Dulwich has a census population of 2,663 people. The suburb is adjacent to Adelaide’s east parklands, and forms part of the western boundary of the City of Burnside.

Discover the secrets of Dulwich, its fascinating and colourful tales, from Polly Dundon, a long term resident of this suburb. Polly’s story includes the building an aircraft, peacocks, a sculpture in Windsor Castle, members of Parliament, a village cat and a ‘long lost village’. Did you know that all of these had an association, at one time or another, with Dulwich?

Polly’s presentation will cover first nations people, Dulwich’s many organisations and businesses, its diverse history of activities and stories of residents past and present; all of which have contributed to the intriguing suburb residents know and love today.


Presented by Burnside Historical Society