Are held in March, May, July, August or September and November

Perth Metro Plan Project

Digitise, geo-reference and place on-line Perth's Metropolitan Plans, mainly from the 1920's.

J S Battye Library of West Australian History

3rd Floor State Library of Western Australia, 25 Francis Street, Perth.

State Records of Western Australia

Ground Floor, Alexander Library Building, James Street West Entrance, Perth.

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Meeting dates for 2017

21 November 2017 (3rd Tuesday)

Speaker - David Whiteford
"Slides of the Seventies - and beyond."
David will show a selection from his slide collection that will include the old Battye Library and images of bygone Perth of the 1970's and 1980's.

After the meeting please join us in the Great Southern Room for our end of year dinner.
Contact Nick Drew for further information.

The cost is $35.00 per head, payment can be made at the door or to Friends of Battye Library Bank Account BSB 016 185 Account No 4220 58413

RSVP before the 13 November 2017 to


Our meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month (except the November meeting which is held on the third Tuesday).

Meeting Time: 5.00pm for 5.30pm start

Place: Great Southern Room, 4th Floor State Library of Western Australia

After the meeting, members are welcome to join us for a meal at a nearby Perth restaurant. Bookings will be taken on the night.

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