Mitcham Historical Society


Proud of our history and committed to our future

Mitcham Historical Society

Proud of our history and committed to our future

Mitcham Historical Society

Proud of our history and committed to our future

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February

Wednesday 10th: 
7pm

Mitcham Heritage Research Centre Tour &
Presentation by

Maggy Ragless

Contact:  John Wood: 
8373 3374

 

 

March

Monday 15th: 
6.30pm

Twilight Walking Tour – Colonel Light Gardens

Meet
at corner Sturt Ave & West Parkway at Mortlock Oval Entrance

Contact:  Kath Palyga: 
8276 1950

 

 

April

Friday 9th: 
3.45pm

Twilight Bus Trip to Sinclairs Gully Winery

Adelaide
Hills only eco certified winery and cellar door where wine meets

Wilderness.  Bus departs from Mitcham Cultural Village

Limited
seats so book early to avoid disappointment

Contact:  Rick Irving: 
8272 9707 or 0438 290 607

 

 

May

Wednesday 12th May: 
7.30pm

‘In the Valleys – Mitcham’s Hidden History”

Presentation
by Richard Irving

Drawing
Room, Scotch College

Contact:  Rick Irving: 
8272 9707   or 0438 290 607

 

History Week Activity:  Monday 24th 
10am – 12

Saturday 29th: 
1pm – 3pm   Sunday 30th:  1.30pm – 3.30pm

“A creek, a brewery, a mine and the well in Ellison’s
Gully”

2
hour walk discovering aspects of the settlement and usage of upper

Brownhill
Creek and Ellison’s Gully 1850-1890. 
Walk includes a creek

Crossing,
moderately rough terrain, interesting wildlife and superb scenery.

Contact:  Rick Irving: 
8272 9707  or 0438 290 607

Contact:  John Wood: 
0402 781 601 or johnwood@micronet.net.au

 

 

June/July

Monday 28th June: 
10am

Monday  5th
July:  10 am

Scotch College Tour

2
hour tour including both historical and current day perspective

Cost
$5 including morning tea

Contact:  John Wood: 
8373 3374  or 0402 781 601

 

Wednesday 14th July: 7.30pm

Antique Road Show

Drawing
Room, Scotch College

Contact:  Rick Irving: 
8272 9707  or 0438 290 607

 

August

Sunday 29th : 
3pm

Concert:  St Johns Church – Halifax Street

Contact:  Rick Irving: 
8272 9707  or 0438 290 607

 

September

Tuesday 28th : 7.30pm

AGM

Drawing
Room, Scotch College

Contact:  Committee Members

 

October

Sunday 3rd

Murray
River Paddle Steamer Trip

Contact:  John Wood: 
8373 3374 or 0402 781 601

 

November

Sunday 7th:  2pm

Urrbrae House Tour

Contact:  Julie Hogan: 
8338 5557 or 0430 472 262

 

 

December

Christmas Breakup Function

Contact:  Brian Angus: 
8299 9003

Contact:  Helen Robinson:  0409 222 904