Recent Projects

Projects this year have included work for the Alpine Shire, Just Biodiesel, Wodonga City Council, the Stanley Athenaeum & Stanley Landcare, and private clients researching their family history. Below are a few of the more substantial projects from recent years.

Bonegilla Migrant Experience

An extraordinary story of survival and family reunion against the odds. This project involved writing the ‘life station’ text (museum display/iPad text), recounting the life of Russian-born migrant Galina Vasins (Karciauskas), who came to Bonegilla Migrant Reception Centre as a Displaced Person in 1947.

Billson’s Brewery

Fresh historical interpretation, new interpretive displays, and a public history text for historic brewers of pure malt ale, aerated waters and cordial manufacturers, Billson’s Brewery of Beechworth.

Life on Spring Creek

The blog that explores what life was really like on the Beechworth goldfields in 1852, from gold seekers to the Aboriginal people of the area. Answering the questions most historians never wanted to ask, and some we really should.

Benalla Migrant Camp

Benalla Migrant Camp public history text. Preserving and promoting Post WWII migrant history in rural Victoria.