Become a member

Celebrate Geelong’s rich history
You can choose one of three membership

Your Annual Membership Fees

4 steps to become a member

Follow these steps to register.

Follow these four steps to become a financial member of the Geelong Historical Society. It is an easy multi-step process; first apply online then pay your subscription. We will notify you when the transaction has been processed.

Current financial members still need to REGISTER but ignore STEP 3 below as you have already paid. You should have access within 24 hours of registering. See the detailed instructions on the NEWS page if you want more details of the process.

If you encounter any problems please email Michael at

Step 1

Click the Button below and you will be taken to the registration page.

Step 2

Complete the form.
Note: Your request will be pending until you pay.

Step 3

Pay the amount of your subscription via EFT or at the Bendigo Bank.

Step 4

After Payment is received you will receive an email asking you to log in.

A small price for a rich history

Membership Details

The Society’s membership year runs from 1st March to the end of February of the next year.

Subscriptions, which are due in March of each year for the ensuing year, can be paid by EFT from your online bank account or directly at the Bendigo Bank.

Members receive a hard copy of the Investigator magazine, four times per year. They have premium access to information on the website and are invited to attend 11 lectures a year as well as participate in the annual general meeting.

The ways to pay

When you pay at any branch of Bendigo Bank, via cheque or directly into the Society’s account make sure you include your name. Cheques should be made payable to the Treasurer of the Geelong Historical Society. Alternatively you can pay in person at the Society’s monthly meetings.

The address for any cheques is:

The Geelong Historical Society Inc.
PO Box 7129, Geelong West, VIC., 3218


Our Bank Account Details

Bendigo Bank
Name: The Geelong Historical Society
BSB: 633000
Account Number: 105389506

Note: Subscriptions can no longer be paid at the Geelong Heritage Centre.

Attend 11 lectures and
read 4 issues per year