Recently I spoke at a seminar at the Victorian Genealogical Society on the topic “Port Melbourne 1839-1880". As I wanted to mention the formation of trade unions in Port Melbourne I showed this photo of ‘Members of the Port Phillip Stevedores Association’ from 1905.
You will notice that all of the men in the photo have hats on except … [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...]