This is a love story, one that could be easily summarised in a single paragraph, but that would be to demean it. Because it is above all a paean to a simpler time, simpler people and a simpler meaning of happiness.
A great-great-grandson remembers an unapologetic rebel and determined reformer
A symposium to explore the nature of Irish-Australian literature
You won’t have any trouble getting into the swing of things, because the killings and mayhem start early….
Essays on modern Irish life by an Irish controversialist, John Waters
Nature of Event: Barry Versus Kelly – The tragic story of Australia’s folk hero, Ned Kelly and the judge who hanged him. A musical drama by Felix Meagher (with additional music by Lou Hesterman and Cyril Moran) about the trial and execution of Ned Kelly in November 1880. about the Trial of Ned Kelly, the classic confrontation between …
Catherine Fitzpatrick, a convict’s wife, conductor of the first choir of an infant colony.
A fake new party in Listowel: Tom Doodle promised the citizens that he would open a factory for shaving the hair off gooseberries
The wireless in our house in Leitrim in 1941 sat on a high shelf, away from little hands, in the kitchen. It had two batteries, one dry and one wet.
The badges are a tangible link with the past and are unique to South Australia.