Lost (South) Perth – Fiesta 2014

The City of South Perth’s Fiesta 2014 program has been released and it’s more colourful and exciting than ever!

CoSP Fiesta 2014

Lost Perth creator, Warren Duffy, will be taking us on a journey through the last 100 years of South Perth with some exciting stories and photographs. Join us at the Perth Zoo on Wednesday 19 March for a lot of “ooooh yeaaaah”s and “aaaaaw”s over days gone by.

The night will feature images from Duffy’s collection and recently released book Lost Perth, as well as a selection of never before seen images from the City of South Perth’s Local History Collection.

When: 6.45pm, Wednesday 19 March 2014
Where: Perth Zoo (Lecture Theatre), Labouchere Rd, South Perth
Cost: $15 plus booking fee.

Bookings essential: Click here to register!

COSP_PH_2035/2 - Como Beach 1944

COSP_PH_2035/2 – Human pyramid at Como Beach, 1944.

PS. Do you recognize anyone in this picture?

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Lost Perth – the book

If you’ve been following Lost Perth on Facebook, we have some exciting news…

Warren Duffy’s new book Lost Perth is now available for loan at the South Perth & Manning Libraries and is part of our Local History Collection which can go out on loan for 1 week periods.

Lost PerthWant to see what the hype is all about? Contact the libraries or reserve it online now.

If you’ve been looking to purchase a copy for Christmas, the book is also on sale through Duffy’s new website: http://www.lostperth.com.au