2016 Past Events

U3A Lecture Series:

1 Feb 2016 - Honours & Awards WW1 (part 1) : Chris Keys

8 Feb 2016 - Growing up in Dandenong : Carmen Powell

15 Feb 2016 - Honours & Awards WW1 (part 2) : Chris Keys

22 Feb 2016 - Dandenong Maps + preserving family history : Ray Carter

29 Feb 2016 - Honours & Awards WW1 (part 3) : Chris Keys

CGD Archive Facility

25 Feb 2016 - Official opening Hammond Road Archive Facilities

Annual Luncheons:

Date: 18 June 2016

Speakers: Ms Lee Robson Manager Community Arts Culture & Library Services for the City of Greater Dandenong

Fr Jean Mawal theb2016 Citizen of the year for the City of Greater Dandenong

Community Presentations Exhibitions

Date: 24 Feb 2016 - History of the Town Hall - Chris Keys

Date: 6 Jun 2016 - Ross Family - Herbert St Village - Chris Keys

 

2015 Past Events

U3A Lecture Series:

2 Feb 2015 - Foster Family : Chris Keys

9 Feb 2015 - Floods in Dandenong : Ray Carter

16 Feb 2015 - History of Disaster Aid : Bob Powell

23 Feb 2015 - My Family History : Carmen Powell

2 Feb 2015 - History of the Dandenong High School : Gary Matthews & Greta Jungworth

 

Annual Luncheons:

Date: 20 Jun 2015
Speakers: Margo & Tom Hartley - Our lives in Dandenong

Date: 6 Dec 2015 - Christmas Lunch

Community Presentations Exhibitions

Date: 13-15 Nov 2015 - History of the Dandenong Show
 

2014 Past Events

Member Meetings:

Date: 17 Aug 2014
Speakers: All members are invited to bring one object of personal history and inform the audience with a four minute talk.

Date: 13 Apr 2014
Guest Speaker: "The Keys Family in Keysborough"

Annual Luncheon:

Date 21 June 2014
Speakers: Cranbourne Botanic Gardens

Subject: History and tour of cemetery

  • Speaker: Dr Celestina Sagazio
  • Date: 23 Feb 2014
  • Venue: Springvale Botanical Cemetery

UA3 Lecture Series: History Of Dandenong 

  • 3 Feb 2014 - Early Dandenong 1835-1900, Chris Keys
  • 10 Feb 2014 - The Masters family, Ken Masters
  • 17 Feb 2014 - History of Dandenong Market, Jenny Ferguson
  • 24 Feb 2014  - Floods in Dandenong, Ray Carter
  • 17 Mar 2014 - Max Curtain and his influence on the youth of Dandenong in the 1960’s, Carmen Powell
  • 24 Mar 2014 - Influence of the Keys family from 1841 onwards, Chris Keys

 

 

2013 DDHS 50th Anniversary Celebrations  

Exhibition: "Dandenong Then and Now: 1963 - 2013"

21 September to Sunday 6 October 2013
Laurel Lodge, Heritage Hill

Annual Luncheon: "The Future of Dandenong"

Guest speaker: John Bennie CEO, Greater Dandenong
15 June 2013, Dandenong Club

Open General Meeting: "My Days at Dandenong Tech" 

Guest speaker: Bill Carson
Student and teacher, Dandenong Technical School
21 April 2013, Dandenong Show Grounds

"Linton Family History"  

Presentation by Bev & Frank Hammond
19 February 2013

 

2012 Past Events

John O'Rielly and the Fashion Industry

21 October 2012, Houlahan Centre