The Society

 The Rockingham District Historical Society was formed in 1969 as a branch of the Royal West Australian Historical Society, we are now an affiliated member, we are also a member of Museum Australia.

 The Rockingham Museum was first opened in 1974 at a site in Marine Terrace it has operated from the current site since of the aims of the society is to maintain the museum and library.

We hold a monthly meeting on the last Saturday of the month at 2 pm, February to November. Meetings from March to November are followed by a speaker and afternoon tea.

Members of the public are invited to attend

Joining the Society

The membership fee is Adults $10.00; Family $13.00. Membership is from January to December.

  • This fee enables you to borrow library books
  • Receive a quarterly news letter.
  • Social events and outings.