Mulwala Explosives Facility oral history and interpretation project

2017- Client: Department of Defence and Australian Munitions/Thales Australia As the Mulwala Explosives Facility undergoes a major period of redevelopment and modernisation, I undertook an oral history project to record the experiences of thirteen current and former workers at the Read More …

Oral histories of doctors and scientists

2006- Clients: various I have undertaken oral history interviews of individuals with a medical and scientific background for clients including the State Library of South Australia, the Department of Defence, and the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

Life in Woomera Oral History Project

2017- Client: State Library of South Australia I am undertaking a series of oral history interviews with individuals who lived and worked or grew up in Woomera in the 1950s – 1970s.  These interviews were used in an exhibition at Read More …

Onkaparinga River National Park and Recreation Park interpretive signs

2017 Client: Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (DEWNR, SA State Government) I researched and wrote a series of interpretive signs for trails throughout the Onkaparinga River National and Recreation Parks. The signs cover the ecology, early colonisation, geology Read More …

Anstey Hill Recreation Park interpretive signs

2017 Client: Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (DEWNR, SA State Government) I researched and wrote a series of interpretive signs for trails throughout the Anstey Hill Recreation Park, covering the themes of geology, flora and fauna, and the Read More …

Elliston Coastal Trail

2016 Client: District Council of Elliston, subconsultant for Martins Brand House I wrote the text for a series of interpretive signs in the new Elliston Coastal Trail.  I also researched and identified appropriate historical and contemporary images.  The themes for Read More …

Tonsley Park Cultural History Project

2012-2013 Client: Department of Manufacturing, Innovation, Trade, Resources and Energy (DMITRE)(SA), subconsultant for Martins Integrated (now Martins Brand House) I prepared a report on the natural, agricultural, social and industrial history of the Tonsley Park site, and undertook filmed interviews Read More …

Kauwi Visitors Centre and Bush Tukka Garden

2011-2012 Client: SA Water, subconsultant for Woodhead International (now GHD Woodhead) I wrote the text for the interpretive signs on Kaurna heritage for the Visitors Centre and for signs in the Bush Tukka garden at the Desalination Plant in Lonsdale.  Read More …

Bowden Urban Village Cultural Mapping Project

2010-2011 Client: Land Management Corporation (now Renewal SA), subconsultant for DASH Architects I undertook interviews to document the social and industrial heritage of the former gasworks and Clipsal sites at Bowden.  Eleven key themes were identified that best encapsulate the Read More …

Meadows Heritage Walk

2010-2011 Client: Meadows community (SA) Using quotes from a series of interviews I undertook in 2007-2008, I wrote the text for 13 interpretive signs, and for an accompanying brochure to guide visitors around the main historic features of Meadows.  The Read More …