Australian Heritage Online: Index of articles


Governor Macquarie's Tour to the New Discovered Country 19 September, 2012
When Tasmania ruled the writing world ... and challenged Hollywood 19 September, 2012
Selected memories: Steele Rudd and a bygone era 22 December, 2011
Changes afoot at Canowindra 22 December, 2011
Cockatoo Island – captured in sandstone 28 September, 2011
A nation subdivided 16 February, 2011
WONNERUP: a chronicle of the south-west 18 January, 2011
JONDARYAN – pastoral empire of the Darling Downs 03 December, 2010
The story of Burning Mountain 19 October, 2010
Wireless across the Strait 26 August, 2010

Noteworthy People

Ned Searle, Larrikin Digger Hero of the Somme 23 November, 2013
Sir John Gellibrand: Tasmanian war hero 16 April, 2013
Yuranigh: 'guide, companion, councillor and friend' 10 January, 2013
W A Cawthorne and the teaching profession in South Australia 10 April, 2011
William Thwaites: the engineer who changed Melbourne 25 February, 2011
George Adams: Sweeping Tasmania into the 20th Century 24 December, 2010
Martha Hayes: first lady of Risdon Cove 24 December, 2010
Robert Dowling: an original Australian artist 02 November, 2010

Voices from the past

The Adventures of Henry Dent 28 September, 2011
Caroline Denison - A Lady at Government House 29 November, 2010

Australian Heritage Magazine

Winter 2010

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Australia's front line: the bombing of Darwin 49
Heritage Forum Winter 2010
In Search of Sir George Hubert Wilkins 25
Lachlan Macquarie: a Governor of vision 30
Lake Killalpannina: contact and culture shock 75
Old Schools Triumphant: The Fossil Fish of Burrunjuck 36
Red-back spiders: an Aussie outhouse icon 22
Science, Sex and Sabotage: the great rabbit debate 57
St Paulus: a plane of many missions 19
The Catalpa Rescue: Escape from a ‘Living Tomb 10
The Chirnsides of Werribee Park 42
The Pilots of Port Phillip Bay 14
Thomas Huxley and the voyage of the Rattlesnake 42
Wire to the World: the Overland Telegraph Line 69

Autumn 2010

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'The most perfect invention': The arrival of telegraph in Australia 76
Allan Davidson: Prospector in the Central Desert 10
An enterprising gardener: Carl Axel Nobelius 29
Bunyip: mystery of the deep 20
Caroline Chisholm: a life of caring 45
Coolgardie or bust 50
D S Mitchell: founder of a library 33
Fremantle Prison 24
Heritage Forum Autumn 2010
Joseph Reed: a city's greatest architect 39
Reward for Labour: The Eight Hour Day 70
The Abbey 13
The Barwell Boys 16
The Chaffey brothers: Irrigation pioneers 56
The General and the Spy: Harry Chauvel of the Light Horse and T E Lawrence 64

Summer 2009

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AE2 - treasure of the Sea of Marmara 21
An Instant in Stone: The Dinosaur Stampede National Monument 24
Brisbane's Old Windmill 12
Cowra: A town like no other 74
Cowra: A town like no other 74
Driving where no road goes 18
Georgiana Molloy: Pioneer botanist of the West 31
Heritage Forum Summer 2009
Joseph Perry: God's Filmmaker 15
The Chinese Trek to Gold: Robe to the Victorian goldfields 68
The Clarke Gang: Our deadliest bushrangers 26
The Daintree: Nature's inclubator 42
The Last Voyage of HMS Beagle 62
The mystery of the Zuytdorp 8
The Van Diemen's Land Company 56
William Barak and the struggle for Coranderrk 50
William Charles Wentworth: Father of Australia's Freedoms 35

Spring 2009

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A Palace for His Excellency: Queensland’s Old Government House 16
Australia's Oldest Theatre: The Hobart Theatre Royal 10
Australind: echoes of a grand dream 19
Conrad Martens: Artist of Fortune 48
CSIRAC – our pioneer computer 7
Ernest Giles: Explorer of heartless deserts 75
Heir of all the ages: the secrets of Lake Mungo 40
Heritage Forum Spring 2009
King and the Mermaid 68
Mackay and the Melanesians 55
May Gibbs: Creator of the Gumnut Babies 28
On Assignment: Convict life on the Archer estates 33
Sir Leslie Morshead: Leader of the Rats 23
The forgotten beginnings of Australian Television 61
The St Leons: A family circus saga 12

