November 2022 Meeting

November 2022 Meeting

The Rye Historical Society held its monthly meeting on October 24th at the Rye Community House. The guest speaker was John Wilson, President of  the Rye RSL. John gave a very informative talk in which he provided details in regard to the workings of the RSL and...
Rye, A Book of Memories

Rye, A Book of Memories

Rye Post Office Official records show that the first Post Office was opened on the 18th January 1858 as Tootgarook Post Office using number 165. There is, however some possibility that the Post office operated for some time from the school or teacher’s residence of...