Meetings: 1.30pm or 7pm on the third Thursday of each month usually at the Sorell Memorial Hall either in the CWA Room (door to the right of front door) or the History Room (front door into foyer then to the right). New members and visitors welcome.

Facebook: Historical Society of Sorell Inc
(and join the Sorell Historical Society open group on Facebook for sharing photos, questions and info)

Phone: Peta Kelly (President) 0437 588 848

Email: (Peta/Graeme)

Post: PO Box 285, Sorell TAS 7172

Peta Kelly (President) 0437 588 848
Ted Rigby (Treasurer) 0418 462 591
Saakia Itchins** (Secretary) at
Christopher Cowles (Public Officer)
General committee: Graeme Evans, Kevin Alomes, Angela Broughton, Jeannette Goss, Robert Hughes

**Thank you to Saakia who is acting in the role until it is filled. Members interested in being appointed to the Secretary position please contact Saakia or Peta for details.

Join us:
New members are most welcome. We usually meet on the third Thursday of each month, 1.30pm at the Sorell History Room, Sorell Memorial Hall.

  • Our annual subscription fee is just $20 for a household/family.
  • Simply complete our membership form and come along to our next meeting or email the form to or post to:
    The Secretary, Sorell History Society, PO Box 285  SORELL  7172
  • Pay by cash or by direct deposit to the Society’s Bendigo Bank Sorell account BSB 633000 Acc 153884309 (with your surname and SUBS as a reference).

The History Room at Sorell Memorial Hall, Cole Street, Sorell in Tasmania.
Open by appointment and for meetings and events (our usual Sunday Public Holiday openings are on hold as Sorell Market is not currently operating).
Come along to a monthly meeting or phone Graeme Evans on 0418 462 591 or Peta Kelly on 0437 588 848 if you have a question or would like to take a look at some of the many photos, records and artefacts in the History Room at Sorell Memorial Hall.