Melrose Districts History Society

The complex is comprised of a stone courthouse, and 4 other buildings featuring the police presents in Melrose, Established in 1848, plus the story of the original Aboriginal Nukunus, the early pioneers and settlers and the hardships they suffered in opening up this land.


The early police and judiciary are the main themes of our museum exhibition, supported by displays dealing with early settlement in the area. We also have extensive historic photographic and paper (documents etc) collections, including much research material kept in the Archives.