Bellarine Historical Society Inc

...preserving the history of the Bellarine Peninsula

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The Society has many publications for sale which relate to different areas of the Bellarine Peninsula. These publications can be very useful to family and local history researchers looking for more information in this area. To order these publications, please complete the Publications Order Form.  [Use blank lines at the bottom for publications not listed on the form].

Publications can also be purchased from:

  • Old Court House Museum, Drysdale [see location and opening hours
  • Volta Centravac Vacuum Sales, Shop 1B, 15 Hancock Street, Drysdale [weekdays and until noon on Saturdays] 
ITEM PRICE +Postage
BOOKS
Balla-wein: A History of the Shire of Bellarine to 1993 / Ian Wynd, 2005

The updated edition was expanded to include the years from 1988 to 1993.

$ 35.00

$11.50

Beginnings: St Paul's Anglican Church, St Leonards / Jean Clark, 1986 $  5.50 $ 4.00
Bellarine Uniting Church History: 125th Anniversary Edition 1991 / Richard G Duffield, 1991 $  5.50 $ 4.00
Bountiful Produce of the Bellarine Peninsula to 1900 / Pam Jennings & Susie Zada, 2010 pubbellprod $ 12.00 $ 4.00
Church of the Holy Trinity Queenscliff / Herbert C Mills, 1991 $  2.20 $ 4.00
Churches of Geelong & District Vol 1. pre 1900 / Margaret Frewin & Lorraine Phelan, 2003 $ 20.00 $ 5.00
Churches of Geelong & District Vol 2. pre 1900 [Outer regions of Geelong] / Margaret Frewin & Lorraine Phelan, 2006 $ 20.00 $ 5.00
Clifton Springs: Past - Present / John Richardson, 1985 $  7.70 $ 4.00
Discovering Portarlington's History: A Driving Trail / Lorraine Stokes, 2007 $ 12.00 $ 4.00
George Ward Cole and the Founding of St Leonards, Victoria / Peter Munster, 2007 $  7.50 $ 4.00
Golden Thread of Care: a History of the Bellarine Peninsula Community Health Service / Susie Zada, 2002 $ 15.00 $ 4.00
The Grove That Grew: The History of Ocean Grove / Gil McKeown, 2nd edition, 1998

First published in 1983 and long since out of print.   This new edition includes a full index, names inserted on many photographs and enhanced copies of the original photos.

$ 15.00 $ 4.00
Hotels of the Bellarine Peninsula / Susie Zada, 2001 $ 15.00 $ 4.00
The Lady Squatters / John Richardson, 1986

The story of Anne Drysdale and Caroline Elizabeth Newcomb of Boronggoop and Coriyule.

$ 12.00 $ 4.00
Ocean Grove History Murals / Susie Zada, 1999

Background information about the murals together with a full copy (photographs and text) of each of the 21 murals outside the Ocean Grove supermarket.

$ 11.00 $ 4.00
Of the family of Abraham ...?: A Story of the Eastwoods in Dublin, Dundalk and Drysdale / Peter Fogarty, Bernadette Thompson, Brian Sparksman and James Cummins, 2002 $ 25.00 $ 4.00
Portarlington, Indented Head, St Leonards: History & Reminiscences / Eunice McLeod, fourth and updated edition, 2001 $ 15.00 $ 4.00
Potatoes, Piers & Panoramas / David Williams, 2001 [sketchbook of homes / buildings etc. of the Bellarine Peninsula with history captions]

88 pages of paintings of buildings, places, flora and fauna on the Bellarine Peninsula.  View a list of contents.

$ 25.00 $ 4.00
Putting Batman and Buckley on the Map of St Leonards: The Story of Early Contact and Settlement at St Leonards, Victoria / Peter M Munster, 2004 $  9.50 $ 4.00
Queenscliff Parish Centenary 1899-1999: Our Churches, Our Parishioners and Our Memories / Susie Zada, 1999 $ 11.00 $ 4.00
The Sword of Faith: A History of St James' Church Drysdale 1871-1996 / Ann Knights, revised and updated to 1996 $ 11.00 $ 4.00
United Services Home: A Drysdale Romance / F C (Eric) Hourn, 1991

This home was unique in Australia - a home for veterans of the armed services of Great Britain.

$  5.50 $ 4.00
The Waterholes: a History of Drysdale on the Bellarine / Lynette Willey, 2011 pubwater $ 15.00 $ 4.00
Wild and Wondrous Women of Geelong: 1838-1859 Vol 1. / Pam Jennings, 2004 [Geelong Police Court summaries from the Geelong AdvertiserOut of print: CD version available shortly $ 20.00 $ 3.50
Wild and Wondrous Women of Geelong: 1860-1869 Vol 2. / Pam Jennings, 2006  Out of print: CD version available shortly $ 25.00 $ 3.50
Wild and Wondrous Women of Geelong: 1870-1879 Vol 3. / Pam Jennings, 2007  Out of print: CD version available shortly $ 20.00 $ 3.50
CDs and OTHER ITEMS  [in addition to CD versions of books above]
Bellarine Peninsula Cemeteries / Susie Zada

Drysdale, Leopold & Portarlington Cemeteries, Lone Burials, and Newington Private Cemetery :-

  • Cemetery & Section Plans
  • Photos of every headstone
  • Full Transcription of every headstone and plaque
  • Burial / Register details for every recorded burial
  • "Walk" along every row of every cemetery
$ 71.50 $ 3.50
A3C Collection: a series of Auction / Sale Plans and Maps [each] see details.

P&P cost includes up to ten items per single posted order

$ 11.00 $ 7.70
Proclamation of the Township of Ocean Grove

1958 Proclamation printed on card (A4 size).

$  1.10 $ 3.50
MARITIME PUBLICATIONS
Cards: Postcards of Ships [each]
  • S.S. Courier
  • S.S. Edina
  • Empress of the Sea
  • S.S. Excelsior
  • Lightning
  • P.S. Lonsdale
  • P.S. Weeroona
$  0.55 $ 0.55

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