OMEO HISTORICAL SOCIETY

VALE BEN BUCKLEY
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ON 27TH OCTOBER 2022 AN EVENT WAS HELD AT THE PARK TO MARK THE OCCASION OF THE PROCLAMATION OF THE SHIRE OF OMEO IN 1872 AND ALSO CELEBRATE THE 50TH OF THE SOCIETY. AND A LOOK AT THE NEW COURTHOUSE COLOURS. CLICK HERE TO HAVE LOOK.

Thanks to funding from both the State Government and Shire of East Gippsland much needed repair and renovation
works are underway on both courthouse buildings. Period Building Conservation are undertaking the work and its going well.

The Shire of Omeo has been a part of the East Gippsland Shire since 1994 when then Victorian Premier
J Kennett amalgamated shires in Victoria.

The collection is housed in the heritage listed AM Pearson Historic Park at Omeo.
The society has a local history collection which incorporates information from all parts of the old shire. Random Pics
With its 5 heritage listed buildings which include two CourtHouses and a Log Gaol the park is an absolute must when visiting the region. You cant miss it in the middle of town. Go here if you would like to contact us. We also host the Omeo Lions Newsheet and its HERE