Anzac Day 2018: the final year of the WWI centenary commemorations

  … by Francesca Beddie ‘War commemoration is now a modern industry tied to family, nation and the emotional life, and Villers-Bretonneux is a measure of its cosmopolitanism. Small parts of the world belong to Australia by dint of commemorative grant, by blood, by graveyards.’┬áSo writes┬áThe AustralianÔÇÖs editor-at-large Paul Kelly ahead of the centenary of … Read more

Five minutes with…Martina Muller

  Martina Muller┬árecently set up her own business, Storialines.┬áStorialines┬áprovides historical research and interpretation services to the heritage sector, local councils and other clients in┬á Greater Sydney and New South Wales. Martina also works as a historian at a heritage consultancy firm in Sydney. What made you decide to pursue a career in history? I never … Read more