Stories from Woollahra

World War 2 brought conflict closer to home, and residents of the Woollahra municipality had many reminders that the country was officially at war.

Starting with the following articles, this section will be updated regularly with new topics relating to World War 2 as it was experienced in Woollahra, including the operation of the Flying Boat Base at Rose Bay, requisitioning of grand homes of the municipality for military use, fund raising efforts, repatriation, and the impact the war had on our longest border - Sydney Harbour.