The Cavalcade of History and Fashion

The Cavalcade of History and Fashion

Networks & Organisations


Embroiderers’ Guild of New South Wales Inc.

Collections Australia Network

The Collections Australia Network is an online cultural heritage network for collections, exhibitions and events Australia wide. Cavalcade is a not-for-profit organisation which features on this network:

Do something near you!

The Do Something Near You network is an Australian community volunteering network, for not-for-profit organisation seeking supporters and volunteers. If you are interested in being a volunteer or Friend of Cavalcade, please click on the Contact Us Link for more information.

About Me

About Me is a social network providing up to date information on Cavalcade. Click on the link below to find out more:


Powerhouse Museum
National Sports Museum
Museum of Sydney
Bendigo Art Gallery

Australian Dress Register

The Australian Dress Register is an online database of clothing prior to 1945. The collaborative collection consists of men’s, women’s and children’s gowns ranging from the everyday wear to special occasions. The Australian Dress Register currently features five gowns from the Cavalcade Collection as listed below:

Marjorie Florence Smith – Flapper Dress
Selina Pockley – day dress
Hope Ryrie – Child’s Formal Dress and Accessories
Honorary Major George Bagot Stack (V.D.) – Uniform
James Somerville – Pelisse

Historic Sites

Cascades Female Factory Historic Site – Convict Women Bonnet Pattern