With many thanks to my relative, Peter, a bunch of black and white family photographs from the 1960s.
I’d never seen these photographs before until Pete sent them through a few days, part of the collection of his late mother.… Read the rest
I had a brief cry when I watched an old family video this week. There were so many people in the video – even quite young people – who are no longer with us.… Read the rest
My first memory of Nancy was when she came home to Lismore, after a number of years living in Sydney and Brisbane.
It was about 1970, and she was only about twenty five years old.… Read the rest
With a bit of free time on my hands over the last few weeks, I’ve been using a website to colourize some old family photographs I’d only ever seen previously in black and white.… Read the rest
When you have some visiting from the country, and they’ve only ever visited Sydney maybe a dozen times in their life, you have to think about maximising the “Sydney Experience”, and showing them some quite memorable things.… Read the rest
When I left the hotel, the weather was fine. As is often the case in Brisbane, the weather turned from sunny conditions to rain. You can see it in my glasses.… Read the rest