By Cathy Jones In 1956, the Strathfield South Branch Library was built in the northern end of Edwards Park, at 64 High Street Strathfield South.
The former Rochester Street Library at Homebush was built in 1976 and demolished in 2003. The current library opened in 2004.
On 24 February 1958, Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother visited Australia which included visitations to recent Government Housing projects including the Strathfield South Housing Project
In the 1930s the Free Library Movement was founded to fight to establish public libraries in NSW, following release of the Munn-Pitt report, which criticised