Historical Society

...encouraging the study of local history on the Atherton Tablelands, Far North Queensland, Australia


The coming of the railwayto the Eacham Historical Society, located in Malanda on the Atherton Tablelands, Far North Queensland, Australia.
The EHS:
  • encourages the study of local history.
  • collects and maintains historical records, material and places of historic interests.
  • promotes the interchange of information through talks, discussions, excursions and exhibitions.

The Society has a strong and active membership with a special interest in publishing books and periodicals.

Eacham Historical Society Resources and Services

The Historical Resource CentreEHS Research Services include answering mail, phone, or email enquiries; scanning of images, photocopying and historical research. (services and fee details)

The Historical Resource Centre is located at Elizabeth Street Malanda.
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The Eacham Historical MuseumThe Eacham Historical Museum is located at Main Street Millaa Millaa.
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2012 Chinese Heritage
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Tarzali, The Early Years
By Petrina Callaghan - In recognition of the Centenary of settlement in the Tarzali district
Millaa Millaa On My Mind By Henry Tranter - The Eacham Historical Society is proud to present 'Millaa Millaa On My Mind', a new book from one of our most esteemed historian and founding member, Mr Henry Tranter.


7:30pm, 3rd Tuesday each month January to November
Elizabeth St. Malanda, QLD



Click here to read the current issue of the EHS Newsletter. The Newsletter is published and mailed out to all members every two months.


Contact us regarding your research projects. Services include photocopies, photograph reproduction and publication search. Eacham Historical Society charges $10. per hour for research, plus costs to cover photocopying and postage.

To request EHS research services please: - phone us - (07) 4096 6239 (Thursday only, 9am to noon) or (07) 4097 2147. OR- fill in and send this online form.