batch of … [Read More...]
From the Collection - Port Melbourne Festival Posters (various catalogue nos)
A selection of posters from the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s promoting the Port Melbourne Festival
Port has a long-standing tradition of an annual community festival usually held over a weekend in summer. At times it has been held in JL Murphy Reserve, Bay Street and … [Read More...]
Kicking into the Wind
by Terry Keenan
Soft cover, illustrated, $30.00
Detailed history of the Port Melbourne Football Club from the early days in 1874 through to the First World War.
Prices are in Australian Dollars. No GST is chargeable. … [Read More...]