A history of LGBTIQ+ Victoria
A report – which is the first of its kind in Australia – identifies 100 places, objects and collections that have special meaning to Victoria’s contemporary queer communities.Read the full report
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The Alice Anderson Motor Service
In early 1900s Melbourne when most women were resigned to the home, one went ahead and opened a car repair shop.
Smooth sailing for ship mural conservation
A mysterious ship mural at the Former Ararat Gaol (H1067) will be conserved with a $55,000 Living Heritage Grant.
All-female silkworm farm in Mt Alexander
The Former Mount Alexander Silk Worm Farm is the only documented site with substantial evidence of silkworm farming in Victoria.
Historic fire tower impacted by bushfire
The Stringers Knob Fire Spotting Tower was largely destroyed by the Black Summer fires of 2019-20.
Digging at the inn
Heritage Victoria’s archaeology team is currently assessing an application for a dig at the Heritage Registered Rockbank Inn site.