This website contains information on East Melbourne and Jolimont (postcode 3002), the East Melbourne Group itself, current issues affecting East Melbourne, our publications, forthcoming local events, and how to join the Group or contact us.

For media comment during the election period contact the Secretary Stuart Hamilton (who takes responsibility for any election-related material on this site) on 0414 300 505.  The number below is staffed only part-time.

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Upcoming EMG Events


Our Social Committee is holding a fantastic event for EMG members and friends.  Put on your glad rags or jacket and tie (black if you prefer) and come to the Athenaeum Club for an evening of food, drink and ‘Cool Jazz’, played by the Alexandre Jazz Trio at the Athenaeum Club, 87 Collins Street, 6.30pm -10.30pm, Wednesday 26 June.

Tickets are $149 per person.  Tables can seat 8,10 or 12, but you may book as many tickets as you like.  Please book by 5 June so that we can plan the dinner with assurance.  Further details and the booking form can be found below.

Gala Winter Dinner

Current Issues


The latest edition of the East Melbourne & Jolimont News (Winter 2017)

What does the East Melbourne Group do?

The East Melbourne Group, believed to be the earliest residents’ association in Melbourne, was established in 1953.

We work to connect the community of East Melbourne and Jolimont and to protect and improve its  heritage and amenity.

Find out more about us by checking the top menu.

You can join the East Melbourne Group here.

Phone: 03 9415 7570
Fax: 03 9415 7570
East Melbourne 3002
152 Powlett Street