Cultural Heritage Collection

The Cultural Heritage Collection is a growing collection of photographs, books and oral histories relating to the lives of local people and the Marion area.

We are excited to be helping to preserve and celebrate our history and culture.

The collection (for reference only) is located at the Marion Heritage Research Centre.


Further information

Please contact:

Danielle Trewartha
Coordinator Marion Heritage Research Centre
Phone: (08) 7420 6455

Find out more about the local history of Marion.


Some useful books

Marion history books are available for purchase from the City of Marion's Administration Centre, 245 Sturt Road, Sturt or can be borrowed from any three branches of the Marion Library Service.

  • The History of Marion on the Sturt, by Alison Dolling, 1981
  • MARION 1945 - 2000:A Suburban City, by R.J.R. Donley, 2001

The History of Marion on the Sturt is available in hardcover for $11.00 and MARION 1945 - 2000: A Suburban City is available in hardcover for $39.95 and softcover for $24.95. All prices are GST inclusive.