PastPort Project

PastPort Melbourne is a new mobile application that was developed as a platform to share the history and memories of life in Port Melbourne. PastPort allows you to explore the area, discovering hidden stories, photographs and videos from the past. You can take a walking tour, or create your own for others to experience. The app also allows you to add your own stories, memories, and photographs, adding to the rich history of Port Melbourne. The application can be accessed through all devices, including mobiles, tablets and PCs.

Please go to to access the app and register for an account.

Please click here for instructions on how to use the app.


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PastPort is a collaborative project between the University of Melbourne, Deakin University, and City of Port Phillip, funded by the Australian Research Council.