Lost Schools

Lost Schools (8)

St Kilda was the home of many early schools. Here you will find short descriptions of some of them.

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Address Lansmere, 59 Alma Road, St Kilda Date Established August 1875 Date Closed December 1886 Edward Littlejohn Backhouse began holding…
History of Clyde School awaiting further research and uploading.
Advertisement in The Argus newspaper 29.9.1855 p.3The Colligate School was established on 10th October 1853 by Charles Action Goslett, First…
195-201 Alma Road, St Kilda East (encompassing the properties either side of Wilgah Street) Argus 6.1.1891 p.8. In ca 1890…
Enter history of Queens College.
Modern Address: 168-172 Barkly Street, St Kilda (east side) James Bonwick met Alexander Gillespie on his return voyage to Australia…
Enter history of St Kilda Grammar
Address Lansmere, 59 Alma Road, St Kilda Date Established 8 February 1887 Date Closed December 1913 Argus 13.11.1886 p.12Miss Hatchell…

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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

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