Last updated:

August 31, 2018

Researching the State's archival collection can be a rewarding research journey. We offer occasional tours and other events throughout the year to help you navigate archival research and find the records you're looking for. If there are no events scheduled below please check back. 

 

In The Shadows exhibition launch

dark photo of a lit up sign that says open for supper til 1.30am Talk
Victorian Archives Centre
99 Shiel Street, North Melbourne

We're launching a new photographic exhibition featuring archival images from the collections of PROV and NAA alongside contemporary street photography from Alicia Valle Serrano, Richard Harris, Michael Edwards, Sarah Ruhullah, Kelly Tang, Andrew Wilson, Mark Forbes, Andrew Tan, Cathrin Plunkett, Adrian Whear and Liz Kajko. Join us for drinks and nibbles to celebrate the launch of this exhibition, including a floor talk by the curators.

The exhibition will run through until early 2020.

FREE
FREE
Book Now

Records Management Network

istock Talk
Victorian Archives Centre
99 Shiel Street, North Melbourne

This Records Management Network (RMN) session will focus on recordkeeping in the health sector. 

The RMN was established to provide a forum for knowledge exchange and discussion on issues affecting records management in the Public Sector. 

FREE
FREE
Book Now

Place of Deposit collections day: Ballarat

photo of a hand holding a tape Training
Eureka Centre
102 Stawell Street South
Ballarat Central

This is an information session for PROV's Place of Deposit (POD) Network (and for community groups interested in finding out more about the program). It is an all day event with speakers from Public Record Office Victoria as well as practical demonstrations about caring for and digitising archival collections from Victoria Collections staff (Australian Museum and Gallery Association Victoria).

Please note this is a repeat of the POD workshop held at the Victorian Archives Centre earlier this year aimed at those who couldn't attend that event.

FREE
FREE
Book Now

Local History Grants information session

black and white photo of men working in a field Talk
Victorian Archives Centre
99 Shiel Street, North Melbourne

This session is for those interested in finding out more about the Local History Grants Program administered by Public Record Office Victoria.

The session will cover an overview of the program, how to apply, and what type of projects are funded. There will also be an opportunity to ask questions specific to your group or organisation's project/s.

Applications open for the next round of funding on the 6th of November 2019 and close on the 8th of January 2020. 

FREE
FREE
Book Now

Complete your book in 2020

photo of glasses leaning on a book Training
Victorian Archives Centre
99 Shiel Street North Melbourne

Author Hazel Edwards is offering a year-long non-fiction masterclass next year, with the aim of participants completing their books by December 2020. The workshop will run in the Victorian Archives Centre conference room on the first Friday of each month throughout 2020.

$660
$660
Book Now