Victorian Artists Society

Join this Vicfix campaign to restore century-old articles on Melbourne's academy for painters

Vicfix is improving the searchability of digitised newspaper articles and making the hidden details of Victoria's rich history available for everyone.

Mount Buffalo

Join this Vicfix campaign to restore newspaper reports of Mount Buffalo to the peak of their potential

Vicfix is improving the searchability of digitised newspaper articles and making the hidden details of Victoria's rich history available for everyone.

CSS 'Shenandoah' in Melbourne

Join this Vicfix campaign to restore details about the CSS Shenandoah's visit to Melbourne

Vicfix is improving the searchability of digitised newspaper articles and making the hidden details of Victoria's rich history available for everyone.

Taking the census

Join this Vicfix campaign and contribute essential data to historic articles about taking the census

Vicfix is improving the searchability of digitised newspaper articles and making the hidden details of Victoria's rich history available for everyone.

About the census

The first census of the colony of Victoria was taken on 25 May 1836, when the newly settled population of Port Phillip consisted of only 142 males and 35 females 'exclusive of aborigines'.

The Immigrants Aid Society

Join this Vicfix campaign to trace the development of the Immigrants Aid Society, founded in 1853

Vicfix is improving the searchability of digitised newspaper articles and making the hidden details of Victoria's rich history available for everyone.

Great Southern Railway

Join this Vicfix campaign to get information about the Great Southern Railway back on track

Vicfix is improving the searchability of digitised newspaper articles and making the hidden details of Victoria's rich history available for everyone.

Market gardens

Join this Vicfix campaign to germinate missing information about turn-of-the-century market gardens

Vicfix is improving the searchability of digitised newspaper articles and making the hidden details of Victoria's rich history available for everyone.

About market gardens in Victoria

From Moorabbin to Kinglake and beyond, a breathtaking variety of heirloom fruits, vegetables and grains were grown for markets in Melbourne and throughout the colony at the turn of the 20th century. 

Royal Brighton Yacht Club

Join this Vicfix campaign and help today's yachties navigate their way through the club's history

Vicfix is improving the searchability of digitised newspaper articles and making the hidden details of Victoria's rich history available for everyone.

About the Royal Brighton Yacht Club

The Royal Brighton Yacht Club was one of Melbourne's first sailing clubs, established in 1875. Since those early days, the RBYC's headquarters has grown from a small lean-to shed on the beach to today's large modern beachfront facility.

Sasha Grishin on ST Gill: The artist as social commentator

  • Date recorded: 10 Aug 2015

  • Duration: 53:01

One object, many stories

  • Date recorded: 23 Apr 2015

  • Duration: 51:30