museum ocsApollo Bay & District Historical Society


Books available for purchase

Please contact the Historical Society or call into the Old Cable Station Museum.



13 Radar Cape Otway

Morrie Fenton

Apollo Bay: 150 Years of Settlement

Rosemary Bellair & Joan Martin

Apollo Bay School, 1879 to 1979

I.P. Cave & L.E. Hunt

Battler by the Bay

A.E. Stanford

Beacons of Hope

D. Walker

Before Louttit Bay


A Bush Girl

Bessie Trevaskis

The Cable Station

Rosemary Bellair

Casino 50 Years (First day cover)

Australia Post

Christmas in Apollo Bay (1856)

Edward Snell

A Community of Care:  50 Years of health care
      in Apollo Bay and the Otways

Peter Griffiths

From Apollo Bay to the Trenches (1916/17)

Victor Cawood

Journal of an Expedition to Cape Otway (1863)

Miss Parkinson

Letters from Jim Turner

Jim Turner

Looking Back Again

Jean Jenkins

Never Give Up

Fiona Nelson

Lorne: a living history

Doug Stirling

Not a Bad Place, The Bay

Jackie Price & Nadia Wheatley

Otway Schools Heritage Trail


Riding with Shipwrecks and History

Cyril Marriner

River to Coast

R.J. McCormick

Shipwrecks Along the Great Ocean Road

Jack Loney

Tom’s Chronicles

Tom Fry

Travelling the Great Ocean Road

Cate Cousland

Twelve Decades

Jack Loney & E.W. Morris