The Society holds general meeting every two months (normally on the second Saturday of the month) where an invited speaker provides a presentation on an aspect of local or general history for the interest of members and includes an afternoon tea.

Meetings are held in the Visitor Centre of the Schwerkolt Cottage & Museum Complex
and commence at 1:00 pm

Visitors welcome

General Meetings and Activities

17 August
19 September

Celebrating Art from the Collection Saturdays and Sundays 2pm-5pm
Admire paintings of Schwerkolt Cottage, the Old Station Master's House in Mitcham and other iconic views of Whitehorse.
Where: Schwerkolt Cottage and Museum Complex, Deep Creek Road, Mitcham Mel ref: 49 D7
Cost: free

Sat 8th

General Meeting at 1.00 pm
Guest Speaker: Lorinda Cramer: Your Fine Lady Doesn't Do Here (Needlework and identity in Goldrush Victoria)

Sat 12th

Working Bee between 9.30 pm and 12 noon

Sat 10th

General Meeting at 1.00 pm
Guest Speaker: Bob Gardiner: Olympic Experiences