Emus in the chateau—finding our French connections

Emus in the chateau—finding our French connections

In 2016 the SA Maritime Museum curated the national touring exhibition The Art of Science. It showcased exquisite artworks created on French navigator Nicolas Baudin’s voyage of 1800-1804, borrowed from the Museum of Natural History in Le Havre, Normandy.  When

Women in Port Adelaide

Women in Port Adelaide

History books about notable people connected with Port Adelaide & environs usually feature men; Ship’s Captains, Mayors, Business Men, Speculators, Land Holders, Builders, Councillors, Service Personnel, Politicians,  Harbourmasters; which is not surprising, given the historical social structures of those days. With a few