Welcome to the

Illawarra Historical Society


3 Sept meeting Museum 10.00am

3 Sept meeting Museum 10.00am The village of Sherbrooke was abandoned in 1903 to allow the Cataract Dam to be built. KerrieAnne Christian is an expert on the village

1 Oct meeting Museum   6.30pm

1 Oct meeting Museum 6.30pm Come and hear about Mt Kembla, the Windy Gully Cemetery and the 1902 disaster that killed 96 miners. Our speaker is Georgina Element aka Georgina de HatHill.

5 Nov meeting Museum  6.30pm

5 Nov meeting Museum 6.30pm Lawrence Hargrave pioneered aeronautic research at Stanwell Park. Hear from Michael Hall about this outstanding inventor.

3 Dec meeting Museum  6.30pm

3 Dec meeting Museum 6.30pm We welcome back bush poet extraordinaire - Ralph Scrivens. Join us as Ralph recites ballads that evoke our rural past.

Illawarra Museum

11 Market St, Wollongong
NSW, Australia 2500


We are open

Thur       12.00pm - 3.00pm

Sat/Sun  12.00pm - 3.00pm

2nd Sunday of each month  11.00am - 4.00pm

  info@illawarramuseum.com