Just a reminder that our Guest Speaker on Saturday, 3rd August is Rose Ellis, who will be providing a glimpse
Several rock historians have claimed that rock and roll was one of the first music genres to define an age
I LOVE A SUNBURNT COUNTRY: The Diaries of Dorothea MackellarEdited by Jyoti BrunsdonNt. Ryde, Angus & Robertson, 1990 The wonderful
By the time I was 21, I was learning ballroom dancing, doing medal exams and training for competition dancing. My
The Begging Boy This is a garden statue of a boy wearing clothes reminiscent of Oliver Twist who appears to
My grandmother and mother spoke about Bee Miles, a name known to everybody in that era, with many people remembering
Our friend Deke Richards, who made the documentary on the Canadian Patriotes, the French and English-speaking rebels who were sent
Ever since I turned three and through my teens, I have had a myriad of social engagements. All of them
Louisa Lawson: Henry Lawson's crusading mother This book, written by Lorna Ollif, tells the story of Louisa Lawson (nee Albury).
Japanese Midget Submarines enter Sydney Harbour. The boom safety net protection across Sydney Harbour was designed in January of 1942
Once named “Rolled oat biscuits” or “Soldiers’ biscuits”, the history of Anzac biscuits dates back to a time when wives
They are the most magnificent and emblematic monuments around the world without question. Instantly recognisable, many monuments have become national
Matchbox Holder A rectangular, three-sided case or holder made from one piece of metal bent into a U shape. The
Along Drummoyne’s main thoroughfares there are signs attached to some of the street furniture. They are not advertising, as one
A grave marker is how people will remember you long after everyone you know has passed. When done well, it can
March 1, 1975: COLOUR TELEVISION officially began in Australia. The ABC launched colour TV with a 5-minute special, AUNTY JACK
My mother tended to keep messy drawers and cupboards in our family home. The dressing table drawers were chock a
Another year has passedAnd we're all a little older.Last summer felt hotterAnd winter seems much colder. There was a time
In July 2023, Mattel Films released its first highly anticipated movie, Barbie, with Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling as the stars. It
A guy was getting ready to tee off on the first hole when a second golfer approached and asked if