150 years of Ellis Cottage

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 11:55
Nillumbik Historical Society are celebrating 150 years of Ellis Cottage, Diamond Creek on Sunday 22 March 2015 1pm to 4pm
A Guest speaker at 2PM is Associate Professor Don Garden
President of

Eltham District Historical Society online

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 11:18

The Eltham District Historical Society have announced the launch of their new online presence; spearheaded with a major upgrade to their website and a new domain name URL, www.elthamhistory.org.au.

Reluctant readers and eBooks 2.0

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 13:48

We have blogged about reluctant readers and eBooks previously and personal experience has confirmed the research so we felt it was worth addressing the topic again.

Ivanhoe Grammar School - A Passion to serve

Friday, February 27, 2015 - 15:45

Ivanhoe Grammar is celebrating its centenary in 2015. Learn more about what they have planned to celebrate at Ivanhoe 100

Fifty Shades of .......Clutter

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 17:08

Ok, now I have your attention, consider those grey, cluttered areas of your life and try throwing out fifty things that clutter your mind, your house, your workplace. The year is still young and fresh. There's still time to make some space in your life for you. Try these books for ideas and just think - they're ebooks so they won't clutter!

Zinio Title of the Month - Apple Magazine

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 08:47

AppleMagazine is a weekly publication packed with news, iTunes and Apps reviews, interviews and original articles on anything and everything Apple. AppleMagazine brings a new concept of light, intelligent, innovative reading to your fingertips; with a global view of Apple and its influence on our lives - be it leisure activities, family or work-collaborative projects.

Free iPad Program for Seniors

Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 15:44

Eltham Pioneers Collection

Monday, February 2, 2015 - 14:54
Eltham District Historical Society kicks off its 2015 program of events on Wednesday 11 February highlighting photos from the Shire of Eltham Pioneers Photograph collection.

British Newspapers Archive

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:26

British Newspapers Archive have released a terrific little video with a step-by-step guide showing  you how to search the online newspaper archive for an ancestor or particular person from history.