Origins of North Strathfield Station

Origins of North Strathfield Station
North Strathfield Railway Station, c1933

The struggle for a station at North Strathfield was very much a people's struggle. In the early 1900s there had been a general acknowledgment of the need for a station…

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Holy Trinity Church, Concord West

Holy Trinity Church, Concord West
Illuminated Address presented to Dame Eadith Walker

Memorial gates erected by parishioners and friends commemorate philanthropist Dame Eadith Walker. Dame Eadith Campbell Walker (1861-1937), philanthropist, was born on 18 September 1861 at The Rocks, Sydney, only child…

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Dame Eadith Walker: An Appreciation

Dame Eadith Walker:  An Appreciation
Hearse carrying Dame Eadith Walker's body, proceeding down The Drive on the way to Rookwood

The passing of Dame Eadith Walker has left a great blank in the life of the community. From the earliest days of the colony her father was connected with its…

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