About Us

Bayside Council was proclaimed on Friday 9 September 2016. It brings together the City of Botany Bay and Rockdale City Councils.This blog is dedicated to the area’s fascinating local history.

If you have a story, photographs or objects to share please contact us via email museum@bayside.nsw.gov.au

Council preserves the district’s past through the following services:

George Hanna Memorial Museum @ Mascot Library


Museum Opening Hours
Monday/ Wednesday / Friday         12 noon – 5 pm
Tuesday/ Thursday                             9 am – 2 pm

Community History Collections

These collections are available at our libraries in Rockdale and Mascot.