Opening hours, 2023
Volunteers work in the History Centre on Mondays and Tuesdays, 10am – 2pm. Researchers are also welcome at this time. The Centre is also open Thursday and Friday afternoons 1.30 to 4.30 pm and Sunday 2 to 4 pm for visitors. Access to resources by members and the public can also be organised by appointment.

Present Displays

Aprons in the Historical Society’s collection

    Family Gatherings
    If you are planning a family history reunion in Colac and district and wish to advertise here, please contact us.

    Past Events

    Celebrating 40 years
    It is 40 years since the Colac & District Family History Group began. At our final meeting for 2021 we celebrated with a special afternoon tea. Click here to listen to some founding members reminisce about the early days of the group

    Past presidents cutting 40th birthday cake
    Current President Diana with past presidents Molly and Liz, cutting the 40th birthday cake together