Winter 2009

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Alias Captain Moonlite 77
Australia or Bust: The 1919 air race 71
Boomerang: behind an Australian icon 10
Cascades Female Factoy: unlocking the past 13
Conquering the continent: John McDouall Stuart 43
Heritage Forum Winter 2009
Lord Howe Island: Island of Providence 58
Margaret Catchpole: 'Worthey of all the favers" 29
Matthew Flinders and the naming of Australia 35
Melbourne Zoo 49
Old Poltalloch Station 19
Queensland: a separate colony 65
Shooting though like a Bondi tram 22
Solomon Wiseman: King of the Hawkesbury 16
The slashing adventure of Captain Fracis de Groot 6
William Redfern: Convict, Surgeon, Reformer 32

Autumn 2009

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'The beauty of the skies and the mystery of the earth': Hans Heysen 17
Adelaide's York Gate Geographical and Colonial Library 13
Cane Toad: The Ugly Invader 76
Darwin in Australia 9
Heritage Forum Autumn 2009
Newcastle on the Hunter 53
Prisoner of the Monsoon: Matthew Flinders in the Gulf of Carpentaria 33
Shark Bay: A heritage treasury 62
The Australian Agricultural Company: Pioneers of Wealth 56
The Bank of Australia Robbery 48
The Divine Melba 23
The expeditions of George Grey in Western Australia 71
The missing Ferret 6
The natural wonders of Shark Bay 68
The Tragedy of the Centaur 28
The Tragedy of the Centaur 28
William Throsby Bridges: Father of the AIF 26
Windows on the Southern Sky: Australia's early observatories 41

Summer 2008

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Back on track: Loco 3642 fires up for action 6
C. Blunt Boatbuilder: Surviving the slings and arrows 74
Calamity at Clontarf 22
Coober Pedy: a story of aeons, opals and opportunity 52
Cyclomania - the joy of wheels 36
Dead Man's Penny 16
Great expectations thwarted: the tale of two Dickens boys 47
Mystery of the Venus Mutineers: A South Seas odyssey 41
Recorded in the Rocks 17
Sydney's lookout and signal station 12
The Dights of Durham Bowes 69
The Forgotten Henry Kendall 31
The Fossil Fish of Gogo 8
The Muslim Cameleers: Pioneers of the Inland 58
The Ships built on Norfolk Island 27
Trials of the tammar wallaby 64

Spring 2008

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A Different Time:The Expedition Photographs of Herbert Basedow, 1903 - 1928 5
A Lady on the Goldfields: Ellen Clacy 31
A Long and Winding Road: The Story of Circus in Australia 75
Canada’s rebels in Van Diemen’s Land 50
Dalgety or Canberra? 43
Famous Flemington 36
HMQS Gayundah: Flagship of the Queensland Navy 12
In the Spirit of Adventure: Re-enacting the Voyage of the Mystery 21
Mrs Macquarie’s Landscape Legacy 17
September 11, 1914: The Day Australia Went to War 9
Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane: Star-gazing Governor 25
Taming the Murray: Recollections of Life on the Locks 56
The Eugowra Escort Robbery: The Violent Birth of the NSW Police 15
The Jardine Legacy 64
The Rise and Fall of the Prickly Pear 69

Winter 2008

TitlePage number
A Century of Weather Watching 24
A Journey to the Goldfields: Ellen Clacy 33
Canberra: Newcomers in the Country of the Kamberri 39
Captain James Kelly: Currency Lad, Master Mariner, Explorer 63
Chiltern Remembers Henry Handel Richardson 11
Elizabeth Throsby: A Dramatic Life 45
Flying Boats: Sydney’s Golden Age of Aviation 9
Genyornis: Gian Bird of the Dreamtime 6
George Fife Angas: Speculator of Influence and Ethics 28
James Tyson: Big Man of the Outback 49
Macquarie Island: World Heritage Sanctuary from 56
Pandora and the Bounty Hunters 70
Railway Through the Wilderness 21
Set in Stone: the Mount William Story 13
To Defend a City: Guardians of Port Phillip Bay 75

