Zoeller Memorial Gates, Concord

Zoeller Memorial Gates, Concord
Zoeller Gates - relocated to Concord Oval, Burton Street.

Concord's New Light - Electricity for Gas - Memorial Gates to Mr. Zoeller To celebrate the installation of electric street lighting and the opening of the Zoeller memorial gates at…

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We’re Covid Safe

The City of Canada Bay Museum is now fully Covid compliant. We have registered with the NSW Government and have been allocated our own QR code, which is displayed at…

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Congratulations Lois Michel, OAM

In the 2021 New Year Honour List, our secretary received the Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia in the General Division. She was recognised for her more than 50…

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Where Have all the Corner Shops Gone!

Where Have all the Corner Shops Gone!
Warman's Grocery Shop, Cnr. Correys Avenue & Concord Road.

Back in the 50's what were the local shops we most relied upon - and indeed - were all that we needed? The grocer, the green grocer, the butcher, the…

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Useful Items

We remain a society fascinated by gadgetry.  The industrial revolution ensured that our ancestors were similarly attracted to wondrous objects which promised to make life easier, and, at times, more…

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Sydney’s First Harbour Tunnel

The "first" Sydney Harbour tunnel built about a century ago has been largely forgotten. The tunnel, dug under Sydney's harbour at its narrowest point between Greenwich in the north and…

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What’s on at the Museum

On Wednesday 20th January, in conjunction with the Concord Library, we hosted "Storytime at the Museum" for youngsters from the area. Unfortunately, the attendance was not as great as we…

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Yesterday’s Top 25 Predictions . . .

All Absolutely Wrong!!! 25. “There is not the slightest indication that nuclear energy will ever be obtainable.  It would mean that the atom would have to be shattered at will.”  …

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