Useful Resources

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Books available at Wollongong City Library


-   Fleming, A.P. 1969. Brighton Beach Wollongong. Wollongong, Illawarra Historical Society.

-   Fleming, A.P. 1972. White towers – the Illawarra lighthouses. Wollongong, Illawarra Historical Society.

-   Fleming, A.P. 1975. The Wollongong Pilot Service, 1840-1867. Wollongong, Illawarra Historical Society.

-   Gardiner-Garden, C.W. 1975. The Port of Wollongong. 3rd. ed. Wollongong, Illawarra Historical Society.

-   Moore, T.R. 1979. Historic Wollongong lighthouse. Wollongong, Illawarra Tourist Association.

-   Organ, M. and Doyle, A.P. eds. 1989. ‘Old Pioneer’s’ reminiscences of Illawarra. Woonona (NSW), Illawarra Historical Publications.

-   Osbourne, Frank. Surveyors, Settlers and Land Grants in Illawarra 1815-1817. Illawarra Historical Society.

-   Palmer, John. The Corfu Lifebuoy History of North Wollongong Surf Life Saving Club

-   Scott, G.J. 1980. The history of the fortifications around Wollongong. [Roneoed.]

-   Scott, G.J. 1981. The Smith's Hill Fort Project. Wollongong.

-   Scott, G.J. 1986. Forts of the Illawarra. For the Environmental Heritage Committee Wollongong

-   Shaw, Hilda J. 200 Facts about Historical Illawarra. Wollongong, Illawarra Historical Society.

-   Stewart, Alexander, Reminiscences










Newspaper articles:



Article Leisure


Coal Mines at Illawarra

Coastal Lighthouse 1

Coastal Lighthouse 2

Harbour Beacon Will Remain article


Courthouse Article


Fireman Article

100 years later article copy

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