About Our Association

Begun in 1976 by a group of local enthusiasts, the Association has as it's objectives

1.To create, cultivate and foster an interest in history
2.To collect, research and preserve items of historic interest
3.To search for, proclaim and research sites, building and places of historical interest within the district
4.To arrange a programme of meetings and excursions for it's members

If you would like more information or to become involved in any of these activities please contact a committee member

Visitors are particularly welcome to join in our meetings and activities

Committee Members

ChairmanBill Studholme
PO Box 28
Diamond Harbour 8941
Tel: 03 329 4895
TreasurerPeter Nuthall
43 Bayview Road
Charteris Bay
RD1 Lyttelton
Tel: 03 329 4401
SecretaryJan Studholme
PO Box 28
Diamond Harbour 8941
Tel: 03 329 4895
CommitteePeter and Joy Harding
18 Stoddart Terrace
Church Bay
Tel: 03 329 3356

Louise Swatton
50 Port Levy Road
03 329 3364


$20 per houshold
$12 per single
Casual Donation of $3 per meeting


Evening Meetings held in the Stage Room of the Diamond Harbour Community Centre, usually 2nd Tuesday of each month
No meeting held in January, July or December
Meetings start at 8pm unluss otherwise stated

Tuesday, 9th June Malcolm Pearson
From deck boy on The Pamir to Master Mariner
Tuesday, 11th AugustRichard McElrea
Polar castaways