Research Enquiries


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Looking for information on Melville’s history?

Try the Melville History Society research room!


The Miller Bakehouse
Corner Hammad & Baal St
Palmyra. WA. 6157


Open Sundays 2-4:30pm (March to November) or by appointment on Wednesday afternoons.

Research is undertaken with the supervision of the Society’s Hon. Research Secretary, a qualified librarian, Miss Val Sutherland, BA (UWA), AALIA.



In support of the History Society, a fee of $5 is charged for this service. This is refundable if we cannot help you and have to refer to another source. Photocopying facilities are available at 20c per A4 copy. Borrowing facilities are not available.

Please phone Val on 9339 4395 to make an appointment and discuss your query prior to your visit.