Browse or search over 4,200 contemporary and historical images relating to our area on this popular photo sharing website. Albums include The Fay Thomas Collection documenting the family of Mernda pioneer Moses Thomas, The Alice Broadhurst Collection documenting the 16th Australian General Hospital at Mont Park after World War One, The aftermath of Black Saturday, The construction of the WaterMarc complex in Greensborough, local war memorials and more. Create an account and add comments and upload, organise, tag, edit and annotate your own photos.
Explore the rich tapestry of local history within Banyule, Nillumbik and Whittlesea. Search directly for local historical images and documents.
Search and access digitized photographs, drawings, artworks and maps from local history societies who have collaborated with public libraries to digitize their collections. The single-point-of-access service provides access to images ranging from the past to present day, and includes both local history and national events. You will find black and white and colour photographs of people, places, buildings and events, as well as drawings, sketches, paintings and maps.
Use this website to:
- View historical photographs of your city
- View historic wedding photos, sports team photos and political photos
- View photos and sketches of buildings and houses
To access some images provided by Yarra Plenty Regional Library use "Advanced Search" and choose one of four options listed in the "search all Library Services" field.
Trove is a valuable constantly growing free resource about Australia and Australians. It searches resources from its own holdings and those of other Australian institutions, including hundreds of newspaper titles and magazines, including The Australian Women's Weekly, journals, books, articles, letters, archives, maps, photos, music, sound, video, archived websites and more.
Victorian Collections is a central portal to over 100,000 collection items and cultural treasures held by local history and community groups distributed across Victoria. It includes local collections including Eltham District Historical Society, Greensborough Historical Society and City of Whittlesea