The City of Charles Sturt has many wonderful stories to tell about our history and community. We are pleased to share some of them with you.
If you are researching or seeking information on the history of the local area we encourage you to contact or visit one of our local history groups or museums, or refer to the facts sheets
Local History - Fact Sheets
Stories about Charles Sturt people and places, during and immediately after World War One (WWI) 1914-1918.
In the 1920s, a group of eight men, escaping the poverty of the Veneto region in Italy, arrived in Adelaide.
While war was fought in far off places, its impact and Australia's concern with defence has shaped the City of Charles Sturt.
The 'Faces of Charles Sturt' have come to represent the collective aspirations, past and present, of Charles Sturt people.