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Australia 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 RoadBlacktown Public School, 1978 Teachers group photograph Roadwork at Carlisle Avenue, Mt DruittDubrovnik Folkloric Dance GroupDonnellan Place, Campbell Street BlacktownCentenary of Federation award presentationNAIDOC Week, 1997Blacktown Public School, 1955 Class 5B Boys
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Dingle Street, Riverstone12-14 Third Avenue, BlacktownCampbell Street, BlacktownMax Webber Library, BlacktownBlacktown Public School, 1979 Class KindergartenProposed subdivision, Seven Hills.Blacktown City Festival street paradeBlacktown Drive-in Theatre, signage for owner Greater UnionPlaque - Giles, L. (AIF)Flushcombe Road, BlacktownBlacktown Showground Memorial GatesVeteran Hall site, ProspectJazz in the Park 2007Tallawong - suburb map, November 20201991 Blacktown City GamesCorner of Crown and William Street, Riverstone Blacktown City Libraries 50th anniversary, Max Webber Library BlacktownPipehead, Prospect Reservoir2005 Blacktown City Garden competition winnersAlpha Street, BlacktownBlacktown Shire Council Planning Scheme, Sheet 30236-38 Allawah Street, BlacktownBlacktown City Sports Awards, 2001Glenwood Community Hub, GlenwoodAirship hangar, Schofields AerodromeRooty Hill railway station, Rooty HillMinchinbury Winery Survey MapChatsworth Road, Minchinbury1992 Book Week Display, Max Webber LibraryAustralia Day ceremony, BlacktownBlacktown Senior Citizens Centre, BlacktownNew South Wales State Cabinet in Blacktown.Bella Vista  Farm, Bella VistaBlacktown Showground bridgeBlacktown Public School, 1956 Class 6BConstruction of Eastern Creek Raceway, 19901981 Blacktown City GamesBlacktown Public School, 1936 class 6Blacktown City Festival, 1993Skyline Drive-in Theatre, BlacktownFormer Schofields Aerodrome, SchofieldsCrowd at Doonside FestivalPope John Paul II visit, Blacktown, 1986"Rosenallis", 76 Richmond Road and Kent Street, BlacktownWoodstock - 12 village lots, 1885Glenwood Estate Official Opening, 1994Blacktown War Memorial, BlacktownMax Webber LibraryUnderpass in position on western rail line, BlacktownThe Jim Southee Community and Child Care Centre, Kings Langley
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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.

 
 
Aditya Dubey Alice Kemp Angelina Duc Xuan Pham Australian Local Government Women's Association Conference (ALGWA), 2011 Australian Women's Fastpitch Softball competition, 2000 Lot 7 DP219417 Lot 8 DP591040 Lots 1 & 2 DP502489 Lots 2 & 3 DP207431 Out of the Ashes: The Story of an Old Rooty Hill Residence (article) Riverstone Robert Smith Russ Dickens Sean Hogan '8 Aboriginal Ways of Learning' 'Alberdo', Rooty Hill 'Arch' Bishop 'Back Home' production 'Banjo' Paterson 'Be a Voice for Generations', 2023 'Bidwill Riots', 1981 'Bit of Black Business' Short Film Dramas 'Black Wars' 'Dive-in Movies', 2011 'Donauschwaben' People 'Emerton Leisure Centre - Safe Waters Initiative' 'Empowering Women to End Poverty by 2015' 'Eureka', Doonside 'Everyone Reads' Summer Reading Program 'Flame of Hope' Torch Relay, 2002 Special Olympic Games 'Friendship' Convict Ship, 1800 'Gay Glen' racehorse 'German Charlie' 'Glendale' racehorse 'Great Wall' artwork 'Humpy' Stewart's Sawmill, Blacktown 'I Talk Through My Art and My Art Talks Through Me' exhibition, 2023 'Jumpstart' 'Keep it Street' aerosol art exhibition 'Keep it Street' aerosol art exhibition, 2004 'Lady Shore' convict ship, 1797 'Meg Wood' racehorse 'Mount View' Church Lane, Prospect 'Our Community - Our Pool - Celebrating 40 Years' 'Our Sustainable City', 2008 'Reflections' Photographic Exhibition, 2006 'Runway Remnant', Schofields 'Salamander' Convict Ship, 1791 'Simply Voices' Choir 'Spectrum' exhibition 'Surprize' Convict Ship, 1794 'Survive the Ride' Band Competition, 2005 'Survive the Ride' 11 'Swift House', Riverstone 'Sydney-Ayr' house 'Take a Closer Look' 'The Cottage', Seven Hills 'The Gabbie Ground', Seven Hills 'The Good Shepherd' 'The Imam and the Pastor" film 'The Light of the World' 'The Sporting City' 'Through Old Eyes' 'Torella', Quakers Hill 'Torque' at Turn 4 'Travelling Colony' caravan 'Tumbledown Barn' 'Vineyard' Brown 'We love Mount Druitt Pool' advisory group 'Western Line' CD Launch, 2009