History Parkes

stories, photos, anecdotes….. sharing the past

Tag Archives: Australian history

Bogan Gate: Australian history merges in unique moment!

The Boer War. Bush poetry. The sport of polo. All three have links to Australian history. All three also merge together uniquely in one point of time in the country … Continue reading

March 10, 2017 · 4 Comments

Dr Dagmar Berne – pioneer of Australian women doctors

There are many people in the history of Australia who deserve greater recognition than they receive. And¬†HistoryParkes would like to redress this injustice, primarily¬†of those people who were one time … Continue reading

February 3, 2017 · 6 Comments