This page lists the Rowville-Lysterfield History Project local stories in the order they were published in the Rowville-Lysterfield Community News, from November 1990 onwards.

2006 June

  • SCANDAL AS MELBOURNE GIRL WEDS ESCAPEE FROM ROWVILLE POW CAMP

2006 May

  • SCANDAL AS MELBOURNE GIRL WEDS ESCAPEE FROM ROWVILLE POW CAMP

2006 March

  • PLENTY OF FUN AT THE ROWVILLE DRIVE IN THEATRE

2006 December

  • CUSTOMS OF THE ABORIGINES – CEREMONY OF TANDERRUM
  • WILLIAM DANA

2005 December

  • Happy Centenary Rowville

2005 September

  • The Rowville Drive In Theatre

2005 July

  • The Rowville Wishing Well

2005 May

  • Shops in Rowville

2005 February

  • Obituary: Daniel Draper

2004 December

  • OBITUARY PAT DOOLAN: 1931-2004
  • OBITUARY: MARLENE HOBBS 1938-2004

2004 November

  • Frank Finn (1925-2001)
  • OBITUARY: KATH FINN
  • Herbert Bailey’s War Diary
  • Herbert Bailey’s War Diary 5

2004 September

  • OBITUARY: CRAIG SELL
  • OBITUARY: ALAN PROUSE

2004 August

  • LOCAL LEGEND DEBUNKED
  • AUSTRALIA’S IDOL – NELLIE STEWART

2004 May

  • ATTEMPTED MURDER IN THE POLICE PADDOCKS
  • OBITUARY: GEORGE BUTTIGIEG 1922 – 2004
  • OBITUARY: BENU PRAHAD ADHIKARI
  • Attempted Murder in the Police Paddocks

2004 April

  • OBITUARY: MARLENE MANN 1939 – 2004

2004 March

  • BRIAN SEYMOUR REMEMBERS
  • Happy 100th Birthday Nellie

2004 February

  • DAVID LONG REMEMBERS
  • OBITUARY: JENNY CAIN 1956 – 2003
  • DAVID LONG REMEMBERS

2003 November

  • HISTORY of the ROWVILLE CRICKET CLUB
  • STEWART FINN REMEMBERS
  • Rowville Cricket Club The 50 Year Team
  • STEWART FINN REMEMBERS
  • Rowville Cricket Club – The 50 Year Team

2003 October

  • OBITUARY: Lois Vancam

2003 September

  • VERN SULLIVAN REMEMBERS
  • VERN SULLIVAN REMEMBERS

2003 August

  • OBITUARY: HARRY JAMES DUNSCOMBE

2003 July

  • RUTH WRIGHT REMEMBERS
  • RUTH WRIGHT REMEMBERS

2003 April

  • William Saurin Lyster

2003 March

  • The 1973 Bush Fire in Lysterfield and Rowville

2003 February

  • CENTENARY OF ROWVILLE – 2003 OR 2005?
  • CENTENARY OF ROWVILLE – 2003 OR 2005?

2002 December

  • Clara Ellen Davison 1918-2002
  • Edward Joseph Drane 1939-2002
  • Growing Up In Lysterfield in the 1 930s by Heather B. Ronald
  • Growing up in Lysterfield in the 1930s
  • Clare Davison 1918-2002
  • Edward Joseph Drane 1939-2002

2002 November

  • Herbert Bailey Remembers (Part 4)
  • David Mitchell

2002 October

  • Dandenong Water Supply Polluted at Heany Park by Shaggy Dog

2002 September

  • Exners and Mosigs

2002 August

  • FREDERICK EXNER
  • DIANE WILLIAMS

2002 June

  • CLARE DAVISON (nee WRIGHT) Remembers (Part One)

2002 March

  • GEORGE GILL REMEMBERS
  • Death of Miss Mary Gunn
  • lan Robert Gibb 1945-2001

2002 February

  • Rosemary Raymond

2001 December

  • THE NATIVE POLICE CORPS IN ROWVILLE

2001 November

  • THE WAR DIARY OF HERBERT BAILEY

2001 October

  • THE STARLIGHT RESERVE

2001 August

  • BELIEFS OF THE ABORIGINES PART 3

2001 July

  • HOBBS Keith Hobbs Remembers

2001 June

  • Peter Nugent (1938-2001)

2001 May

  • Allen Conduit Remembers

2001 April

  • BELIEFS OF THE ABORIGINES PART 2
  • Beliefs of the Aborigines – Part 2

2001 March

  • THE ROWVILLE WATER SYNDICATE

2001 February

  • Bernard Milton Seebeck M.B.E., J.P

2000 November

  • A Walk Around Stamford Park

2000 September

  • STEVENS Michael Stevens Remembers

2000 July

  • RIMINGTON & ASHWIN Frank Rimington and Ernie Ashwin Remember
  • Frank Rimington and Ernie Ashwin Remember

2000 May

  • The Rowville and Lysterfield Military Camps
  • THE ROWVILLE AND LYSTERFIELD MILITARY CAMPS

2000 March

  • FORDHAM Connie Fordham Remembers – Again!
  • CONNIE FORDHAM REMEMBERS – AGAIN!

