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Sugar Mill
Sugar Mill

Founded in 1962, with one of the aims being to gather historical records of the Canterbury District, the Society has since the mid 1980's operated a Family and Local History Research Centre in the historic Beulah Vista home, located at 15 Church St. Canterbury.

Mailing Address: PO Box 49, Campsie NSW 2194

The aim of the Society is....

  • To encourage the study of history, both of the Canterbury District and Australia.
  • To collect records and objects relating to Canterbury's history.
  • To publish journals, periodicals and books relating to the history of Canterbury.
  • Membership Fees:  
  • Regular Member; $20 per annum,                                    Pensioner, Senior, Student, $15 per annum,                    Families/Institutions, $25 per annum                               Supporter/Friends Member (non voting) $5 per annum

Latest news from our Facebook Page

Here's one for our car lovers. A FJ Holden parked on Nelson Street in Belmore. Year of manufacture?! #FlashbackFriday Courtesy City of Canterbury Bankstown Local History Photograph Collection ...
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Beulah Vista will be closed on Saturday 3rd April (Easter Weekend)Happy Easter 🐣 ...
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There's mischief going on in this 1957 backyard in Belmore. #FlashbackFriday Courtesy City of Canterbury Bankstown Local History Photograph Collection ...
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#OnThisDay 16 March 1932, Isabella Watts & Alice Walker from Belmore North Public School were just two of 50,000 school children who marched across the Sydney Harbour Bridge on just days before it opened for traffic.Tony Browne explains... "The 89 year old lady next door said she was at the opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and someone from the press took this photograph and it was published in the paper..... I did a search and found this picture. When I showed her she remembered and all her memories of the day came flooding back. She was very excited to see it, as she no longer had a copy. The School was Belmore North. The two girls featured are (left) Isabella Watts & (right) Alice Walker now Oldham, the lady next door .....she was 9 years old then.”🎥 See video footage 👉 fb.watch/4jUkuh0zCZ/[Photo courtesy State Archives NSW] ...
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Did you go to the Orion in Campsie? Our photo shows the building in the late 60s. #FlashbackFriday Courtesy City of Canterbury Bankstown Local History Photograph Collection ...
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