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  • Access Geelong Heritage Centre Archives
  • Purchase  Historical Publications
  • Start A Family Tree
  • Research my Home or Property
  • View Historic images of Geelong

Centre closure

During the Christmas and New Year period, the Geelong Heritage Centre will close at 5:00pm on Wednesday 24 December 2014 and reopen at 10:00am on Monday 12 January 2015.


A Treasure from the Collection

New film of early Geelong, 1938-1946, 14 minutes 44 seconds, colour, silent.

Geelong Heritage Centre – Family and Local History

The Geelong Heritage CentreThe Geelong Heritage Centre is Victoria’s largest regional archive. With 1.8km of public and private records, extensively described in catalogues and indexes, you are sure to find the information you need.

Staff and volunteers at the Heritage Centre preserve the collective memories of the Barwon Region’s people and places in the form of paper documents, books, photographs, film, and other artefacts.

Records produced by local government, businesses, clubs, societies, churches and individuals are made accessible for cultural enjoyment, education, family history, writing, publishing and administrative recall.

Visitor Information

Opening Hours
Monday to Friday, 10:00am-5:00pm

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Contacting Us...
  • Online  Email us, feedback
  • Phone  03 5272 4970
  • In Person  26 Moorabool Street, Geelong
    (Top Floor, National Wool Museum)
  • Post  PO Box 104, Geelong VIC 3220