Phillip Island & District Historical Society

Quarterly lunch meeting


The society will have its first quarterly meeting for 2019 on Wednesday 13 February at the Anzac room in the RSL, cnr Thompson Ave and Cowes-Rhyll rd starting at 12 midday. Cost for two course meal, tea and coffe plus raffle ticket is $20.  Drinks at bar prices. Speaker will be secretary and past curator of Churchill Island, Christine Grayden, speaking about "The Life and Times of Samuel Amess". Alderman Amess of Melbourne City Council built the homestead on Churchill Island in 1872 and led a life dedicated to his succesful building business, civic duties, family and leisure activities - a man of his times!

 A short general meeting will follow lunch and be followed by guest speaker. All welcome but booking is essential. Payment on the day, but to book please contact the treasurer, Judy Gittus, on 0417 390 885 or email