Songs of Home I

A couple of weeks ago I visited Songs of Home (2019) an exhibition held at the Museum of Sydney. It has now finished but I have so many pictures and stories to share with you from it. Songs of Home is a celebration of Australian music and musical traditions from before colonisation in 1788 and…

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Camden Park House

Have you ever been to Camden Park House? It is open once a year on the third weekend of September. I have wanted to visit it every year since I heard of its existence, which was about four years ago. I finally managed to get there this year and had a wonderful time seeing the…

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War at the Edge of the World

I have always been an avid reader who devours books left right and centre. But growing up, I feel that I read historical fiction novels more often than I do now. Recently my reading has mostly tended toward fantasy novels and classics, i.e. anything Austen, Jane Eyre, and The Count of Monte Cristo. So, I…

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Memoirs of a History Blogger II

Welcome to Part II of Memoirs of a History Blogger. In these posts I share what I’ve been up to behind the blog. This includes updates about recent blog posts, podcasts that I’ve been listening to, books I’ve been reading and other history related matters. History Related Matters Last month I experienced my first trip…

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