We need your help! We have a large number of amazing Debutante photos and we are trying to identify those in the photos as well as confirm the dates of the balls. The photos were very kindly donated to us by The Corowa Historical Society and come from Gerry Brown’s […]

Debutante Photos – we need names!


Research undertaken by one member, David Valentine has lead him to nominate the Rutherglen Common School, No. 522, for inclusion on the Victorian Heritage Register. David is on a mission to prove that we truly have a Common School that is unique. Go David !!! David identified that our Common […]

Rutherglen Common School the first Free, Secular and Compulsory School ...



Interested in the history of Rutherglen join us and learn more :- Formed in 1964, The Rutherglen Historical Society promotes and encourages the study of the local history of Rutherglen and its District by collecting, cataloguing and maintaining local historical artefacts and promoting the compilation of authentic historical records of […]

New Members Required!


DELWP Hume 27 September at 11:46 ·  There are over 1,200 Committees of Management in Victoria who oversee the management of Crown land reserves. Made up of volunteers, the committees perform a valuable service to their local communities. The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning has provided the Rutherglen Historical Reserve Committee […]

Museum Gets New Roof