The Hotham History Project is a community group with an interest in the history of North and West Melbourne, formerly known as Hotham.



Walking Tour – Hotels, Hooligans and the Temperance Movement

Find out how colourful identities of the past drank for free, and how Melbourne's coffee culture first took hold. This walk will take us on a short journey around the Errol Street precinct, with stops at two venues where you can enjoy a refreshing beverage while listening to the colourful history of North Melbourne pubs past and present. Duration: 1.5 ...

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Leveson Hotel, 46 Leveson Street
North Melbourne, VIC 3051
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True North

A self guided walk to view the Hoardings erected at the new Arden train station worksite. The hoardings give a glimpse into some of the rich history of North Melbourne. Read more about the True North project here.          

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The Hotham History Articles tab is a collection of stories about North and West Melbourne