Blue Plaques recognises local stories

Heritage New South Wales’ Blue Plaques program is aimed at recognising key personalities, events and places in NSW.

With a focus on stories that connect communities with places and events, examples might include but are not limited to:

  • Aboriginal people, heritage, culture
  • Early European settlement
  • Migrant heritage
  • Social movements and change
  • Wartime history
  • Industrial advancements
  • Arts and culture
  • Sport
  • Historic events that have shaped the story of your area and NSW
  • Stories of ordinary people who have done extraordinary things (your local heroes)

The Wentworth Shire community is encouraged to submit nominations for the Blue Plaques program.

For more information, please visit

To nominate a Blue Plaque, please complete the above MP nomination form and return to

If you have any further questions, please email