31st August 2019
Interested in a walking tour around the streets of New Farm?
Here’s a chance to view a selection of local landmarks and to hear a little of their architecture and social history, from society member Gerard Benjamin.
The event is […]
24th August 2019
The late Dr Harry Windsor—who once lived in a house on Merthyr Road—recalls as a child accompanying his father on his medical rounds.
Pointed out to him were the red crosses on the front doors of some houses during […]
27th July 2019
At our July meeting we welcome back George Symons with more stories about his Greek background,this time from the other side of the family in Melbourne.
“My grandfather ran the Mangos Cafe in Chapel Street, Windsor […]
22nd June 2019
This suburb’s crime past…
New Farm hasn’t always been the suburb that rates a nine out of 10 for tranquillity.
Go back 30 or more years and the reaction was likely to be, “New Farm? Why on earth would you […]