Categories for Announcements

Successful Heritage Address

The 2016 Heritage Address was held on Thursday 21 April at Melbourne Museum featuring Museums Victoria CEO Dr J Patrick Greene OBE speaking on “A Heritage Journey in Three Chapters”.

Flinders St station

Flinders St protection

The Heritage Council of Victoria has strengthened protection of Melbourne’s iconic Flinders Street Railway Station by expanding the area covered by the Registration of the site.

Community Dig artefacts

Artefacts uncovered during an archeological excavation at Thomas Mill, nestled in the Plenty Gorge Park, are now on display at the City of Whittlesea offices in South Morang.

Avenues added to VHR

Macedon’s iconic Honour Avenue is one of four Avenues of Honour added to the Victorian Heritage Register as part of the lead up to ANZAC Centenary commemorations.

Heritage Volunteer Award

An artist who has committed 40 years to the service of the National Trust and some of its most high profile properties, is the winner of this year’s heritage volunteer award.

2015 Heritage Address

World Heritage – a decade in review

After almost a decade at the coalface of world heritage, Deakin University academic Kristal Buckley will reflect on her years as a vice-president of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS).