‘Greenshades’ a stunning family property full of wonderful Mount Eliza history, is up for auction on Saturday 19 May. The current owners have generously shared what they know of the history. We couldn’t help but do a little research ourselves!
Take a look at the original architect's drawings for Toorak College as well as Edna Walling's landscaping overlay. And image if this original proposal for a Mount Eliza Railway went through! Special thanks to Diane Dick for providing these very special historic images.
Are you are looking for a gift for somebody? This book with over 200 illustrations about the local history of the Ranelagh Estate, designed by Walter Burley Griffin will be a great addition to any bookcase.
Over time we’ll gather and share stories from Mount Eliza’s past with you. Rather than recast the carefully researched histories already documented, here are some fascinating conversations starters from the archives for your next social event. Read more >>