Lord Sydney’s Earlier Life

February's Heritage Talk will be given by former State MP Andrew Tink.Image Source: WikipediaIn 2012, Tink was appointed as trustee of the Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales for a period of three years commencing from 20 July 2012.In 2009, Tink completed the first comrehensive biography of William Charles Wentworth (1790–1872), Australian explorer, barrister,… Continue reading Lord Sydney’s Earlier Life

Churches, Cooks River, St Peters

Upcoming Event – Story of St Peters Church, Cooks River

Local historians Laurel and Bob Horton discuss St Peters, a rare example of a primitive Gothic revival church and the first built south of Sydney.The oldest building in Marrickville Municipality turns 175 next year.The Hortons have written several books and articles about the church and the local area.Time: 10:15am-12:00pm Oct 27Cost: Free Venue: Herb Greedy… Continue reading Upcoming Event – Story of St Peters Church, Cooks River