Events

Aug
30
Fri
History Week in Wollondilly @ The View Room, Picton Library
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm – Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm

The Oaks, Picton and Appin Historical Societies present HISTORY WEEK IN WOLLONDILLY

Memory & Landscape Exhibition – Online Street Name Database

The Surveyor General, Narelle Underwood, will launch History Week in Wollondilly

Friday 30 August, 6pm in the View Room, Picton Library

Free bookings at library.wollondilly.nsw.gov.au or phone 4677 8300

The exhibition will be open daily from Saturday 31 August to Friday 6 September from 11:00am to 4:00pm. Cost is Free

The event is supported by similar displays at the Wollondilly Heritage Centre, The Oaks and Appin Historical Societies and The Old Appin Inn.

History Week Poster

Apr
26
Sun
Riley Family Reunion @ Wollondilly Heritage Centre
Apr 26 all-day

The Riley family reunion will be held at The Oaks Heritage Centre and Museum.

Bring along photos and stories to share. Some of the families are Karkoe, O’Brien, Shephard, Hilton, Grimston, Green …

Apr
13
Tue
A Step Back in Time @ Wollondilly Heritage Centre
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Seniors are invited to come along and enjoy great company and an old world experience from yesteryear.

A STEP BACK IN TIME

Includes morning tea and lunch.

Funded by the NSW Seniors Festival Grants Program / The Department of Communities and Justice

We have a range of activities planned including

  • Card Making
  • Apple Grading & Peeling in our Machinery Shed
  • Butter Making & Bean Slicing in the Burragorang Cottage

Everyone welcome

Bookings Essential before 11 April 2021

Contact Wollondilly Heritage Centre  0432 689 034 or trish.hill17@bigpond.com

 

 

Sep
4
Sat
History Week 2021 @ Online only
Sep 4 – Sep 12 all-day

History Week 2021: From the Ground Up
The Valley of Dispossession – The Journey of the land known as the Burragorang Valley

Use PAUSE if required on any slide.

Warning: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that this clip contains images of deceased persons.

History Week 2021

 

Apr
1
Fri
Wollondilly Seniors Festival @ Wollondilly Heritage Centre & Museum
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Free entry for Seniors to the Wollondilly Heritage Centre & Museum at The Oaks. Bookings are Essential

Book Here or Contact Community Projects Team 02 4677 9550 to register your attendance or use the QR code.

Seniors Festival 2022

Seniores Festival 2022

Apr
24
Sun
Burragorang Reunion @ Wollondilly Heritage Centre & Museum
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

See displays of Burragorang before the flooding when it was a community with farms, post offices, schools and guest houses. Get together with friends and view the photgraphic displays, archival material, B&W film footage, machinery and utensils that were part of daily life in Burragorang.

Tea and Coffee available
202204 Burragorang Valley Reunion