Categories for Announcements

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).

First World War centenary

Victorian Red Cross VAD Louie Riggall.

As we observe the centenary of the First World War, there are numerous exhibitions, publications and events timed to mark this milestone and acknowledge the many ways Victorians were involved in supporting the war effort.

Memorial plaque

Commandos Memorial 50th anniversary

Capt Guy Warnock and Max Chester OAM
This year’s annual service by the Commando Association marked the 50th anniversary of the dedication of the Australian Commando Memorial at Tidal River.