The Balmain Association represents Balmain, Birchgrove and Rozelle communities. It was formed in November 1965 by a handful of residents who wished to preserve the best of the suburbs’ history, architecture and natural beauty and aims to:
We are located at
The Watch House
179 Darling St Balmain NSW
Research and Resources The Balmain Association has a range of historical records and archives. Research at the Watch House If you would like assistance in researching your House History or your Family History here are some pointers on how to help us to help you….
Due to the Covid 19 lockdown of Greater Sydney, the Watch House will be closed indefinitely and will be subject to any changes announced by the NSW State Government.
Currently exhibitions are not in chronological order but you should be able to find information you require if available.
Due to Covid 19 attendance at the Watch House requires QR sign in.
For those without an appropriate device a written sign in is required.
Numbers in each area are clearly indicated.
The Watch House is located at 179 Darling St Balmain NSW
Now taking bookings for 2022.
Interested exhibitors should submit three preferred dates to Bookings.
Allocation of space begins in July of previous year.