The main reason to join the Historical Society is to lend your support to the work we do in raising awareness of our cultural heritage, initiating historical research, and preserving the Collection of significant objects, memorabilia, documents, and recorded histories about St Kilda, Elwood, and Balaclava.
The small annual membership fee ($20 or $15 concession) is designed to encourage membership and help with our administrative, Collection management, and research project costs.
Your membership benefits include:
- access to ‘Members Only’ events
- volunteer opportunities
- a regular Newsletter (April, August, December issues)
- news and event invitations emailed directly to your inbox
- local expertise to assist you source heritage information, and
- constitutional voting rights and eligibility to nominate for election to the Committee of Management
How to join:
Pay your membership fee ($20 per person or $15 concession) by direct bank transfer to the bank account details shown here.
Account Number: 363887
Account Name: St Kilda Historical Society
PLEASE NOTE: IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO INCLUDE YOUR SURNAME ON THE BANKING TRANSACTION OTHERWISE WE WON’T KNOW WHO PAID THE FEES.
Fill in the ‘Membership Application Form’ below advising your payment details
You will receive an email confirming that your request has been received and that your membership is pending confirmation by the Committee of Management.
Yearly Membership is $20 per person and $15 Concession.
Membership fees are due from 1 July.
Our collection has been built by the generous donations of many past members and supporters. To build the collection even further for the future, we need many more donations.
If you think you have something that might be of use to us and would like to gift it, please contact the Secretary or President and discuss it with us.
Most items are usually very gratefully received. However we still need to go through an accessioning process to ensure that the items in question meet our Collection Policy, particularly large items.
For details about our Collection Policy, please click here.