Membership Benefits

  • The Fitzroy History Society caters for anyone interested in the history of the Fitzroy area. Anyone who is interested in joining is welcome. You don’t have to live in the area to be a member of the Society.
  • The Society conducts a lively program of events each year, including walks and talks. It also plays an active role in preserving Fitzroy’s heritage.
  • Members receive a regular newsletter which advises of upcoming events, reports on recent activities, and includes stories about particular aspects of Fitzroy’s History.  

Our Objectives

  • To promote, encourage and undertake studies of the history of the suburbs of Fitzroy and North Fitzroy, and all matters directly or indirectly relating to it.
  • To document, record, and publish findings for community interest.
  • To promote the collection and compilation of authentic and accurate records relating to the history and cultural heritage of Fitzroy and North Fitzroy.
  • To involve the community, disseminate information, and support the City of Yarra to make records accessible to members of the public.

Membership Subscriptions

We have 3 Categories of  Membership. 

  • Student member $10 per person per year.
  • Individual member $20 per person per year.
  • Family membership $30 per family per year.  

To make renewal easy, all memberships fall for renewal on 1 August each year (around the date of our AGM).

The Society’s Rules

You can view our Rules here (PDF – 28 pages): Fitzroy History Society – Rules

Membership Application/Renewal

There are 3 ways you can submit your application for membership or your membership renewal:


In Person

Please pay when you attend the AGM which is normally held in August.  


Please use this online form: Online Form  

By Post

Please download this Membership Form and send the completed form to us at P.O. Box 180, Fitzroy, 3065 together with your cheque/money order: Membership PDF  

Payment Options

If you use the Online Membership Form, you will be able to select one of these payment options:

  1. Credit Card or Debit Card.
  2. Apple Pay (Apple Device + Safari).
  3. PayPal.
  4. Funds Transfer using PayID.
  5. Funds Transfer using BSB Number and Account Number.

If you download the Membership PDF, you will be able to print a blank form and fill it in by hand, or enter data into the form and then print it.  You can then send your completed form to us with your Cheque/Money Order and send it to us by Post.


If you have any queries, please email us at or write to us at PO Box 180, Fitzroy, 3065.