Welcome to the "Home Page" of the Cornish
Association of Victoria Inc, Australia.
Browse the menus above and enjoy all we have to
offer. If you live in Victoria, Australia
you might like to join our vibrant
Association. We meet at the Oakleigh
Baptist Church Hall, which is situated at
the corner of Warrigal Road and Moorookyle
Ave, Oakleigh. (Melway Ref. Map 69 E10).
For all enquiries contact the Secretary: Miss
Monthly meetings are held the 3rd Saturday,
between 1.30 pm and 4.30 pm. February to
November and the 2nd Saturday of December.
Library and Research facilities are also
situated at the Church Hall, and are open on the
2nd Tuesday, the 3rd Saturday and 4th Monday of
each month from 10.30 am to 2 pm (except
January). Also 5th Saturday 10.30 am to 3.00 pm
Take a look at the menus above and there is sure
to be information and/or images of interest.
Coming Dates in 2015
|18th April -
Topic: "The 39th" Ballarat's
9th May - Grand Bard, Maureen Fuller
20th June - Ann Copeland
Librarian at State Library of Victoria.
Ann has recently written a new guide for
the SLV titled Researching Your British
Ancestors and will tell us about this, as
well what resources the library has
available and following your ancestors
once they arrived in Victoria. After years
of searching, Ann has recently discovered
her own Cornish grandfather.
18th July - 12.15 Pastie Lunch,
A Trio of Tales. Three short
war stories from Bronwen Scott-Branigan,
Derek Trewarne and Neil Thomas.
15th August - WW1 Group.
A follow on from the previous
A Reminder that Transport can be
arranged from Oakleigh Station.
Meets on the 1st Saturday of EVEN months at
3.30pm. The venue is the Skipton Street
Uniting Church Hall corner Skipton &
Darling Streets, Ballarat South (near Skipton
and Drummond St corner).
Branch Secretary: Lenice
Geelong Branch: Meets on the
3rd Wednesday of ODD months at the Uniting
Church Hall, Corner Bellarine Highway and
Boundary Road, East Geelong at 7.30pm. Branch
Bendigo Interest Group
Convenors - Leanne and Rob Lloyd. For
further information: Bendigo
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