Hey you! That might be my great X3 grandfather!

Bizarre story from the Sydney Light Rail project a few days ago. In short: Days after human remains were discovered during digging for the light rail project between Sydney’s CBD and eastern suburbs, disturbing footage has emerged that shows a construction worker cracking jokes about the bones as he dug them up and tossed them […]

Australia Day: I like it

I have usually marked Australia Day with a post or more: 2016: Australia Day at Mount Kembla; How inspiring! Deng Thiak Adut’s Australia Day address — he’s now a strong possibility for Australian of the Year 2017; 2014: Anniversary Day/Survival Day, from which: Family history–some news on the Whitfield front Tangible link to the convict ship “Isabella” and the immigrant ship […]