Villa Street Reveal

A look at what’s been happening to date with the Villa Street Project.

Talking History – Dickebusch St, the street with no front doors

Kate Dyson lead us through the extraordinary stories of the residents of Dickebusch, in this street of WW1 War Service homes.

Annerley-Stephens History Group

A brief introduction to what ASHG does …

Ways to engage with the Annerley-Stephens History Group

There are many ways you can connect with ASGH …

Our Publications

ASHG actively publishes local history books about the areas covered by the former Stephens shires. Books are available for purchase. A reference set is available at ASHGs history room and at Annerley Library.

Coming up April-June 2024

Much is happening in the History Room: Talking History Events, Work on the Villa Street Project, and Drop in days.

Untangling Yeronga: Naming a suburb

Untangling Yeronga: Naming a suburb

Interested in how suburbs get their name? Come along to the ASHG Talking History at 7.00 pm on Monday 4 March and hear Michael Macklin tell the story of how the suburb Yeronga got its name. The talk will be in the multi purpose room at the Yeronga Community Centre,...

Upcoming Events

May
22
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
May 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
May
29
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
May 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
May
30
Thu
9:00 am Official Opening, Yeronga Commun... @ Yeronga Community Centre
Official Opening, Yeronga Commun... @ Yeronga Community Centre
May 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Official Opening, Yeronga Community Centre including the History Room @ Yeronga Community Centre
ASHG’s history room is in the new Yeronga Community Centre (YCC). The Hon. Leeanne Enoch MP will officially launch the YCC at 10.00 am on Thursday 30 May.  The Centre including the History Room will[...]
Jun
3
Mon
6:00 pm Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Jun 3 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
 
7:00 pm Talking History: Rise and Fall o... @ Yeronga Community Centre, 62 Park Rd, Yeronga (enter via Villa Street)
Talking History: Rise and Fall o... @ Yeronga Community Centre, 62 Park Rd, Yeronga (enter via Villa Street)
Jun 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Talking History: Rise and Fall of Services Stations in Annerley, Mark Baker @ Yeronga Community Centre, 62 Park Rd, Yeronga (enter via Villa Street)
 
Jun
5
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jun
12
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jun
19
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jun
21
Fri
10:00 am Talking History: Walk in the War... @ Villa
Talking History: Walk in the War... @ Villa
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The walk is led by Pauline Peel with Jeanette Wiley and Wendie Hirsch. It is an easy walk of about 2-3 ks. The award-winning writer Jessica Anderson lived at 56 Villa Street as a child[...]
Jun
22
Sat
10:00 am Talking History: Walk in the War... @ Villa
Talking History: Walk in the War... @ Villa
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The walk is led by Pauline Peel with Jeanette Wiley and Wendie Hirsch. It is an easy walk of about 2-3 ks. The award-winning writer Jessica Anderson lived at 56 Villa Street as a child[...]
Jun
26
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
1
Mon
6:00 pm Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
 
Jul
3
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
10
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
17
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
24
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
31
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Aug
5
Mon
6:00 pm Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Aug 5 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
 
Aug
7
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm