Lessons in City history

The way we were: The Seaside Gardens Caravan Park in Mullaloo in the 1950s.
The way we were: The Seaside Gardens Caravan Park in Mullaloo in the 1950s.

Specialist curriculum writer Aurelia Cole will design and produce the resources after the City of Joondalup received a $5200 grant from the WA History Foundation.

The history collection includes photographs, films, oral histories, maps, ephemera, local newspaper clippings and published and unpublished reports and books.

‘From our original inhabitants (the Oor-dal-kalla people) through to today’s thriving City of 164,000 people, Joondalup has had a truly fascinating history,’ Joondalup Mayor Troy Pickard said.