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Inverloch Historical Society Inverloch, Victoria

The Inverloch Historical Society was founded in 1996. It has a large membership, most of whom reside in Inverloch. A number remain as members although now living interstate. Membership consists mainly of two groups, those who where born in the area,and retirees, many of whom spent happy times in Inverloch as children when their families camped along the foreshore. All are keen to learn what Inverloch and the surrounding districts were like in earlier times and to pass this History on by having strong ties with other Society's in the area.There is a Guest speaker at monthly meetings, two Historical bus tours each year for members and a Heritage bus tour where members from the eight Society's combine to view Historical sites. A monthly newsletter is produced, distributed to members, other societies and to points in the Community. A copy is placed in a display cabinet in the shopping arcade for the Community.

The Society owns a very detailed Collection of photographic and documentary memorabillia and displays are put in place at various venues for the public to visit. In 2009 the Society received a grant from the Commonwealth Government to restore the Inverloch Rocket Shed. The 108 year old Shed has now been restored to Heritage standards. An Interpretive Display will be placed in the interior. Coupled with the Replica of the "Ripple" at 22 The Esplanade Inverloch, the Shed and the Ship will form a Maritime Precinct.

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000004 - Photograph - The Beach and Jetty, Inverloch - circ 1960 - Rose Series Colorview No 392

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

Postcard of Inverloch Jetty

000023 - Photograph - Fisherman's Beach Inverloch 1967

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

Photograph of Fisherman's Beach, showing houses. Now known as Shack Bay?

000024 - Photograph - Shack Bay

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000045 - Photograph - Luna Park - circa1932 - G N Howsam - L G Howsam

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000046 - Photograph - Studebaker car - 1928 - L G Howsam

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000047 - Photograph - Railway bridge Kilcunda - 1939

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000048 - Photograph - Anderson's Inlet 1940 - from 10 The Crescent

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000049 - Photograph - 1938 Wonthaggi, McBride Ave - CBC Bank - Powlett Express

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000050 - Photograph - 1938 Inverloch - Ayr's Creek Bathing Box - Lydia Howsam, GN Howsam, LG Howsam

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000051 - Photograph - 10 The Crescent 1940 - GN Howsam, LG Howsam

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000052A - Photograph - 1886 Boy & Man on Track - OM Beard

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000052B - Photograph - 1939 - Inverloch -Ayr's Creek - from in front of Bathing Box - KG Howsam

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000053 - Photograph - 1940 The Daphne - DJ Thompson, LG Howsam

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000054 - Photograph - 1939 Inverloch - Abbott St Beach - Gladys Bate - Daughter of Shire Engineer

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000055 - Photograph - 1939 Eagles Nest

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000057 - Photograph - Cars, Trucks, Buses - G Murray

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000058 - Photograph - Inverloch - Old House at the top of The Cliffs - G Murray

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000059 - Photograph - A'Beckett Street, Inverloch - G Murray

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000060 - Photograph - Clump of trees (of significance) 3 Sisters - G Murray

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000061 - Photograph - Inverloch Pier - Richard James on pier - Hughie, Hamil and Jack Dell (Rat) on sand - G Murray

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000062 - Photograph - 1943 Inverloch Primary School - Right side room came from Wonthaggi - G Murray

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000063 - Photograph - Lorna Hollins - Bathing Box - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000064 - Photograph - 1950 Near Eagles Nest - ANA Weekend - Hollins's and Burnett's - Chas Hollins, Shirt and pants - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000065 - Photograph - Jill Hollins Bathing Boxes - 1947 - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000066 - Photograph - 1947 - Sue Hollins - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000067 - Photograph - Geoff Howsam - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000068 - Photograph - Coleen Cathcart - 1947 - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000069 - Photograph - Wyeth Bay - 1947 - Sue (Grandma Jill background) - Sue Hollins and Grandma Richmond, Jill Hollins - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000070 - Photograph - Jackie Gay and Les Ross - circa 1948 Easter - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000071 - Photograph - Inverloch - Pine Lodge - 1947 - Lorna, Lang and Les in Pine Lodge Grounds - Lorna Hollins, Jenny Lawson, Lesley Hollins - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000072 - Photograph - 1947-1948 - Lorna, Les, Col, self and Lang - Lorna Hollins, Lesley Hollins, Coleen Cathcart, Margaret Hollins - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000073 - Photograph - 1948 - Inverloch - Pine Lodge - Wally Fitzpatrick, Roysie Lyons, L Ross, Lowell (Pixie) Fimius, Jacky Gay - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000074 - Photograph - 1947-48 - Inverloch - Pine Lodge - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000075 - Photograph - Inlet from roof of Pine Lodge - 1930 - R Young

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000076 - Photograph - Boat ramp at the Inverloch jetty - 1978 - Inverloch - R Young

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000077 - Photograph - Nautilus Estate - 1958 - R Young

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000078 - Photograph - Inverloch Baths - Abbott St - R Young

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000079 - Photograph - Inlet from roof of Pine Lodge - 1930 - R Young

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000080 - Photograph - Block on Toorak Rd between Ullathorne Road and Florida Avenue - R Young

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000081 - Photograph - Location possibly Venus Bay - R Young

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000082 - Photograph - Esplanade Hotel and Muir's Milk Bar & Coffee Shop, Inverloch - circa 1990 - R Young

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000083 - Photograph - Aerial view from Pt (Point) Smythe - Inverloch - R Young

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000084 - Photograph - Inverloch - A'Beckett St - c1925 - Bob Richmond (in dust coat) - Mr Muldoon - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000085 - Photograph - 1920s(early) - Inverloch Pier - Bob Richmond and Mr Muldoon - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000086 - Photograph - 1920s (late) - Inverloch - Jean Richmond and Jess Robertson - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000087 - Photograph - 1920 - Eagles Nest - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000088 - Photograph - Inverloch Tennis Team - late 1950's - Rear Jean Cross, Ken Meek, Dudley Rixon & David Hoppen, - front Julie Heppell, Margaret Cross - from M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000089 - Photograph - 1947-48 - Inverloch Two Views Guest House - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000090 - Photograph - 1947-48 - Inverloch - Dad and Sue getting ready to go home - Charles Hollins, Sue Hollins - Mrs Lederwicks House (Miss Somerset first teacher at State School) - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch

000091 - Photograph - 1947-8 Xmas - Inverloch - Dick serving - Dick Scott, Scott's Tennis Court - M Rixon

Inverloch Historical Society, Inverloch