St Kilda Timeline

St Kilda Timeline (3)

This area is intended to give you a general appreciation of the significant events that occurred in St Kilda's history in chronological order.

Before 1800 Yalukit-Willam, a sub-branch of the Boon Wurrung territorial group within the Kulin Nation, were the traditional owners of…
1900s 1901: The Duke and Duchess of York arrive at St Kilda Pier to open the first national parliament -…
1950s St Kilda becomes increasingly ‘run-down’. Young artists and musicians benefit from the cheap housing. Acland Street's café society blossoms…

The St Kilda Historical Society respectfully acknowledges:

Yalukut Weelam clan

The traditional lands of the Yalukut Weelam clan and the continuing relationship of the Boon Worrung people to our local area

City of Port Phillip

The continuing support of the City of Port Phillip


The contribution made by past and present volunteers

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