LOCATION9 Main Street, Foster
OPENING HOURS11am-3pm Saturday, Sunday, Daily during school holidays. Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and Good Friday
FDHS collection focuses on three general historical themes, which recount the evolution of Foster and the surrounding districts from the first Gippslanders - the Gunai-Kurnai, to the present day and includes: Population: past, pioneer settlement, present, settlement patterns, education, domestic life, clubs etc. Industries: mining - in particular gold and tin, timber, fishing, agriculture and the new industries such as olive groves and vineyards. Landscape and built structure: Changes in Foster and the surrounding districts. FDHS collects printed, written, multi-media and digital material, photographs, maps and artworks pertaining to the social history of Foster and the surrounding district.