Shop & useful websites


Shop a selection of beautiful black & white postcards, gift cards & books.  Email to order or collect from the History Rooms, Beech Forest on Tuesday afternoons or by appointment.

All postcards $1.00ea plus postage

Alf Solomon Close c1920

G42 train billowing smoke Beech Forest
BF Railway station under snowfall c1908

Ditchley Park Hotel 1888
Rivernook factory Lower Gellibrand c1905

Homestead in the bush, Banool c1902






Books and gift cards

Potato recipes - Book $4.50ea
End of the Line Book $15.00ea
Forest near Dinmont Gift Card $3.00ea

 Common Heath Gift Card $3.00ea









Victorian Collections provides a central portal to Victoria's rich cultural heritage and diverse histories.- Otway Districts Historical Society  A selection of the  digital collection of historic photographs, artefacts and resources held by the Otway Districts Historical Society.  

Otways newspaper and gazette articles on TROVE

Colac District Historical Society and Colac Family History Group

National Library of Australia - Researching Family History 

Otway ebikes - tours include historic ecological commentary and local history insights


Anthony Zappelli speaks to Old Beechy Friends on Cliff Young