History and heritage

The City area has a long and interesting history, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Gosnells Road Board (now known as the City of Gosnells) in 2007.

Under the direction of the City’s History and Heritage Strategy, staff aim to document, interpret and preserve this significant history and heritage for the enjoyment of current and future generations.

Benefits for heritage owners

The City aims to assist and reward individuals and groups involved in protecting and promoting local history and heritage.

Community involvement

Some of the ways in which the community can be involved in local history and heritage are shown here. Find out about volunteering, workshops, action groups, and more here.

History of the City

Read about the history of the City of Gosnells area.

Places of historic interest

Find out about local history by reading the transcripts here for our walking trails, visiting the Knowledge Centre in Gosnells or visiting a place listed on our heritage list.