Discover the depth and variety of our collection on Torquay History and the surrounding area through our online exhibitions. The exhibitions showcase some fascinating images and film in our collection.

Click on an image to view that exhibition.

Postcards from Torquay

Slide show of early postcards of Torquay, Victoria

Maie’s Memorabilia

Maie Stock shared her wonderful collection of gowns, linens and bits ‘n bobs dating from 1855 to 1930 before they were donated to the Barwon Manor and the National Trust.

Neighbours Exhibition

As part of HISTORY WEEK 2017, Torquay Museum Without Walls joined other historical societies to produce a historical reflection. TMWW looked at our neighbours. We thank Humans of Torquay photography for supporting this project.

Bathing Box Exhibition

Early last century bathing boxes lined the front beach foreshore. Here are some of the images from that era.

Torquay Light Horse Exhibition

Torquay was the camp location for the AIF Light Horse Brigade to train at the start of World War 2.

Torquay History Exhibition

Torquay has grown from a small fishing village and farming sector to a internationally recognised surfing and holiday destination.