2000 February

  • GOLDING Albert Golding writes about the old days

1999 December

  • THE HISTORY OF THE ROWVILLE-LYSTERFIELD DISTRICT

1999 November

  • BAILEY The War Diary of Herbert Bailey (2)

1999 October

  • REID Sue Reid

1999 September

  • Beliefs of the Aborigines

1999 July

  • SMITH Arthur Smith Remembers

1999 May

  • BEILHARZ Kurt Beilharz Remembers

1999 April

  • HILL Ivy and Jim Hill

1999 March

  • ARNOTT Darren Arnott Remembers
  • Lightwood Park Sub-Division

1999 February

  • GILLIGAN Irene Gilligan

1998 December

  • The Rowville Progress Association

1998 October

  • CLOSTER Frank Closter Remembers

1998 September

  • Rowville Primary School – Paul Quinlivan Remembers

1998 August

  • RIMINGTON Frank Rimington Remembers

1998 July

  • Brief Account of the Aborigines of Australia Felix

1998 June

  • Dairy Farming in the 1950s

1998 April

  • STURROCK (nee BICKERTON) Mary Sturrock Remembers

1998 January

  • POWER Bryan Power

1997 December

  • HOBBS Hedley Hobbs Remembers

1997 October

  • FINN Frank and Kath Finn Remember

1997 September

  • FAIRBAIRN John and Eileen Fairbairn Remember
  • Peregrine Reserve

1997 May

  • CLOW Rev. James Clow Writes to Governor La Trobe

1997 April

  • VANCAM Lois and Ray Vancam Remember

1997 February

  • LYSTERFIELD QUARRIES Jack Smith Remembers

1996 December

  • Friberg: Stories behind the Rowville-Lysterfield Ward Names

1996 November

  • BAILEY The War Diary of Herbert Bailey (1)

1996 October

  • TAYLOR: Stories behind the Rowville-Lysterfield Ward Names

1996 September

  • Tirhatuan: Stories behind the Rowville-Lysterfield Ward Names

1996 August

  • A History of Lysterfield
  • A Right to Heritage
  • Historic Lysterfield Avenue of Honour

1996 June

  • FAELLA Phil Faella Remembers

1996 May

  • Rowville Red Cross Unit

1996 April

  • PIKE (nee WILLIAMS) Alma Pike Remembers

1996 March

  • Lysterfield Primary School – the early history

1996 February

  • Lysterfield Progress Association Hall

1995 December

  • DOOLAN Pat Doolan Remembers

1995 October

  • TAYLOR Alf Taylor 1918 – 1995
  • ALBERNI Market Gardening with the Albernis

1995 August

  • The Landowners of Rowville

1995 July

  • The Gallipoli Lone Pine Lives On

1995 June

  • MEURS Chris Meurs Remembers

1995 May

  • Dedication of Second World War Monument

1995 March

  • DOBSON (nee TAYLOR) Growing up with Anne Dobson

1995 February

  • GILL Nellie Gill Remembers

1994 December

  • The History of the Rowville Junior Football Club

1994 October

  • GREENLAND (nee BAILEY) Eve Greenland Remembers

1994 September

  • STEININGER Mahdi Steininger (1936-1994)
  • GILL (nee McINTYRE) Violet Gill Remembers

1994 August

  • PURVES John Purves
  • McINTYRE (nee Martin) Margaret McIntyre 1886 – 1994
  • GILLIGAN Martin Joseph

1994 June

  • Discovering the History of Rowville and Lysterfield

1994 May

  • History of the 1st Rowville Guide Company

1994 April

  • POWELL Bill Powell Remembers

1994 March

  • GIBB Harold Gibb Remembers

1994 February

  • BOLCH Grace Bolch Remembers

1993 December

  • Rowville Preschool, Wellington Road (1969 – 1993)

1993 November

  • RAYMOND Harry Raymond 1907 – 1993

1993 October

  • Rowville Military Camp

1993 August

  • History of Lysterfield and District

1993 July

  • Stamford Park Dairy

1993 June

  • JENKINS (nee DRUMMOND) Betty Jenkins Remembers

1993 May

  • Name Origins of Some Places in Rowville

1993 April

  • The Native Police Cemetary

1993 March

  • Name Origins of Places in Rowville and Lysterfield
  • DUNSCOMBE Jean Dunscombe 1929 – 1993

1993 February

  • Dandenong Police Paddocks

1992 December

  • ROW The Row Family of Stamford Park

1992 October

  • 50th Anniversary of the Rowville Fire Brigade

1992 September

  • Fox Hunt at Rowville

1992 August

  • GILLIGAN Lawrence Joseph Gilligan
  • ASTON Michael and Moya Aston Remember

1992 June

  • Stamford Park in the 1920s

1992 May

  • TAMPE Albert Tampe

1992 April

  • BERGIN The Bergin Family of Rowville

1992 March

  • D’ANDREA The D’Andrea Family of Heany Park Road

1992 February

  • TRESISE Max and Sally Tresise Remember
  • History of the Dandenong Valley Metropolitan Park Area

1991 December

  • Scouting in Rowville – The Early Years

1991 November

  • DOBSON Ann 1909 – 1991
  • RAYMOND Harry and Rose Raymond Remember

1991 October

  • FORDHAM Frank Fordham 1907 – 1991

1991 September

  • It Seemed Like A Good Idea At The Time!

1991 August

  • Heany Park

1991 July

  • DOBSON Gordon Dobson Remembers

1991 May

  • DUNSCOMBE (nee GOLDING) Jean Dunscombe Remembers
  • McQUEEN Arch McQueen

1991 April

  • GILLIGAN Irene Gilligan Remembers

1991 March

  • McQUEEN Arch McQueen Remembers

1991 February

  • TAYLOR Alf Taylor Remembers

1990 December

  • HEADING Jim Heading Remembers

1990 November

  • FORDHAM Connie Fordham Remembers