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 …

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 …