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.

What you can find here

Upcoming EMG Events

Anzac Eve Concert – Songs of Peace and War

April 24 @ 7:30 pm9:00 pm

Come to Holy Trinity and enjoy John Lidgerwood, well-known opera, music theatre and cabaret singer and East Melbourne resident, singing songs of peace and war, some well-known, some less so.   Plus a ‘what tune is that?’ musical quiz, and light refreshments at the end!   Preferably download the attached form to book, or pay at the door.

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