Barbara Mackay Cruise
Noel W Lamidey was in charge of one of the most extraordinary migration schemes the world had ever seen.
Yet some people are frightened to acknowledge our disgraceful past.
Australian War Memorial/P05303.022
Many of her achievements were shadowed by a murder trial involving her co-pilot.
'Australians should know more about their history.'
There were many notorious Victorian bushrangers, apart from the Kelly gang.
police and justice museum
The Eureka Stockade was one of the most important historical events in Australia; seen as a major development in our democracy. December 3, 1854 was when goldfield workers (known as diggers) rebelled...
When Lillian Armfield was recruited into the NSW Police Force in 1915, she signed a contract which stated she was not allowed to wear a uniform, would not receive any superannuation and she would not...