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WHS (Wentworth Historical Society) is located within the Wentworth Library on the corner of Short and Murray Streets, Wentworth.

We are open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 10.30am – 5.30pm and on Saturday 10am – 12pm. Please note we are closed on Tuesday and Sunday.

Phone Wentworth library (03) 5027-5060 or email

Post:  PO Box 274 Wentworth NSW 2648

We are always looking for new members and volunteers

2018 membership fees now due $30 per couple, $20 single and $15.00 for concession



Wentworth’s First Historian


Mrs Nell Grace, a remarkable woman who should be recognised as Wentworth’s first historian. It had been known that Mrs Grace had written a history of Wentworth, but it was thought to be lost—until a surprise rediscovery early this year. We include here Maud Crang’s biography of Mrs Grace, a description of her collection of photographs of historic figures—yet to be located—and extracts from some of her published articles.  – By Maud Crang

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