Victoria’s golden histories and the mother lode of resources
Victoria’s rich history in gold mining shaped our state in the 19th century. Now, a rich resource on our gold mining history is available to...
New policy and guidance for heritage consultants
Access new 2021 guidance on Heritage Impact Statements, and Reasonable or Economic Use.
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.