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2012 Riverstone Historical Society Journal – Now on Sale

Monday, December 10th, 2012

The 2012 edition of the Riverstone Journal is now available for purchase; $10 ($12.50 including postage).

Please see the Publications and Membership Web Page or the Journal Flyer (PDF, 76kb) for more details.

Alexander Leslie (Les) Emmanuel Aberley Article – 2012 RHS Journal

Friday, December 7th, 2012

The 2012 edition of the Riverstone Journal is now available for purchase, the details will be added to the site shortly.

Included in the journal is an article about one of Riverstone’s residents Alexander (Les) Aberley. The article is written by his grandson Les Bottles and details the life of one of Riverstone’s finest citizens, a man who served his country in both World Wars. The article is free to access.

We hope you enjoy the article.

2011 Riverstone Historical Society Journal – Now on Sale

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

The 2011 edition of the Riverstone Journal is now available for purchase; $10 ($12.50 including postage).

Please see the Publications and Membership Web Page or the Journal Flyer (PDF, 58kb) for more details.

2011 Journal Title Page

Photos of Riverstone book available

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

Our publication for 2010 is a wonderful book of photographs of Riverstone. The book is 254 pages. The cost is $35 (or $50 posted). The book will be available from the Museum in Feburary onwards, Sundin’s Dentist in Garfield Road from 5 January 2011, or Copyprint from 14 January. Postal orders to Riverstone & District Historical Society Inc, PO BOX 202 RIVERSTONE NSW 2765, with cheque or money order for $50.

2006 Riverstone Journal added to Library

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

The 2006 Riverstone Journal has been added to the Local History Resources Collection and is now freely available in PDF format.

To view the journal, please navigate to the 2006 Riverstone Journal Record and click on the PDF symbol in the upper right hand section of the Webpage.

The 17 articles in this edition of the Riverstone Journal cover many  aspects of Riverstone’s history including Riverstone’s bus service, hotels & produce stores in Riverstone, motor racing at Schofields aerodrome,  Riverstone personalities (Nevis Worboys, Ray Brookes and John McHugh), amongst others.

We hope you enjoy the journal.

2009 Riverstone Journal

Monday, June 7th, 2010

The 2009 edition of the Riverstone Journal is now available for purchase. Please see the Publications and Membership Web Page for more details.