Welcome to the Web Site of the Springwood Historical Society, established in We invite you to find out about our district and our activities - share our interest in and commitment to our local history.
"Christmas Belles" - the ladies are gathering an Australian native flower called 'Christmas bells' - from The Illustrated Sydney News December 1886
Sydney Female School of Industry.The Female School of Industry was first established in Macquarie St in Sydney,then moved to Darlinghurst Rd around 1877.It finally moved to Petersham in 1903.It was a girls' home and domestic training home for girls aged 4 to 14.It closed in 1926. •City of Sydney Archives• 🌹
Seaforth Service Station in the Northern Beaches region of Sydney in the late 1920s. •Manly Library•