Issue Details: First known date: 1842... 1842 Port Fairy Historical Society
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

Type of Media

Regional newspapers

Access for Researchers

By request

Content Summary

  • Letter book containing copies of inwards and outwards correspondence written by the proprietor of the "Belfast Gazette" newspaper, 1845-1853 (Ref No: 58-01-002)
  • Port Fairy newspapers, 1842-present
  • "Koroit Sentinel" newspaper, 1888-1938


The Port Fairy Historical Society is not set up to allow self research, but will do research on request for a fee.

The State Library of Victoria has a collection of the "Koroit Sentinel" newspaper and of "The Gazette" (Port Fairy) under its different names over the years. Deakin University Library and the National Library of Australia also hold some Port Fairy newspapers.


regional newspapers, Port Fairy, "Belfast Gazette", "Koroit Sentinel", Victoria

Contact Name

Port Fairy Historical Society


30 Gipps St, Port Fairy, Vic 3284. Postal address: The Archivist, PO Box 152, Port Fairy, Vic 3284

Phone and Fax

Ph +61 (3) 5568 2263


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Affiliation Notes

  • This record is included in AustLit because it forms part of the Media Archives Project. AustLit does not comprehensively cover Australian Archives.

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