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Max 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 RoadBlacktown 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 BoysBlacktown 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, Prospect
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1981 Blacktown City Games, opening ceremonyKnackery, Eastern CreekHome Library Event at Max Webber Library, Westfield Place, BlacktownWilliam and Mary Ann NeevesStables and coach house, Veteran Hall, Prospect89-95 Main Street, BlacktownHouse under demolition, Cook Road, Oakhurst1986 Blacktown City FestivalState Bank Building,  Main Street Blacktown1997Findlay Estate, Riverstone, 1885Blacktown Public School, 1968 Class 3C1Blacktown Public School, 1952 Class 4Blacktown City Festival, 19811990 Blacktown City Festival1981 Blacktown City Games, opening ceremonyFun RunSt Andrew's Anglican Church, Seven HillsBlacktown City Council Rates DepartmentFox Under the Hill Inn ProspectThe Royal Way, Photographic Exhibition at Max Webber Library Woodstock House, PlumptonAustralian Citizenship ceremony, BlacktownRooty Hill Depot, Rooty HillHotel Prospect, Great Western RoadParklea water reservoir - interiorBlacktown railway electrificationBlacktown Shire Council office, 1906 - 1912Self Advocacy Sydney Inc in street parade for Blacktown City FestivalDoonside festival: Pippi Storm troupe performingBungarribee Estate sale brochureBlacktown CBD Aerial viewHome Library Service - first biennial celebrationPlaque - Hardimon, Henry James (AIF)House on Campbell Street, BlacktownOverbridge Sunnyholt Road, BlacktownBlacktown Public School, 1960 Class KindyThe grave of Reverend and Mrs Hawkins1986 Blacktown City FestivalTemporary car park in Blacktown during 1997Blacktown Public School, 1944 3rd class Blacktown railway station platformsBlacktown Girl Guides float in coronation paradeFlushcombe Road and Alpha Street shopsRiverstone MeatworksTaxi stand, BlacktownBlacktown - the city on the move launchStuart Mould Park - Official openingExeter Farm, GlenwoodGreystanes Aqueduct, GreystanesElectric train arriving at Blacktown, 1955
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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.

 
 
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