Membership benefits

  • The Fitzroy History Society is for anyone interested in the history of the Fitzroy area. 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.

We have 3 categories of  membership

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

All memberships fall for renewal on 1 August each year.

Membership application / renewal

There are 3 ways you can join or renew:

In person: Please pay at the AGM.

Online: Please use the online form.

By post: Download the PDF membership form and send the completed form to us at P.O. Box 180, Fitzroy, 3065 together with your cheque.

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.


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