Autumn 2008

TitlePage number
A plea for our bush chapels 19
Australia Day 1915 9
Darwin: A triumph over adversity 31
From Norfolk Island to Van Diemen's Land 47
Golden Mountain: The Story of Mount Morgan 58
J F Archibald: The Old Chief of the Bulletin 22
Lady Nelson H.M.: Pioneer of the Australian Coastline 52
Norfolk Island: Island of changing fortunes 38
Pirate's Treasure: The mystery of Bonito's Peruvian gold 76
Purrumbete: the manifold legacy of a pioneer family 14
Remedies on the Run 6
Ringing in the new - the Bells of Bathurst 12
The Verguld Draeck: A tale of disaster and discovery 71
This Continent of Smoke: Fire and the Australian bush 63
Voices from the Past: George Dunderdale 27

Summer 2007

TitlePage number
Bush Tucker on the Menu 35
Don Bradman – hitting a six against racism 25
Edward Hargraves, Spin Doctor of the Goldrush 54
John Batman, Part II: A life too fully lived 41
Melbourne: A tale of treaties and good intentions 47
Survival against the odds: the story of New Italy 77
Time and Tide: The Great Barrier Reef 59
Voices from the Past: Frederick George Copeland, Vicar of Zeehan 29
Water on Tap: The building of the Yan Yean reservoir 73

Spring 2007

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A celebration of women’s work 18
A Life of Pain and Poetry: Adam Lindsay Gordon 28
A tale of two shipwrecks 44
Agnes the bullock driver 11
Albert Zelman and the birth of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra 21
Australia’s first goldrush: the Daisy Hill story 55
Ellis Rowan: adventures of a flower hunter 60
Grass trees: spiky characters of the Australian bush 16
Houdini’s greatest illusion 13
John Batman: aspirations of a currency lad 38
John Gould: chronicler of Australia’s fauna 67
Red cedar: treasure of the rainforest 32
Sporting horses 25
Sturt’s retreat 49
The Aboriginal whaling men of Trowanna 9
The ship that would not die: the Great Britain 75

Winter 2007

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A Stitch in Time - restoring Old Government House 8
Adelaide: ‘A grand experiment in the art of colonization’ 26
Amy Sherwin: nightingale of Tasmania 15
C Y O’Connor – Designer of the West 69
Celebrating the Legends 12
Encounters on Kangaroo Island 41
General Sir John Monash: Commander of precision 21
Heritage Secrets of Kangaroo Island 49
Jandamarra of the Kimberley and the Bunuba Uprising 54
Macadamias: Kernel of the rainforest 76
Sydney Views 1788 - 1888 17
The Flight of Tullamarine 4
The tangled fortunes of war: The story of Robert Fowler and Pierre Bernard Milius 34
The Wollumbin Calder: Realm of the Cloud Catcher 81
Tom Wills: spirit of the game 60
Welcome Stranger 65

Autumn 2007

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Breastplates of Honour 6
Eliza Forlong: Pioneer of Australian Fine Wool 39
Elizabeth Parsons: An English painter in the Antipodes 83
Holding the Line: George Woodroffe Goyder 9
Hume and Hovell: Explorers at Odds 58
Koala: Survivor Against the Odds 69
Lawrence Hargrave: a Soaring Mind 20
Paint and Passion: Ethel Carrick and Emanuel Phillips Fox 64
Polar Pioneers: Australians in the Antarctic 44
Settlement of the Swan: The Birth of Perth 30
The Black Ball and the White Star 24
The Briars: an Encounter with the Emperor 15
The Otago: a proud memory 5
The Story of Pearling in the North 0
The Wild Days of the Hodgkinson Goldfields 52

Summer 2006

TitlePage number
A tribute to the walers 4
Additions to the Cook collection 5
Arthur Esam: the drover who painted the outback 79
Ben Boyd: Colonial fortune hunter 68
Bluewater Bushmen 83
Brisbane: an 'earthly paradise' of 'utmost dread' 29
Exile of the Young Irelanders 51
From reef to range: the wonders of Ningaloo Reef and Cape Range 61
Gregory Blaxland: pioneer farmer 35
Lighting the eye of the needle 16
Mary Gilmore: poet of passion 25
Our monuments: the Meridian Arch at Marulan 11
Quarantining the fever ships: the story of Point Nepean 45
Rippon Lea - a water-wise estate 20
Safeguarding the memories 5
The brief age of steam cars 23
The forgotten explorers of the Blue Mountains 40
The pursuit of strangeness: Francois Peron's Voyage to the South Lands 7
The tragedy of the New Guinea Prospecting Expedition 56
Tyger, tyger, burnt out: the demise of the thylacine 73
Watering the horses 4
Wolston House: a legacy remembered 13

