Local history

About Time: South Australia’s History Festivalis a month-long celebration of the State’s anniversary held in May each year. It is coordinated by the State Library of South Australia and local history events are held throughout the state.

Who were they?

As our contribution in 2011–13, we chose to research people who shaped Victor Harbor’s history and for whom the parks and reserves in the City of Victor Harbor are named.

Follow the links below to read their stories.

In 2014-16 we have collected obituaries of some people who lived in Victor Harbor/Harbour. Indexes to these are published on our Blog pages. For lookups use the Contact Us link at the top right of this page.

Booklets of the stories are also on the shelf in the local history section of the Victor Harbor Library.