History Matters Spring Edition

The Spring Edition of History Matters celebrates 100 years since construction began on the iconic Great Ocean Road which stands as the largest war memorial in the world. Read about …

Winter Magazine

With cold outdoors it is the right time to read our bumper winter edition of History Matters. Read about oil exploration of Torquay last century. During the Year of the …

Perfect Christmas gift

Looking for a Christmas gift for a Torquay history lover? A subscription to “History matters” might be just the thing!!! Message us to arrange the gift.

1956 Miss Torquay

Beach beauty competitions reached a peak of popularity in the 1950s and 1960s. Girls and women of all ages were photographed on the beach which was published in the paper …

Summer Magazine out now

Summer Edition of “History Matters” is out today available at Torquay Newsagent. This is the 8th edition of our mag and we thank all those who have supported us in …

Early Torquay

Ray Wilson has lived in Torquay all his life. Listen to the first of our clips where Ray describes growing up in Torquay.  His story is featured in the latest …

Need a box set?

Missed out on one of the early editions of HISTORY MATTERS? We have had many requests for further reprints of our wonderful magazine HISTORY MATTERS so we went ahead and …

HISTORY MATTERS autumn edition

The latest edition of Torquay Museum Without Walls HISTORY MATTERS magazine is now available for members to read. It has been delivered to the email address supplied when joining. The …