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Blacktown 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 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 Park
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National Sorry Day, 2013Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, Eastern CreekBlacktown Aquatic Centre, BlacktownRichmond Road, BlacktownPlanning Scheme, Municipality of BlacktownGlenwood Community Hub, GlenwoodBlacktown Public School studentsBells Creek at Native Institution site, OakhurstTuscan Waters Estate, GlenwoodKnox Road, DoonsideStanhope Park DairyAustralia's Wonderland, Eastern CreekCurly Rock BandPortrait of Greg MorganBob Sinclair Child Care Centre, Seven Hills - Official openingWall Park Avenue, BlacktownSt Andrew's Church of England, Seven HillsVisit of Air Vice Marshall Radford to RAAFTUS WallgroveHMAS Nirimba, Quakers HillSimpson and Francis Real Estate float in paradeDonnellan Place, BlacktownAerial view of Blacktown CBDLake Woodcroft, WoodcroftFood Court, Mount Druitt WestfieldMerriville House, Kellyville RidgeWalker Street, Quakers HillAboriginal Heritage Garden, Nurragingy Reserve, DoonsideCertificate of Recognition recipientsMelbourne Cup celebrations, Max Webber LibraryMunicipality of Blacktown, Map 366Mount Druitt Family Fish In, 2005View of Bungarribee, 1845Portrait of Maxwell Webber, Town ClerkBella Vista Farm stable ceiling, Bella VistaAustralia's Wonderland, Eastern CreekStephen Street, BlacktownPlaque - Hickson, Peter Anthony (MN)General Manager Kerry Robinson at Arup's "A Livable City for All" forumWestern Spanish club float in the Blacktown City Festival parade17 George Street, BlacktownPlaque - Bray, L.W. (AIF)Sister City Cricket Match at Nurragingy Reserve, DoonsideMount Druitt Court House, official openingBlacktown City Bicentennial Museum, RiverstoneBicentennial medal presentationRose Maree School of Dancing studentsBlacktown City Festival Awards, 1987Laying of sewerage pipesErnest Burr, hire car operatorMarayong Baby Health Centre, Marayong
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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 'Bidwill Riots', 1981 'Bit of Black Business' Short Film Dramas 'Black Wars' 'Dive-in Movies', 2011 'Donauschwaben' People 'Emerton Leisure Centre - Safe Waters Initiative' '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'