From the late 19th century Irish immigrant Richard Hayes Harnett Snr and his son opened up Mosman as a desirable place to live. Migrants flocked to Mosman and the boom times began.
The annual Mosman Youth Awards in Literature awards prizes for both prose and poetry and is open to primary and secondary students.
In NSW, funding for public libraries is at a crisis point! libraries are more than books – they are valuable centres of information, of knowledge and of community.
For those who need a little more one on one help, Mosman Library Service offers a once a month drop in session.