Creswick Campus Historical Collection

The Creswick Campus Historical Collection recounts the personal and professional histories of those who have studied, worked and lived at the forestry school.

The Creswick Campus Historical Collection recounts the personal and professional histories of those who have studied, worked and lived at the forestry school.

The collection contains an estimated 12,000 objects, documents and photographs relating to more than one hundred years of forestry education. Notable items include examples of staff and student work, photographs, and several natural history collections. A substantial school herbarium contains specimens collected by former staff and students, as well as esteemed scientists including Baron Ferdinand von Mueller.

View our catalogue at Victorian Collections.

View a showcase of our collection, including our glass slides.

View the transcripts of the 1939 Bushfire Royal Commission.