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History of Rowing Victory Inc

History of Rowing Victoria Inc

2. Formation of the Association, 1860-1876

Amateur rowing commences in earnest

Chapter 2 page 1, 2, 3, 4

Page 1 - Amateur rowing commences in earnest

Page 2 - Rowing in country Victoria

Page 3 - Rowing around Australia


Amateur rowing began in earnest after the gold rush when greater wealth accelerated leisure, more service jobs and school and university sport.

Melbourne in 1860

Melbourne was a 


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