Welcome to the Victorian Heritage Database
The Victorian Heritage Database is home to the Victorian Heritage Register which lists the State’s most significant heritage places, objects and historic shipwrecks protected under the Heritage Act 1995. It's also home to the Victorian Heritage Inventory which lists all known historical archaeological sites in Victoria.
Additionally, the Database stores the records of places in Heritage Overlays of 24 Local Planning Schemes; and the records of non-statutory listings held by the National Trust of Australia (Victoria) and the Victorian War Heritage Inventory.
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This tour reveals the multiple layers of history associated with significant Melbourne sites.
Embark on a self-guided audio walking tour of four once derelict industrial and mercantile buildings transformed into vibrant, award winning spaces.
This is a walking tour of St Kilda's domestic architecture and changing fortunes of the seaside suburb. Narrated by Peter Mares from ABC Radio National, the tour guides you through some St Kilda streets that show how history is captured in bricks and mortar.