Recently, while looking at early images of Church Street near the Parramatta Town Hall, I came across an image showing a structure I had not seen before. (more…)
The Centennial Memorial Fountain, located at Centenary Square, Parramatta, commemorates the centenary of the Colony of New South Wales, (more…)
In 1919 W. S. Campbell, a Parramatta resident for many years, gave a wonderful talk to the Royal Australian Historical Society recounting his early memories (more…)
The house at 59 (formerly 55) Kirby Street, Dundas, known as “Upjohn House”, is significant because it is one of the earliest houses built in the area and is a rare reminder of the residences of this period.[i] (more…)
On 4 December 2013 the Parramatta and District Historical Society (PDHS) will celebrate its Centenary.
As part of my University industry placement at the Parramatta Heritage and Visitor Information Centre I was tasked with investigating the innovative use of technology and the internet in the heritage sector.