Sandringham Library

SDHS Annual General Meeting 

38TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Sunday 24 March 2023 at 2pm Sandringham Library Meeting Room Waltham Street, Sandringham     We are very pleased to announce our speaker for the Society’s 38th Annual General Meeting, Dr Margaret Anderson.     Margaret Anders ...


The Castlefield estate

On Friday 8th December President Kristin Allen, Committee member Margaret Tripp and volunteer Di McDonald met with the State Minister for Veterans Affairs The Hon. Natalie Suleyman and MLC Ryan Batchelor and members of the Castlefield Project Centenary C ...


Sandy Village Festival

The Sandy Village Festival was certainly wet especially in the morning. However, the volunteers of the Society were not deterred and, nor it seems, were others. There was a sizeable amount of interest in the Society, a number of sales and even new member ...

Osborne Park

Sandy Festival

Come to the Village on Saturday, 2 December. There will be something for everyone; music, food, market stalls. The Historical Society will be opening our doors, selling replicas of old land sale notices ( amongst other publications), talking about Baysid ...

Sandringham Library

Final Members gathering 2023

Final Members gathering 2023 On Dec 10 at 2 we will hold our final members gathering for the year and have a Christmas celebration. We will meet at the library. We would love to see as many people as possible.

Office Window

Our “new” rooms

We are now well and truly settled in our new office. Our collection is with us, having spent 2 years in storage or on a pallet. We are still organising but we are well settled. Our windows are constantly changing and many people stop to look. Come and vi ...

Black Rock Clock Tower T Valenta

The Iconic Black Rock Clock Tower

The Black Rock Clock Tower located on Beach Road, at the intersection with Bluff and Balcombe Roads is unique – there is no other landmark like it on Port Phillip Bay. Designed and built in 1959, the Clock Tower was bequeathed by a Black Rock resident ...

Sandringham Library


To Be Held 2pm on Sunday 25 September 2022 Sandringham Library, Waltham Street, Sandringham (enter Meeting Room from Abbott Street) Professor Ian Clark will speak on his research into indigenous history in the local area. Professor Clark h ...