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 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 …

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 …

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 …

Willunga Slate Museum, Stages 1 and 2

  2004-2005 & 2007-2009 Client: National Trust, Willunga Branch (SA) I researched and wrote the interpretive panels for the Willunga Slate Museum.  An audio installation features in stage 2 of the project, and I wrote the actors’ scripts.  The scripts Read More …

Remembering Nelly Oral History Project

2011 Client: South Australian Maritime Museum (SA) After preliminary research on the historic Nelcebee ketch, I traced individuals with links to the Nelcebee and undertook a series of eight interviews throughout the state covering themes across several decades of the Read More …

RAAF Base Williamtown Oral History and Interpretation Project

2009-2010 Client: Department of Defence (NSW), subconsultant for Woodhead (now GHD Woodhead) I undertook a series of 17 interviews across two states to record the military, social, technical, community and natural history of the RAAF Base at Williamtown and the Read More …

Belconnen Naval Transmitting Station Oral History Project

2007 Client: Department of Defence (ACT), subconsultant for Woodhead (now GHD Woodhead) I documented the technical and cultural heritage of the recently decommissioned Belconnen Naval Transmitting Station through archival research and a series of 14 filmed interviews across three states. Read More …