April 7, 2015
People & professions, Such was life, Uncategorized:
It is 150 years since the death of the bushranger known as Dan Morgan.
March 31, 2015
Sport, Such was life:
The costume football match in 1881 featured players dressed as characters from opera, tragedy, comedy, farce and pantomime.
March 18, 2015
People & professions, Such was life:
Want to meet some ordinary Melbournians from the 1880s? About 500 of them lurk in the pages of a ‘security album’ from the spectacular Melbourne Centennial Exhibition, held in 1888.
March 3, 2015
Social life & customs, Such was life:
Moomba is the festival of the city of Melbourne. It first took place in March 1955 and was initiated by the City Development Association to liven up Melbourne and attract tourists.