A New Home for the Model of the Lady Nelson

Friends of Churchill Island Society Inc. > Articles by: Christine Grayden (Secretary)

The model of the Lady Nelson is now in pride of place in the Visitor Centre on a special stand with a special case over it and its own signage.  The banners have been moved further north to allow sufficient space.

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Cr Samuel Amess (1826-1898): His life and times

Friends of Churchill Island Society Inc. > Articles by: Christine Grayden (Secretary)

Cr Samuel Amess
(1826-1898)
His life and times

Written and compiled by
Christine Grayden
Curator, Churchill Island Heritage Farm.
April 2016

You can download a copy of Christine’s book here: Cr Samuel Amess – His life and times

Photograph from The Australasian of Samuel Amess, 25th Mayor of Melbourne
By Foster and Martin, Collins Street Melbourne (no individual photographer cited)

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