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The suburb of Roselands was originally in the then large district of Belmore. In later years, some areas of Roselands were known as Lakemba, Punchbowl and Wiley Park. During August 1993, the boundaries of the suburb we know today were drawn and finally gazetted.Roselands is named after the Roselands Golf Course, which was located at John Fenwick's 'Belmore House' in the 1940s. The name is probably a reference to the significant rose gardens surrounding Belmore House. Read more...
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Discover Canterbury District's contribution to the war efforts both overseas and on the home front. Access the biographies of 1,911 WWI volunteers, support from the home front, monuments, memorials, anti-German feeling, War Service Homes.
Explore the history and people of the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, an Australian professional rugby league football club based in Belmore.
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