Castlemaine Historical Society Inc.
Forthcoming Events
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50th Anniversary Year 1965 to 2015

Monday October 5th - General Meeting
     Guest Speaker - Dr. Marguerita Stephens -
     "The William Thomas Journals - Aboriginal Protectorate 1839-1867"

Seniors Festival - October 2015

Saturday October 10th - "I Remember When ...."
     Morning or afternoon tea in the historic 1852 Former Courthouse and an
     opportunity to share your stories and memories. There will be two sessions,
     10am and 1pm. There is limited seating - 20 people per session - Bookings
     are essential, please state which session you would like to attend.
     Bookings can be made by contacting Carol on 5472 4429 or
     This is a free event.

History Week - 18-25th October 2015

Saturday October 24th at 2pm - Historic Houses Tour Book Launch
     This year will be the 10th year of the Historic Houses Tour organised by the
     Society. As part of our 50th Anniversary celebrations a booklet has been
     compiled recording all the historic houses that have been opened to the
     public since 2005. The book will have a photograph and historic notes
     on each house. The launch will be at the Former Courthouse, 7 Goldsmiths Crs.
     You are welcome to join us.

Sunday November 1st - 10am-4pm - Historic Houses Tour
     Three historic houses in Castlemaine will be open to the public.
     Tickets are $10 per person and allow access to all three buildings.
     A list of houses, notes and a map will be available from the
     Visitor Information Centre, old Market Building, Mostyn Street .
     Tickets will be on sale at each of the houses.

Monday November 2nd- General Meeting
     Guest Speaker - Susan Green -  "Verity Sparks"

Monday December 7th - Annual Dinner


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.

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