Phillip Island & District Historical Society

Books For Sale

Last updated on 01-Oct-20

The Phillip Island History DVD (2017)  $10 + $5 postage. (running time 15 mins)


Books for sale stocked by the society at the museum:

At Home on the Hill, Vols 1 and 2, by Pamela Rothfield. 2019 The early years of Phillip Island Cemetery and stories of those who are buried there from those years. $35  Volume one was Commended in the 2019 Victorian Community History Awards.

An Island Family by Mary Karney, 2014, $20.00

Coastal Guide to Nature and History 2: Mornington Peninsula’s ocean shore, Western Port, Phillip Island and French Island by Graham Patterson, 2014, $25

Western Port Fishermen, by Helen Hannan and Bruce Bennet, 2010, $25

Celebrating our Sporting Past, Vol 2: Stories inspired by images from Bass Coast’s Sporting and Leisure History, 2007, $5

Books by David Williams featuring his colourful water colour paintings:

Memories, Moonahs and Marine Marvels, 1999, $10

Wildflower Wonderlands of Victoria, 1997, $10

A Soldier in the Family: A source book for Australian military genealogy from the First Fleet to the Gulf War. Allan Box, 1994, $20

The Forgotten Island - an oral and social history of French Island, Angela Borelli, 2016. $30


Please enquire from for postage and handling which is charged in addition to book price.


Send cheque or postal order with your book order to the Treasurer, PO Box 816, COWES, 3922. Or email your order to and pay by direct debit:

BSB 633-000 A/C # 151829389

A/C NAME: Phillip Island & District Historical Society Inc General Account

BANK: Bendigo Bank

REFERENCE (Your surname)


Orders will be delivered by postal service.