Local Studies

Bridge Street (Victoria Rd) Drummoyne
Bridge Street (Victoria Rd) Drummoyne


The Local Studies is a specialised collection of reference material covering all aspects of City of Canada Bay Local Government Area.

The collection reflects themes such as the original indigenous inhabitants, settlement, industrial history, the natural and the built environment as well as contemporary issues. There is a range of material for students and researchers of all levels, including environmental reports, newspaper clippings, historical maps and photographs. The collection is a useful starting point to learn about the heritage of Canada Bay.

Need more information? Please contact the Local Studies Librarian or call 9911 6317.

Researching the History of Your Property

Interested in researching the history of your property? Click here to check out the number of sources that can help to research the history of your property.

More than Just a Name - WWI Multimedia Project 2014-15

Photographs - Canada Bay Connections

Local Identities

Educational Resources

Family History

Heritage Walks

Local Studies Fact Sheets

Isole Eolie / Aeolian Islands

City of Canada Bay Museum

Page last updated on: 05/09/17

Isole Eolie/Aeolian Islands

Celebrate Aeolian migration by accessing photos and youtube videos of Eolie Sydney, Eolie Community Flickr, Ferragosto, LaFamiglia, Isole Eolie (photos) and Isole Eolie (YouTube).

Blog - Canada Bay Connections

Visit our Canada Bay Connections Blog! Your memories and comments are most welcome!

Ancestry Library Edition

Access Ancestry Library online and map out your family tree! An important resource with more than 1.5 billion names in over 4,000 databases. Available in the library only.

Find My Past Online

Access this family history and genealogy resource which includes millions of records covering Australasia, Ireland and United Kingdom. Available in the library only.

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