Heritage Week

Heritage Week for 2019 was held from 12 to 19 September 2019.

It celebrated 100 years of progress in health programs and changes in traditional health care.

During Heritage Week, multiple events were held throughout the community including guided walks, the Schwerkolt Cottage Heritage Family Day, and learning how to make healthy and nutritious meals.

Find out more information about events held for 2019 from the links below.

Main Events


Image of potions and pills

Potions and Pills

Thursday 1 August – Saturday 30 November

A photograph by Mark Hopper

Mark Hopper: Only in Box Hill

Tuesday 27 August – Sunday 15 September

An artwork of Emma Finch

Emma Finch | This is me: Now and then, then and now

Tuesday 17 September – Sunday 6 October

An old image of 1940s Infant Welfare Centre in Box Hill

Health and Hygiene Then and Now

Friday 13 September – Saturday 14 September


Whitehorse City Council Mono Vertical Logo
logo of Box Hill Town Hall
logo of BHCAC
logo of box hill historical society
logo of Manningham Libraries
logo of Whitehorse Historical Society Inc.
logo of Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Centre
logo of Bolton Clarke