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.’Ā So writesĀ The Australianā€™s editor-at-large Paul Kelly ahead of the centenary of … Read more

Five minutes with…Martina Muller

  Martina MullerĀ recently set up her own business, Storialines.Ā StorialinesĀ provides historical research and interpretation services to the heritage sector, local councils and other clients inĀ  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