Restoring landscapes across the Mount Alexander Region

Nuggetty Land Protection Group book launch

Posted on 27 September, 2018 by Asha

Nuggetty Land Protection Group invites you to an afternoon celebrating the history of the area with the unveiling of a plaque marking the site of the Porcupine Flat School and the launch of ‘A History of Seventeen Central Victoria Schools’ followed by afternoon tea at ‘Crown Hill’.

Sunday 14 October 2018 from 2.30-4.30 pm

‘Crown Hill’, 186 Three Chain Road, Walmer, VIC 3463
(Vicroads RACV Country Directory: 44 C9; latitude 36.9604, longitude 144.1175)

  • Parking available in Three Chain Road and at ‘Crown Hill’ – enter via the shearing shed gate
  • Disabled parking also available
  • Plaque unveiling at the adjacent Porcupine Flat School site
  • Book launch to follow at ‘Crown Hill’

Enquiries: Jane Mitchell (0457 729 132 or or Sue Barnett (0417 368990 or

Those attending will have the opportunity to purchase a copy of ‘A History of Seventeen Central Victoria Schools: Baringhup, Baringhup East, Baringhup West, Bradford, Brokenback, Eastville, Gowar, Muckleford, Muckleford South, Neereman, Nuggetty, Porcupine Flat, Shelbourne, Shelbourne South, Tarrengower, Walmer, Walmer North’ by Ken James and Sue Barnett.

Please email Sue if you would like to reserve a copy of the book as it has a limited print run.

Image ‘Porcupine Flat School 1907’ courtesy of the Maldon Museum and Archives Association

2 responses to “Nuggetty Land Protection Group book launch”

  1. Anthony Pollard says:

    Hi, Is it still possible to order a copy of the book? I am happy to pay for postage. Thanks.

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