Castlemaine Historical Society Inc.


Forthcoming Events


Research Repository - CHSI Opening Hours Society is open for "drop-in" research visitors to carry out research and other enquiries.


Each Tuesday 9am to 3pm

Historic Houses Tour
Tickets $15 on sale at any house.
Maps and notes from the Visitors Information Centre,

Mostyn Street, Castlemaine on the day.
Contact: 042 783 1426.


Sunday 5th November 2017, 10am-4pm

General Meetings
Former Courthouse, 7 Goldsmith Crescent, Castlemaine.

Guest Speakers:

Juliet Simpson: Richard Colles, “2nd Sheriff of Castlemaine”

Lorrainne Callister: “Will, My Unknown Soldier”

Paul Looby: “Colonel Bull”

Members: “Migrant Family Experiences”

Ken Slee: “Slee Family of Newstead”

Maria Zijlstra “Polish Migrant Family”




First Monday each month at 7.30pm



1st May

5th June

3rd July

4th September

2nd October

6th November


Annual Dinner

Raffle Drawn

4th December

1st May.


Guided Walks - Town, Gold Commissioner's Camp, Cobb & Co,
Cemetery, Campbells Creek etc.  can be arranged by contacting 5472 1425


Should a CODE RED day be declared in the North Central Fire District,
            any Society activity on that day will be cancelled.