Our aim is to preserve and share the history of Nillumbik. We have a large archive of photographs, artifacts and historical documents relating to people who have lived in the area and places in the district they lived farmed and mined, with a particular focus on the wider area around Diamond Creek.
Photographs in our Collection
PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE TO ORDER
Please contact the Society if you would like to know about any of the images on this page or to ask about other photographs we have in our collection.
Our Archive contains a large number of photographs dating back into the 1800's covering a wide range of subjects - historic houses, community groups and associations, schools, sporting teams, churches as well as orchards and other agriculture, gold mining, railways and families who were settlers at various times in our district's history. To order photos, simply 'Save As' on the Photo Order Form below, complete and send it to us.
Orme house c1880
Chute Street Diamond Creek c1910
Diamond Creek cricketers c1938
Diamond Creek hall
Steam engine at Hurstbridge 1912
Burke's baker's cart Diamond Creek
Diamond Creek tennis courts with Dr Cordner's car
Diamond Reef hotel c1880
ruins of Diamond Creek goldmine after fire in 1915