MDHS Events

Visitors warmly welcomed

Please see below the MDHS Event Calendar

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Coffee Morning 10:30 am
Coffee Morning @ Meeting Room, Mornington Fire Brigade
Feb 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
The next Mornington & District Historical Society coffee morning is on Tuesday February 12th 2019 at 10.30 am in the meeting room, Mornington Fire Brigade, Cnr Nepean Highway and Separation Street Mornington. The guest speaker[...]
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2019
Coffee Morning @ Meeting Room, Mornington Fire Brigade
Feb 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

The next Mornington & District Historical Society coffee morning is on Tuesday February 12th 2019 at 10.30 am in the meeting room, Mornington Fire Brigade, Cnr Nepean Highway and Separation Street Mornington. The guest speaker is John Hedley, a roof tiler, specialising in slate roofing. John has worked on several Mornington houses including Southdean. Cost is $5.00 per head including refreshments. All welcome- bring a friend.

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11
Tue
2020
BALUK ARTS CENTRE @ BALUK ARTS CENTRE
Feb 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:55 am

Continuing with our further understanding of our First Peoples, we will be given a talk about the current exhibition they are holding and then be shown how to make a feather headpiece.
Afterwards, we could go to the next street for coffee or an early lunch at Commonfolk Coffee Company 16 Progress Street.

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Wed
2020
Bus Trip to To NOBELIUS MUSEUM at Emerald Lake @ Bus stop opposite Ross Street Mornington
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

Departure from Mornington bus stop opposite Ross Street. 

The 4.5-hectare heritage site was part of the world-famous Nobelius Nursery started in 1886 by Swedish immigrant Carl Axel Nobelius.
The bus will leave from Main St (opposite Ross St and D.O.C.) at 9.30 am. Morning tea on arrival at the museum.
There are nearby cafes and a hotel for lunch or bring your own picnic to have in the park.
The bus will return to Mornington by 5 pm.
Cost $45. Includes bus, entry to museum and morning tea. Please contact Libby Gillingham 0409 149 089 to book your ticket ASAP.

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10
Tue
2020
Coffee Morning at the Mornington Fire Brigade Rooms @ Mornington Fire Brigade Rooms
Mar 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Mornington Fire Brigade Rooms
THE BEACH BOXES OF THE MORNINGTON PENINSULA

Our Vicky will give us a talk on the famous beach boxes on our Beaches.

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14
Tue
2020
Coffee Morning @ Fossil Beach, Mt. Martha
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

We will visit the ruins of the old cement works to see what Ian Stevenson and his group has done with the Council to preserve what is left and to educate any visitors to the site. Afterwards, we can go to the Dava for coffee and/or lunch. Meet at the foreshore car park between Gleneagles and Bentons Road

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12
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2020
Coffee Morning at the Mornington Fire Brigade Rooms @ Mornington Fire Brigade Rooms
May 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Mornington Fire Brigade Rooms

Robert Spicer was a Navy diver during the Vietnam War.

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9
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2021
COFFEE MORNING @ Mornington RSL Club rooms
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Tuesday 9th February 10.30 Mornington RSL Clubrooms 
                                 4/27 Virginia Street, Mornington. Plenty of parking
                                 COFFEE MORNING Guest Speaker: Robert Spicer
                 Robert was a Navy Clearance Diver in the Vietnam War
                                 And he has a story with pictures to tell us.                  $5 cash, please
 
This is our first coffee morning for 2021 and after THAT year so
come and join us.
We will have COVID conditions, so please wear
a mask.
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2021
Coffee Morning @ Mornington RSL Club rooms
Mar 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday 9th March 10.30 AM

$5 – Coffee Morning at Mornington RSL Rooms,

Virginia Street Mornington

Speaker: Ian McCann –

Mornington’s Picture Show Man,

all welcome.

Jun
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2021
Coffee Morning Posponed @ Mornington RSL Club rooms
Jun 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Postponed due to Covid restrictions – 

Tuesday 8th June 10.30 AM

$5 – Coffee Morning at Mornington RSL Rooms,

Virginia Street Mornington

 

all welcome.