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Blacktown Public School, 1978 Teachers group photograph Carlisle Avenue, Mt DruittDubrovnik Folkloric Dance GroupDonnellan Place, Campbell Street BlacktownCentenary of Federation award presentationNAIDOC Week, 1997Blacktown Public School, 1955 Class 5B BoysAustralia Day event at The Rooty HillBlacktown Leisure Centre, Stanhope, under constructionMr Tom's dairy, ParkleaService Station, Harvey Road, MarayongSt Aidan's Roman Catholic Church, Rooty HillGroup photo of nurses, unknownMount Druitt Waterholes, Mount DruittBlacktown railway station, 1955View of Main Street and Campbell Street, BlacktownProspect Reservoir, ProspectMax Webber Library groupAnzac Centenary Mosaics - Peace Blacktown City Welcome Picnic 2017Lalor Park Shopping Centre, Lalor ParkLalor Park Community Hub, Lalor ParkBlacktown City Council White Ribbon DayHotel Prospect, Great Western Road
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Construction of Davis Overpass, Rooty HillHamilton Estate, Riverstone, c 1886Subdivision Plan, Hillend Road DoonsideYouth Ambassador  Program & Youth Advisory Committee 2016-2017Atlas Copco building, BlacktownWoodcroft Lake, WoodcroftOutlet Tower Prospect ReservoirColyton Public SchoolBlacktown Railway StationSawmill workers, Rooty HillBlacktown Civic Centre extensions1981 Blacktown City Games, opening ceremonyElectrification of railway line at BlacktownRooty Hill Leisure Centre, Rooty HillFlagman at Blacktown railway stationOpening of the Blacktown CBD ring road.Roadworks in Flushcombe Road, BlacktownBlacktown Public School, 1962 open dayBlacktown Cities Marathon, 1988Valentine Sports Park, Meurants Lane, GlenwoodVeteran Hall site, ProspectRouse Hill House and Farm, Rouse HillFlooding at Riverstone, 2021Baseball game, International Sportspark, Rooty HillO'Connell County Fair, RiverstoneSt Bartholomew's Cemetery, ProspectFun Run trophy presentationQueen Elizabeth II Coronation House with chimneyLaying of water pipes at Parklea, Pye Road ParkleaRiverstone Branch Library relocation 2000Australian Motorcycle Grand PrixImperial Club, Richmond Road Blacktown.Former Blacktown Fire Station, Hereward Highway, BlacktownSchoolchildren at Heritage Week eventsOverseas Telecommunications Commission (OTC) building, Doonside1991 Blacktown City Games"Keep Australia Beautiful" award presentationConstruction of a new bus interchange at Blacktown railway stationThe Jim Southee Community and Child Care Centre, Kings LangleyOlympic and Paralympic flags outside Blacktown City Council buildingBlacktown CWA Hall, BlacktownBlacktown City officialsBlacktown City Libraries 40th anniversary open day 2007Blacktown City CBD, aerial photographBlacktown War Memorial Pool, BlacktownHMAS Nirimba Freedom of the City, 1979Bruce Baird, NSW Transport Minister, in Blacktown.John Perdis' General Store, Seven HillsPlanning Scheme, Municipality of Blactown
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Welcome

Blacktown City Libraries welcomes you to the Blacktown Memories web page. The aim of this page is to capture the history and heritage of the Blacktown City local government area, a vibrant and culturally diverse city in Western Sydney.

We are always interested in obtaining material to add to our collection. Please contact us via the feedback link if you would like to donate.

Please note that the names and images of deceased Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples may be contained within this collection.

 
 
19 Flushcombe Road, Blacktown 4 Boyd Street, Blacktown 71 Seven Hills Road, Seven Hills Aerial photographs Alan Pendleton, OAM Anthony John (Tony) Bleasdale OAM Australia Day events Australian Imperial Force (AIF) Blacktown Blacktown Aquatic Centre, Blacktown Blacktown City Council Blacktown City Council Councillors Blacktown City Council Development Control Plans Blacktown City Festival Blacktown City Festival, 1993 Blacktown City Festival, 1997 Blacktown City Games, 1981 Blacktown City Libraries Blacktown Civic Centre, Blacktown Blacktown Municipal Council Blacktown Public School, Blacktown Blacktown railway station, Blacktown Bowman Hall, Blacktown Campbell Street, Blacktown Charles (Charlie) Lowles, OAM City of Blacktown RSL Sub-Branch Remembrance Garden, Blacktown Doonside Festival Eastern Creek Raceway, Eastern Creek Featherdale Wildlife Park, Doonside Flushcombe Road, Blacktown Francis Park, Blacktown Grantham Poultry Research Station, Seven Hills Great Western Highway Heritage buildings HMAS Nirimba, Quakers Hill Houses Kathleen (Kathie) Collins, OAM Landscapes Leo Henry John Kelly, OAM Leonard (Len) Robinson Library events and activities Main Street, Blacktown Max Webber Library, Blacktown Memorials and Plaques Motorcycle racing Eastern Creek Mount Druitt Nurragingy Reserve, Doonside Official openings and ceremonies Parade floats Parades Patrick Street, Blacktown Prospect Reservoir, Prospect Richmond Road, Blacktown Riverstone Road construction Rooty Hill Schofields Seven Hills St Andrew's Church of England, Seven Hills St Bartholomew's Church of England, Prospect Streetscapes Warrick Lane Precinct Redevelopment, Blacktown Warrick Lane Precinct, Blacktown Westfield Place, Blacktown Westpoint Shopping Centre, Blacktown