Spring 2006

TitlePage number
A man called 'The Banjo' 15
A return to horsepower 7
A secure future for Struan House 5
Beyond Hell's Gates: Sarah Island 33
Burra: a fossil treasure trove 9
Celebrating the voyage of the Duyfken 4
Cook's Pacific Encounters 12
Eel farmers of the Mount Eccles lava flow 62
Elizabeth Fulloon: emigrant by appointment 86
John Bowen's Hobart 18
Meditations on the Scenic Rim 49
Memento of an explorer 4
Richard Bourke 28
Sketches from life: the journals of Mary Morton Allport 39
The Holden Saga 68
The Paris end of Collins Street 5
The Wreck of the Sydney Cove 23
The Wyndhams of Dalwood 44
Tracking Australia's Tramways 57
Trials of the North: the settlement of Port Essington 79
Turning an honest penny 74

Winter 2006

TitlePage number
Captain from Connecticut: Isaac Pendleton's last voyage 29
Farina: ghost town on the gibber 10
Ferdinand von Mueller: botanist of honour 66
Flynn of the Inland 19
Joseph Lycett: convict artist 72
Mary Reibey: from convict to entrepreneur 22
Mechanics' Institutes: halls of learning 61
Monumental ideas 4
New Norcia: a mission of survival 49
Paddle steamers of the Murray-Darling rivers 35
River Rivals 38
Signposts to the past 6
The Battle of Vinegar Hill 16
The designing bank manager 14
The enigmatic platypus 77
The Fate of Bennelong's cottage 5
The roots of the Labor movement 4
The Sound of the Sky: art of the Northern Territory 7
Thomas Mitchell and the Wellington Fossils 55
Torres and the Spanish quest for Terra Australis 24
Walking with our convict forebears 5
William Stawell: architect of the Victorian Constitution 84

Autumn 2006

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A journey with my ancestors 82
A place in rail history: Port Adelaide 6
Abel Tasman: navigator of the unknown 53
Artist of the First Fleet 5
Australia and the Dutch East India Company: the final phase of the Age of Discovery 48
Australia's National Trust: work in progress 91
Bennelong: Ambassador of the Eora 79
Betty King: First white woman in Australia? 8
Catherine Helen Spence: a 'useful and amiable member of society' 17
Emma Withnell_ mother of the north 36
Exiles and Emigrants: journeys of destiny 12
From Ambition to Ashes: The Clarkes of Rupertswood 41
Hill End: echoes of a boom town 56
Ludwig Becker: artist of the `ghastly blank' 61
On the tracks of Cobb & Co 21
Quest for the Endeavour 4
Rabbits in Australia: Who's the bunny? 74
Sands of Time on Fraser Island 67
Sir Henry Parkes: Father of Federation 15
Stealing the limelight 7
The Bishop and the Architect 29
The Huon Pine 86
Westgarthtown: a German village in the suburbs 9
Who named Australia? 4

Summer 2005

TitlePage number
Australian Kelpies: born to muster 14
Australian Kelpies: born to muster 14
Dame Edith Cowan: First Woman of the West 19
David Unaipon: storyteller of the Dreamtime 18
Douglas Mawson and Paquita Delprat: Love Letters from Antarctica 25
From the Canton Lead to Ararat 11
Glengallan Homestead: Ghost House restored by labour of love 8
Governor Phillip and a Man Named Bennelong 21
Henry Sutton: the Eureka Man 36
Heritage tracks of the Blue Mountains 70
His Majesty's: Theatre of Triumph and Disaster 62
John Glover: Amiable Artist 44
Mathew Flinders' Private Journal 82
Our earliest gardeners: the Macarthurs of Elizabeth Farm and Camden Park 57
The Carnarvon Gorge: Home of the rivers 66
The Copper Trail from Kapunda to Burra 76
The French Connection: a tale of discovery and loss 29
The Kuranda Railway: and engineering masterpiece 49
The Macleays of Elizabeth Bay House 40
The Rescue of Callington Mill 5
The Shenandoah: an affair with the Confederate Raiders 16
Werris Creek: a Town Devoted to the Railway 6
When Copper was King: the copper rush of Kapunda and Burra 53


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