The closing date for the Ron Rathbone Local History Competition has been extended to Friday, October 1
.The Ron Rathbone Local History Competition honours the memory of Ron Rathbone OAM, a Councillor and former Mayor of the City of Rockdale who was passionate about local heritage and history.
The Competition offers $7,500 in prize money to encourage local historians to explore the history and heritage of Bayside.
All Bayside libraries remain closed due to the ongoing COVID-19 health regulations, however online research resources are available including:
. Bayside Library Online Catalogue
. TROVE: National Library of Australia
If community members require assistance in locating research material or information they can send a request to email@example.com and a library staff member will contact them to assist.
Entries can be submitted online and must be received by Friday 1 October, 2021.