Happenings

 

The Next Meeting of The First Fleet Fellowship Vic Inc. will be held on

Sunday – 19 April 2015 at 1.00pm (Committee meets 10.00 am) 

Venue:   Meeting Room, Mission to Seafarers 717 Flinders Street, Melbourne.

Parking available in the Multi Storey Car Park next door to the Mission in Siddeley Street Melbourne (street entrances from Flinders Street) Flat rate of $11.00 Sundays There is also all day parking at the rear of the Mission building

(Access drive at the back of the Mission) – Weekend rates apply City Circle Trams pass the Mission doors and it is in walking distance from the

Southern Cross Railway Station

 

 

Wattle for the web Honouring 1914 -1918  If you are a First Fleeter and would like to see stories of your WW1 descendants on our site, please make contact.

 

 

 

 

What’s new under Honouring 1914-1918
William Broughton descendants, one being
Major-General Sir William Throsby Bridges KCB CMG and his horse Sandy

Elizabeth Hayward descendants; another seven have been included to her already growing family (includes Dr Guy Stewart Taylor and Sister Ruth Stewart Taylor)

What’s new under Stories
Did you know that George Guest bought the first sheep to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) and grew the first Pear Tree.  George Guest is our latest First Fleeter under Stories

Now in stock The Line Press Maritime theme products (The Line Press was established in 1994 and is a family owned business based in Melbourne, Australia.  All their products are designed in conjunction with local artists) Check out Trading Post