The Library From Pace Road to Darius Wells

Kwinana Public Library opened in July 1956 in the Pace Road shopping centre. Amazingly, it was to remain at the same address for the next forty years (until July 1996) at which time the impossibility of this small Library to provide for a growing community was clear to all! Finally, in December 1996, a move was made to larger premises at the Kwinana Hub shopping … Continue reading The Library From Pace Road to Darius Wells

RSL established in Kwinana 1955

The Kwinana branch of the RSL held their inaugural meeting at Church House, Medina Avenue, at 8:00pm on the 27th April 1955. Brian Manwaring was asked to take the chair and was duly elected President, D. Allison the Secretary and A.M. James was the Treasurer. A lively discussion took place concerning various committees to be established and some suggested means of raising finance. The first … Continue reading RSL established in Kwinana 1955