Public Hall

Bunyip Hall

  There is one plaque in the hall and a number of pictures donated by the Bunyip & District History Committee. We have included the two photographs with names in the transcriptions, the other photographs are included to present the complete picture. Emil Shelly plaque Transcription In grateful recognition of / the generous assistance /… Read More

Father Pooley Memorial Hall

  Father Wilfred Pooley was the driving force behind the establishment of the rural Catholic settlement of Maryknoll in 1949. More information on Father Pooley and the establishment of Maryknoll can be found at Casey Cardinia – links to our past. A plaque remembering Father Pooley is situated in the hall’s foyer. When we visited… Read More

John Pandazopoulos Hall (Doveton Public Hall)

Doveton Community Centre plaque Transcription Doveton Community Centre March 2011 In 2010 the Art Works outside the Hall were vandalised. The Hall Committee of Management, with the aid of a grant / from the City of Casey Council, hired local artist Tim Oates to restore the Murals and Totem. The original Plaque was found in… Read More

Nar Nar Goon Soldiers Memorial Community Centre

Soldiers Memorial Hall Mural sponsors Transcription Soldiers Memorial Hall / Sponsored by the Nar Nar Goon Bingo Club, Tennis Club, Mariah Hill Alpaca Ranch / Chairo Christian School, St. James Church Iona, Melbourne Aquarium / Community Centre, St. James Catholic School, Bev, Kev, Cara & Matt Mellowship / Cricket Club, St .John’s Anglican Church, Barbara… Read More

Pakenham Upper Community Hall and Church

In 1872, Gembrook South’s first settler, a Mr Matters donated half an acre of land on which a hall to be used as a church and meeting place was to be built. A young Joe Moyle, employed by Mr Matters at the time cleared and fenced the land and the building was erected by volunteers… Read More

Modella Hall

The original Modella Hall was built in 1924 on land donated by Athol Camp and destroyed by fire in November 1976. Community fund raising for a new hall began just one week later and the new hall was opened on 20th April 1979 by Arthur Dawson (a member of the Modella Hall Committee), and assisted… Read More

Yannathan Public Hall

Yannathan Hall World War 1 Honour Board Transcription Yannathan / 1914-1918 Roll of Honor / “They heard the Call.” Harold Gardiner / *Wm. Dunbar Watson / Mark Ridgway / Gordon Burton / *Alexander Denney / George Robertson / Hy. Thompson / Alexr. O’Rourke / Powley Denney / *Thos. Kelly / Wm. Kelly / Len Greaves… Read More

Tonimbuk Hall

World War 1 Roll of Honour Transcription In Honour of / Sergeant FW Jewell / Private FF Pearson / Trooper JH Topp / Corporal H Ellis / Trooper J Sleigh / Private S Sleigh / Private CW Topp / Driver CO Towt / Private A Nylander / Driver JG Jewell / Private W Reardon /… Read More

Nar Nar Goon North Hall

World War 1 Honour Board Transcription The Great War / 1914 – Roll of Honor – 1919 / Past Pupils of State School No 2914 / North Nar Nar Goon Cahir K / +Dore D /  Gaskett W / Gaskett A / Heffernan W / Keddie TL / Keddie BJ /  Moore W / O’Brien JA… Read More

Cardinia Public Hall

Honour Board Transcription Cardinia Public Hall Honour Board Presidents Secretaries 1924 – 46 M. Conroy 1924 – 36 G. B. Beazley 1947 – 48 G. A. Dixon 1937 – 46 H. C. Smith 1949 – 50 D. Threnoworth 1947 – 48 C. L. Chapman 1951 M. M. Conroy 1949 R. Simpkin 1952 – 55 A…. Read More