Come along in October to hear Dr Robert La Nauze speak on Engineer to Marvellous Melbourne, William Thwaites.
PMH&PS meet on the fourth Monday of each month except December in the Council Chamber, Upstairs at Port Melbourne Town Hall, 333 Bay St, Port Melbourne.
The 'Lagoon question' preoccupied the residents and Council of Port Melbourne for decades.
For those readers not familiar with the extent of the Sandridge Lagoon, it is clearly shown in this map and was described by surveyor Grimes in 1803
... a salt lagoon about a mile long and quarter mile wide. Had not entrance to the sea.
The township of…