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

Gallery One:

1 Torrens Street, Mitcham  SA 5062
PH/Fax: 872 4504

Gallery One (formerly known as “Mitcham Village Arts
and Crafts Association”) is a community based non-profit, volunteer
organisation whose purpose is to establish the old village of Mitcham as a
center of excellence for arts and crafts.
Website:  www.galleryone.org.au
Email:  info@galleryone.org.au

 

City of Mitcham:

131 Belair Road, Torrens Park  SA 5062
PH: 8372 8888
www.mitchamcouncil.sa.gov.au

 

Mitcham Heritage Subsidy Scheme:

Property owners in the Mitcham Council are entitled to make
application for assistance under the City of Mitcham Heritage Subsidy Policy
for work required on their privately owned heritage listed buildings.

Private owners of heritage listed properties may be eligible
for ongoing assistance as it is recognised that maintenance and other
conservation works are often continual.  Council will consider successive
applications for assistance for continued conservation.

Contact the Mitcham Council for more details:
Mitcham Council:  Phone 8372
8888       

Email:  mitcham@mitchamcouncil.sa.gov.au

Or check the above website for Mitcham Council – Development
– Heritage – Heritage Subsidy Scheme

 

Mitcham Village Conservation Zone:

Check the above website for Mitcham Council – Development –
Heritage – Conservation Management Plans. 

Three areas:  1.  Colonel Light
Gardens    2.  Mitcham Village    3. 
Springfield

 

Mitcham Heritage Research Centre:

Located at:  103-105 Princes Road Mitcham
Open: Wednesday from 9 am to 6pm & Thursday from 9.30am to 3.30pm
PH: 8271 1832
Local Heritage Officer:   Maggy Ragless   Mobile: 0411 878
575
Website:  www.mitchamcouncil.sa.gov.au

 

 

HISTORICAL SOCIETIES:

 

The Historical Society of South Australia Inc.

Website:  www.hssa.org.au
Email:  secretary@hssa.org.au

 

Colonel Light Gardens Historical Society Inc.

Website:  www.clghs.org.au

 

Kensington & Norwood Historical Society Inc.

Website:  www.kensingtonandnorwoodhistoricalsociety.com

 

Other Historical Societies:

For information on other historical societies in the Metropolitan Area
Visit the Local Government website created by Littoral Productions
Google:  Historical Societies in SA
Or  Website:  www.users.sa.chariot.net.au/~littoral/lgamap/h-lgasoc/hls-1m.htm

 

 

NATIONAL TRUST:

 

National Trust of SA

Website:  www.nationaltrustsa.org.au

 

Coromandel Valley National Trust

Gamble Cottage
Cnr Main Road & Dorham Road
BLACKWOOD  SA 5051
PH: 8278 7549

contact:  Ashley Phillps 

Email:  aphillips@adam.com.au

 

The History Trust of South Australia

Website:  www.history.sa.gov.au

 

 

FRIENDS OF … GROUPS:

 

Friends of Waite Historic Precinct

University of Adelaide Waite Campus
GLEN OSMOND  SA 5064 PH:  8303 7497
Website:  www.waite.adelaide.edu.au

 

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Friends of Belair National Park

Contact:  Ron Tamblyn  PH: 8278 5477
Email:  friendsbelairpk@hotmail.com

 

Friends of Brownhill Creek

Contact:  David Wagner  PH: 8339 5640

 

Friends of Old Govt. House

Belair National Park 
Contact:  Annette McLean   PH: 8370 1080
Email:  AnnetteMcLean1@aol.com

 

Friends of Shepherds Hill Recreation Park

Contact:  Margo   PH: 8278 3767
Website:  www.communitywebs.org/FriendsofShepherdsHill

 

Friends of Sturt Gorge

Contact:  Pat Glazier  PH: 8270 4697
Email:  pglazier@chariot.net.au

 

Friends of the Waite Historic Precinct

Waite Agricultural Research Institute
GLEN OSMOND  SA 5064

 

 

FAMILY HISTORY RESEARCH:

If you would like information about family history research,
visit the internet sites listed below:

 

Family History Service, State Library of SA

www.sisa.sa.gov.au/site/page.cfm?area_id=15&nav_id=654

 

The NLA Genealogy Section

www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html
An extensive list of links from the National Library of Australia, including
some links to overseas sites.

 

Cyndi’s list of genealogy sites on the internet:

www.cyndislist.com
This site’s coverage is global and is very extensive within many regions.

 

Family History South Australia

www.familyhistorysa.info/
Site has links to genealogical support, organizations and services.

 

South Australia Genealogy & Heraldry Society Inc.

Website:  www.saghs.org.au

 

 

OTHER WEBSITE LINKS:

 

Art Gallery of South Australia

Website:  www.artgallery.sa.gov.au

 

Atlas of South Australia

Website:  www.atlas.sa.gov.au

  

Australasian Institute for Maritime Archaeology

Website:  www.aima.iinet.net.au

 

Australia ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments & Sites)

Website:  www.icomos.org/australia

 

Australian Garden History Society

Website:  www.gardenhistory.org.au/

 

Australian Heritage Council

Website:  www.ahc.gov.au

 

Australian Heritage (Magazine)

Website:  www.heritageaustralia.com.au

 

Carrick Hill

Website:  www.carrickhill.sa.gov.au

 

Cinema & Theatre Historical Society

Website:  www.caths.org.au

 

Howard Florey Website

Website:  www.tallpoppies.net.au/florey/main.html

 

Ian Evan’s World of Old Houses

Website:  www.oldhouses.com.au

 

Heritage Preservation Association Inc.

Contact:  Shirley McNamara   
Email:  tour@exploringaustralia.com.au

 

History of Photography in South Australia

Website:  www.artgallery.sa.gov.au/noye/lntroset.htm

 

Manning Index of South Australian History

Website:  www.slsa.sa.gov.au/manning

 

National Film and Sound Archive

Website:  www.screensound.gov.au

 

National Library of Australia

Website:  www.nla.gov.au

 

Place Names On-Line (South Australian State Gazetteer)

Website:  www.placenames.sa.gov.au

 

Postcards (web site of the TV show)

Website:  www.postcards.sa.com.au/

 

Public Library Network

Website:  www.libraries.sa.gov.au/public/content/home.asp

 

Royal Australian Institute of Architects (SA)

Register of Notable 20th Century SA Architecture

Website:  www.architecture.com.au

 

Ruins in South Australia’s Mid North

http://home.primus.com.au/gsclare

 

SA Memory (developed by the State Library of South Australia)

Website:  www.samemory.sa.gov.au/site/page.cfm

 

Saunders Architectural Index

Website:  www.arch.adelaide.edu.au/~saunders

 

Scotch College – Adelaide

Website:  www.scotch.sa.edu.au

 

South Australian Museum

Website:  www.samuseum.sa.gov.au

 

State Library of South Australia

Website:  www.slsa.sa.gov.au

 

State Records

Website:  www.archives.sa.gov.au