Research at Ercildoune

Whether you are a researcher from the local area or are from far afield, you are welcome to visit Ercildoune in person.  Contact us in advance of your visit to notify us of questions you hope to answer. This way, materials may be prepared for you in advance.

Members of Footscray Historical Society Inc. are not charged to access the archives.

Visitors to Ercildoune are informed that research fees apply for the privilege of accessing the archives.

  • Conduct your own research for $11 per visit.
  • Enlist the support of volunteer staff for $22 per visit or email response.

Additional payment is required for photocopying or electronic versions of pictures and documents.

All funds raised from research fees go towards maintaining the archives.