Randwick and District Historical Society Inc. has unique collections of historical material about the City of
Randwick built up over 60 years by dedicated volunteers. Visitors and researchers are welcome and items from the
Society's Museum are on display. Volunteers are on hand to assist and conducted tours can be arranged.
Phone & email
Tuesdays: 1.30pm to 4.00pm
Thursdays: 10.30am to 4.00pm
Saturdays: 10.30am to 4.00pm
Level 2,Lionel Bowen Library Building, 669 Anzac Pde, Maroubra NSW 2035 (Lift access only to Level 2)
Research can be undertaken at $A20 per hour plus cost of certificates, photocopies and return airmail postage. Please send
your research request and initial payment of $A20.00 plus SAE. Please include return mail address. Fees also apply for
copying. Full details appear on the About Us page.
Saturday History Talks:
On the third Saturday afternoon of each month in February and from April to November at 1pm, a guest speaker gives a talk on
an interesting historical subject. Everyone is welcome. A gold coin donation for afternoon tea. Phone: (02) 9314 4888 for bookings.
The talks are usually held in the Vonnie Young Auditorium on Level One of the Bowen Library Building, 669 Anzac Pde Maroubra NSW 2035.
(Signs on the day will direct you to the correct level if the venue is changed). Lift access is available.
April 2017 History Talk will be on Saturday 22nd April at 1pm (date change because of Easter holidays).
The Society's Annual General Meeeting was held on Saturday 22nd March. The meeting included the presentation of life membership to retiring Treasurer Dr Geoff Lewis
on behalf of the Society by Bruce Notely-Smith, long-time Society member and current state MP for Coogee.
Macquarie Watchtower, La Perouse; Coogee the Glorius Poster; and Captain Cook Statue, Randwick