Articles

Articles and historical accounts of Rye and surrounds

Articles and News from the Rye Historical Society

P.S. Hygeia

The Hygeia was considered the most luxuriously appointed paddle steamer ever built for Australian service.

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P.S. Ozone

Ozone was commissioned by the Bay Excursion Company and relocated to Australia.

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Rye / Tootgarook Subdivisions

History of the Rye & Tootgarook Subdivisions from Pre 1924 till 1957.

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Rye Street Name Origins

Origins of Rye & Tootgarook Street Names.

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Lands Guide

A guide to finding records of Crown land at Public Record Office Victoria.

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LOCATION:

"The Old Schoolhouse" Rye Primary School,
Collingwood Street, Rye Vic 3941

The Museum is open on the first Sunday of each month 2pm - 4pm.

Contact Us

Email: ryehistoricalsociety@gmail.com
Mail: PO Box 65, Rye 3941
Office hours:  Tuesdays  9.30am - 12.30pm

Meetings:

2pm, Fourth Monday of each month
St Andrews Anglican Church Hall
35 Lyons Street, Rye
Guest speakers.  Visitors Welcome.
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Catch up with the latest goings on with the Society
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