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Strathfield Answers the Call 1914-1918

The Ironbark Gallery will be featuring a new exhibition commencing this April in collaboration with the Strathfield-Homebush District Historical Society.

Strathfield Answers the Call 1914-1918 explores how the people of Strathfield and Homebush participated in the events of WWI on the battlefront and at home.

Learn about the sacrifices of those who fought, the efforts of those at home and the issues that united and divided communities.

When: 23 April – 20 June 2021 (during Strathfield Council Library & Innovation Hub opening hours)

Where: Ironbark Gallery – Strathfield Council Library & Innovation Hub

You are invited to discover the many stories of those who answered the call by attending two historical talks at the Ironbark Gallery:

Registrations are essential and can be made by clicking on the above links.

Borrow and Return Items 24/7 in an Innovative Way

To help increase accessibility and convenience for the community Library members can request items online via the library catalogue or from Strathfield Library.

When reservations are placed, the items can be collected from the Book Locker 24/7.  You will be notified via SMS when they are available and by using a QR CODE or PIN you will have 72 HOURS to collect your items. When it is time to return the library items, there will be return facilities at the lockers or they may be returned to the Strathfield Library directly.

Currently located at:

  • Strathfield Library and Innovation Hub – 65 Rochester Street, Homebush
  • High Street Community Centre – 64 High Street, Strathfield

Watch this handy video to learn how to use the Book Lockers step-by-step!

Watch the video in Chinese or Korean.