The Kununurra Historical Society was inaugurated on June 5th 1986. KHS is offering an annual membership, however we encourage past residents to join as Life Members (equal to 10 x an annual membership) to continuously receive updates, support the work of the Society, and as the best value for money.
you are an individual, family, organization or business, and have
significance to the history of the Ord,
please consider their future preservation, in the Kununurra
Historical Society purpose built Archive facility.
It is of great importance to preserve Kununurra's history, with an
the KHS is actively
or digital photographic
and documents, of significance
present and future residents. However small your collection it may be of significance, for example a photograph may give a new angle on something. KHS aims to preserve and welcome the original photographic prints or slides, films, videos, documents or other objects in collections. These donated records can also be digitised to a high standard
(at present 5500 pixels on the long side of an image) and returned as fully documented digital images to the donor on a USB memory stick or SD card. Original collections can also be digitised and returned to the donor when required. If you know of records that should
for the future, please Contact KHS.
Your Records of Significance - Volunteers - KHS Needs You! - KHS Membership Forms
KHS Uses "Open Office" (Free Software)
Do you have an interest in history? Have useful skills, or want to learn new skills? Would you enjoy outings to locate, photograph and document historic sites? Perhaps you have skills to help with, researching; writing up and accessioning archives; photographing our many and varied documents and collections to digitally capture records; or researching and writing. Maybe you have excellent PC skills, or would just like to volunteer some time and learn about the Museum and Archives. Perhaps you have knowledge and skills that could greatly assist the work that can be done. KHS is a totally volunteer organization, with a handful of active members and any help you can give, would be very welcome. For further information contact us, any time, either at the Kununurra Archives & Museum, Coolibah Drive, Kununurra, where we meet at 7pm on the 1st Tuesday of the month.
Also See - KHS Volunteers.
Below are two versions of a type into membership form that can be emailed back or selectively printed and posted. The first is a M$ Word doc file, and the second is an Open Office odt (Open Document Text) file. These may download as "Read Only" if so the membership form is now pasted below. To use simply hilight the form section below, paste into an email and edit.
Kununurra Historical Society Inc. - ABN 54 423 759 052 (Includes GST)
Donations do not attract GST and are Fully Tax Deductible
Kununurra Historical Society Inc. is endorsed by the ATO as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR). Any donation over $2 is fully tax deductible. A receipt will be issued that confirms this.
Please note that all Family Memberships only include children up to the age of 18.
Membership Amount: $ 0.00
Donation Amount: $ 0.00
Total amount if paying by Direct Deposit to KHS A/C: $ 0.00
Total amount if paying by Cheque: $ 0.00
Direct Deposit to BSB 086-787 A/C 027434052 – Use Surname for your deposit reference.
If paying in Cash: Type in total amount here $ 0.00
Cash Received by: KHS Member name receiving cash?
Name: Family and other names?
number and or PO Box number?
Phone: Home Phone: ? Work Phone: ? Mobile?
Please indicate if you would like to receive email from KHS. Yes or No
[This Membership Application Form can be filled in and emailed back - Copy and Paste into an email.]
Updated with new rates after KHS AGM in March 2012
...............................................KHS uses the National Library of Australia recommended software, "Open Office," (A FREE alternative to M$ Office), for all document creation. Download the .odt for Open Office or .doc for M$ Word. See Info for Non Profits for a description of "Open Office" and link to their website.