LAUNCH OF THE “HISTORIC OAKLEIGH EXHIBITION”

Above: Cr Brian Little opening the exhibition History Monash Inc (HM) launched its “Historic Oakleigh” exhibition on 18 May 2021. The exhibition was opened by City of Monash Mayor, Councillor Brian Little, and was well attended by HM members, sponsors and members of the community. In her welcome, President Helen

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OPENING ARRANGEMENTS FOR HISTORY MONASH INC AT MONASH FEDERATION CENTRE

The Monash Federation Centre, headquarters of History Monash Inc (HM), will be open from 3 May 2022 on Tuesdays between 10 am and 2 pm, to view the current exhibition, Celebrating the Centenary of Oakleigh Memorial Hall 1922-2022, home of the Oakleigh-Carnegie RSL. The Monash Federation Centre is also open

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AWARD TO JOHN JARVIS, HISTORY MONASH COMMITTEE MEMBER

History Monash Inc is very pleased to announce that one of its Committee, John Jarvis, has won the inaugural Ericscon Community Service Award, established by the Community Bank Pinewood. This award honours Merv Ericson who was the first Branch Manager of Community Bank Pinewood and a highly active contributor to

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NEW POSTAL ADDRESS FOR HISTORY MONASH INC. The postal address for History Monash Inc is now: PO Box 2254 OAKLEIGH VIC 3166

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Thank you to Bendigo Bank

Bendigo Bank – Pinewood Community Bank – recently presented History Monash Inc with a sponsorship grant for $800. In these times of heightened community need, History Monash recognises the generosity of Bendigo Bank – Pinewood Community Bank – to many community organisations in the City of Monash. History Monash is

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Monash Community Podcast

The Monash Community Podcast is a weekly podcast for residents, businesses and organisations in the City of Monash.  Hosted by Charles Kovess, the podcast shares information about people, organisations and events in our local area.  Of 30-60 minutes length, the podcast is lively, topical and entertaining. History Monash Inc was

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NEW GRANTS TO HISTORY MONASH INC

History Monash Inc gratefully acknowledges new grants to assist with its work of preserving and showcasing local history: From the Public Record Office Victoria Local History Grants (Round 18), funding to purchase new archival storage shelves and archival preservation materials; and From the City of Monash Community Grants Program 2020/2021,

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Congratulations Helen Gobbi OAM

It is a great pleasure to announce that Helen Gobbi, the History Monash Inc historian and Vice-President, was awarded a Medal (OAM) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List on 8 June 2020.  Helen’s award is for “service to community history”.  Her award is very well deserved, as Helen has contributed

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ANZAC DAY TRIBUTE

History Monash Inc pays tribute to all Australian service people.  We thank them for their bravery and sacrifices. We respect the decision made by the Returned and Services League (RSL) to cancel local Anzac Day services on 25 April 2020 due to COVID-19.  Instead of laying a wreath at the

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OPENING HOURS FOR HISTORY MONASH INC

If you would like to contact History Monash, please send a message to [email protected]   History Monash will be open at the Monash Federation Centre from 9 February until 14 December 2021 on Tuesdays, between 10 am and 2 pm, except for Public Holidays. If you have a specific query about

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