Holy Trinity Branch of League of Soldiers’ Friends

On a chilly August night in 1917, three years into the Great War, a Mr Wray arrived in Port from the Melbourne headquarters of the League of Soldiers’ … [Read more...]

Leave for the 1914 Men

“I will have a trip before long, as all the 1914 men are to be given six months’ furlough to Australia. A few are to go each month – married men … [Read more...]

Margins Memories and Markers

Margins Memories and Markers (2003-2005) is a multi-location public art installation by the City of Port Phillip.  The stories presented at six … [Read more...]

Methodist Football Club Honour Board

The honour board for the football club associated with the Graham Street Methodist Church was unveiled in school hall on Saturday 5 February 1916 … [Read more...]

Mrs E A Collins, OBE

A jewell amongst the scraps of paper found when the Nott Street School "Old Boys" Memorial was moved from the school to the Port Melbourne Town Hall … [Read more...]

Nott Street School Anzac Service

This order of service, presumably from an Anzac Day commemoration, was found within a recess of the Nott Street School Old Boys Honour Board along … [Read more...]

Nott Street School Honour Roll

For the best part of 75 years the Nott Street WWI Roll of Honour rested securely in a recess in the “Old Boys” memorial at the school. When the school … [Read more...]

Nott Street School Honour Roll – Foolscap List

Amongst the items discovered in the recess within the Nott Street School “Old Boys” Memorial were two lists of names on loose leaf paper. The first … [Read more...]

Nott Street School Honour Roll – Pin List

Amongst the items discovered in the recess within the Nott Street School “Old Boys” Memorial were two lists of names on loose leaf paper. The first … [Read more...]

Nott Street School Temporary Honour Roll

When the Nott Street School “Old Boys” Memorial was moved to the Town Hall after the school closed in 1993 an exercise book covered in brown paper was … [Read more...]