Dr Willis has an ongoing interest in local studies in relation to local studies, place and identity, heritage, volunteering, and the Red Cross.
Imaginings on Sydney’s Edge: Myth, Mourning and Memory in a Fringe Community, Sydney Journal
Townies, ex-urbanites and aesthetics: Issues of identity on Sydney's rural-urban fringe, AQ Australian Quarterly
Oran Park, Sydney Journal
Stories and things: the role of the local historical society, Campbelltown, Camden and the Oaks., Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society
Camden , Sydney Journal
Australian History (Excl. Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander History) (210303)