Recommended Accommodations: Bayswater Hotel Built in 1898 by a man rich off of Western Australian gold, The Bayswater Hotel is a 120-year old building that features The Heritage Room, listed in Australia’s municipal inventory as a historically significant landmark. The now-modernized hotel features a coffee shop and modern amenities while maintaining much of its original […]
The costumes in the film “The Dressmaker” have a role as profoundly important as those of Judy Davis, Hugo Weaving and Kate Winslet, writes reviewer MEREDITH HINCHLIFFE.
April 25, 2019. People gathered to to pay tribute to Australia’s servicemen and women at Currumbin on the Gold Coast. Two bagpipers walk past Elephant rock, bathed in red light before those gathered can be heard singing. (AAP Video/Robyn Wuth)
In 1941, fears of aerial attacks led to the instigation of black-out exercises in Brisbane. The first casualty was in Highagte Hill and inflicted by a dog! In 1942, householders were being urged to construct back yard air raid shelters.