Join Us

Help us preserve our local district's unique history.

New members are welcome. 

History Monash Inc. collects and promotes local history through cemetery tours, exhibitions, research and local history publications and by participation in community events. Donated items of relevant papers, books, photographs and historical objects large and small are always welcome. Collection can sometimes be arranged.

Membership fees are $30 from 1 July - 30 June each year, per person or family. 

Download a Membership Application/Renewal Form below


Our home is the Monash Federation Centre at 3 Atherton Road, Oakleigh, a former post office building built in 1924. We also support the heritage listed Oakleigh Pioneer Memorial Park (1860-1960).

The Centre is a dedicated local history outlet in the City of Monash, offering changing exhibitions, an archive, reference collections, for-sale publications, brochures, postcards, and a research service.

History Monash Inc. is affiliated with the Royal Historical Society of Victoria Inc. and is a member of the Southern Metro History Group.


The purposes of the association are to foster the study, preservation and publishing of the history of Oakleigh & District.  To these ends the Society will collect, catalogue, file and index the records and relics that may further that study, publish or republish such information and do all such additional things as may be considered by the Committee as necessary or desirable to give effect to the objects set out above.