Voices of Kwinana

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are advised that the local history collection may contain images and voices of deceased persons. We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land on which we live and work and pay our respects to their Elders past and present.

Voices of Kwinana - Local History Collection​

Explore our City's history through the 'Voices of Kwinana' blog.

Browse a selection of historical photographs, oral histories, information on historic places and pioneer families as well as news about upcoming local history events at the Library.​

Our Oral History and Documentary collection can also be accessed via Voices of Kwinana on YouTube​.​

History Research and Donations

Our Local History Librarian is available to help with historical and genealogical research questions and donations to the collection are always welcome. Appointments can be made by calling the Library on 9236 4300 or emailing. Walk-ins are also welcome.​

Please note that the Local History Librarian hours are:

Wednesday: 9am to 5pm
Thursday: 9am to 5pm
Friday: 9am to 5pm

Local History Collection

Located behind the Children’s section in Kwinana Library, this collection is available for borrowing and contains histories of local people, places, organisations and industries including oral history interviews that span Aboriginal, pioneer and modern experiences of living in the Kwinana area. 

Aboriginal Collection​
A special collection of resources about Aboriginal culture and Dreaming stories is also available for borrowing.
Page reviewed: 04 Sep 2018 9:03pm