Bay to the Battlefield

From the Bay to the Battlefield, is a First World War commemoration project funded by the Australian Governments ANZAC Centenary Local Grants Program. Visit sites in and around Holdfast Bay, discover large scale imagery, and read the unique stories of the men and woman who served in WW1, and once lived in Holdfast Bay.

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Violet Rowe: A Life of Fashion

A snapshot of the unique and extraordinary costume collection of Violet Rowe. 

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Get in touch

Postal Address

PO Box 734 GLENELG SA 5045


Holdfast Bay History Centre, Ringwood Community Centre,
14 Jetty Road
SA 5048


Julia Garnaut, Local History Officer
Phone: 08 8229 9869 (HBHC)
Fax: 08 8294 0901 (BDC)