Local Studies Collection

Local Studies is a special collection of both historic and contemporary material relating to many aspects of life in the Wollondilly Shire. The Local Studies collection is held at Picton Library and is available during Library opening hours.

The collection includes: 

  • books and reports 
  • local newspapers – in print and microfilm 

 For a detailed listing of the collection check the library catalogue. 


Family History and Local Studies Online Resources

Wollondilly Library members have access to a great range of online family and local history resources online. 

Historical Societies and Museums

  • Appin Historical Society 278735991 5085112378248351 1064704401914788587 n

    Appin Historical Society

    Location: Appin

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  • NSW Rail Museum 2022festivalofsteamfinal 6

    NSW Rail Museum

    Location: Thirlmere

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    Picton & District Historical and Family History Society

    Location: Wollondilly Library

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  • The Oaks Heritage Society Burragorang Cottage Oct 22

    The Oaks Historical Society, Burragorang Heritage Society and Yerranderie Committee

    Location: Wollondilly Heritage Centre and Museum

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