About

A voluntary, incorporated, non-profit group of over 200 memberships, based at the Port Melbourne Town Hall and dedicated to collecting, preserving and making accessible the history and heritage of Port Melbourne

Our collection

Port Melbourne Historical and Preservation Society Collection (1993)

Items related to the history of Sandridge/Port Melbourne and limited to municipal borders as defined at January 1994

Date range 1839 to present

Original documents and images, and copied or digital documents and images, plus objects of social, sporting and industrial interest

Themes: Connecting Victorians by transport and communications, Building community life, Governing Victorians, Building towns, cities and the garden state, Building Victoria's industries and workforce, Shaping cultural and creative life, Peopling Victoria's Places & Landscapes, Shaping Victoria's Environment