City of Sydney Historical Association

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Upcoming Events

City of Sydney Historical Association (COSHA)

Formed in 2000 with the aim of increasing awareness and appreciation of the history of the City of Sydney, COSHA aims to make our history more accessible.
COSHA regularly organises guided walks, lectures and tours of historic sites and buildings.


Saturday 8th January at 2:00pm

Heritage Houses of the Parramatta River

Speaker: Angela Phippen

Willandra circa 1870

In this illustrated talk, COSHA member and historian Angela Phippen will talk about the extant 19th century historic houses of the Ryde LGA. While many of the older houses have disappeared over the last century many beautiful and important building have survived and are still in use. Angela will tell us some of their stories.