Historical information

No 130 MARCH 2020. Historic Sporting Clubs / Robert Baker p1. History News: Monthly Meetings, 2020 Kew Festival, Australian Heritage Festival p3. Kew's Golden Triangle: Crown Land Portion 86 / Margaret Robinson p4. Woodbury Ladies' College 1903-1920 / Robert Baker p6. John Percy Jones: a socialist in Kew / David White p8. The Humes of Studley Park: 5 Studley Avenue and the Hume Pipe Garden / Julie King p10. Donations to the collection / Robert Baker p11. Membership & Donations p12.


The newsletters of the Kew Historical Society contain significant research by members that explores aspects of the Victorian and Australian Framework of Historical Themes. Frequently, articles on people, places and artefacts are the only source of information about an aspect of Kew, and Melbourne’s history. The contents of each newsletter as such is often significant historically, aesthetically, socially and or spiritually.