About

255567_431518750202646_1672265232_n-1Central Highlands Historical Association [CHHA] is a vital link in the regional history network being the umbrella association for over 30 historical societies, museums and family history organisations in the central highlands region of Victoria. CHHA continues to be an active and innovative organisation. It is represented at Local and State levels on matters of joint concern to its members.

Banner photograph: Australia Day, Bungaree, taken by Dorothy Wickham

Aims and Purposes: 

Formed in 1984 the inaugural CHHA meeting was held on Saturday 23 June 1984, at the Ballarat City Library in Camp Street, Ballarat.

  • A main focus of CHHA is to assist its member societies by developing and maintaining resources and information networks.
  • To promote history and heritage in the region
  • To encourage the preservation and conservation of heritage
  • To promote and encourage easier public access to records through local museums and societies

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Meetings 2017

Ordinary Meetings are held on Saturdays. 10.00am for 10.30am start

EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO ATTEND

4 Mar 2017             BALLARAT MECHANICS’ INSTITUTE

3 JUNE 2017            BACCHUS MARSH

5 AUGUST               MALDON MUSEUM & ARCHIVES ASSOCIATION

4 NOVEMBER         BUNGAREE – AGM – Moorabool Reservoir Pavilion

 


MEETINGS 2016

Ordinary Meetings are held on Saturdays. 10.00am for 10.30am start

5 Mar 2016                   CRESWICK

7 May 2016                   DAYLESFORD

6 Aug 2016                    BALLARAT

5 Nov 2016                    AVOCA – AGM


Committee 2017

  • Carolyn Haas (President)
  • Derek Reid (Vice President)
  • Tony O’Shea (Treasurer)
  • Dorothy Wickham (Secretary)
  • Chrissy Stancliffe (Committee)
  • Frances Fiddian (Committee)
  • Pam Toom (Committee)
  • Simon  Dennis (Committee)

CONTACT: PO Box 139W, Ballarat West, VICTORIA, 3350

 

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  1. Well done CHHA on a great day at Buninyong for your AGM. Congratulations Carolyn Haas on nomination as president, Marj Poole as vice-president, Tony O’Shea as Treasurer and other committee members. Thanks to Anne Beggs Sunter and Simon Dennis for a beautiful walk around Buninyong historic village.

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