Archival Collections


The Research Centre archive contains documents dealing with the region’s community, social and family history.  It includes a large photographic collection, as well as books, manuscripts, maps and other printed materials:

  • 4,000 files on people, places, and subjects
  • 16,000 photographs and portraits
  • indexes of land grants
  • electoral rolls
  • personal diaries
  • memorabilia
  • indexed obituaries and funeral notices
  • birth, death and marriage indexes
  • NSW Government Gazettes from 1878 to 1900
  • family histories
  • maps
  • a large reference library

For information on how to access these collections, see Research.