January 22, 2022

Old Places

Where we study the past to define our future

Articles

Wandong FC (1893 season)

Wandong FC join the North-Eastern Football Association 1893 A brief resume on the North-Eastern Football...
‘Pretty Sally’ upon Big Hill

‘Pretty Sally’ upon Big Hill

SECTION – A (1832 to 1851) Part 1     Introduction Part 2 The First Clues...

The Hut in the Bush

Introduction “For the moment – an eternity it must have seemed to the others standing...
Archibald and Elizabeth Thom

Archibald and Elizabeth Thom

The following article “Archibald and Elizabeth Thom” was first published in August 2003. in the...
Hidden Valley

Hidden Valley

The following short stories about the history of Hidden Valley have been put together by...
Wallan Wallan in 1879

Wallan Wallan in 1879

Wallan Wallan in 1879 The following is a collection of extracts from Trove which appeared...
WW2 Wallan and District

WW2 Wallan and District

Wallan and District – WW2 volunteers One hundred and two years ago on 11 November...
World War One Rolls

World War One Rolls

Wallan Wallan’s World War One Honour Rolls Our World War One volunteers are recognised by...
Wallan Airfield

Wallan Airfield

In 1968, Ivo and Alison Righetti, originally from Greta purchased Mac’sfield at Wallan so that...

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Who were the ‘Red & Whites’……..?

Who were the ‘Red & Whites’……..?

An all too brief history of the shortlived BEVERIDGE FC (1915) By the time of...
Major John Boyd and the Wallan Wallan Run

Major John Boyd and the Wallan Wallan Run

Soon after arriving in Melbourne in 1839, Major John Boyd (retired) squatted on a run...
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