Newsletters

In downloadable pdf form.

January 2014

April 2014

June 2014 – Bryan Brothers windmills.

September 2014 – Bryan Brothers windmills.

November 2014 – Colac butter for Japan; Lake Colac early boating.

January 2015 – Lake Corangamite early boating; Swimming in Lake Colac; the West Coast Railway story

March 2015 – Colac P & A Society Heritage Festival; The Firewood Trade; Colac's Clarke Windmills; Cream Boating.

June 2015 – World War 1 – A letter from the Front from Richard Bassett to Irene Sitlington; At the Drive-In.

August 2015 – From the wartime letters of Richard Bassett; The 'Troc' (Trocadero); Remembering some early times of seasonal harvesting, Part 1.

November 2015 – Further extracts from the letters of Richard Bassett, 1915; History of the apron; Remembering some early times of seasonal harvesting, Part 2.

May 2016 – The first Kanyana Festival; The 'Big Anchor' and the drying lake adventure; The Victree Waste Burner.

August 2016 – Richard Bassett – From Fromelles to Colac; The Life of VR Steam Locomotive J536.