Annie Wyatt, heritage warrior

The National Trust of Australia is celebrating its 75th anniversary this week, so it seemed like a perfect time to talk about the inspiring woman who made it all happen. Listen to Lisa and Alex on 2SER here The National Trust of Australia is oldest conservation...

Balmain Colliery

The deepest coal mine ever worked in Australia was on the waterfront in Sydney’s inner western suburbs. This week we took a look into the pit of a surprisingly little known historical industrial site. Listen to Mark and Alex on 2SER here Coal was an important...

Sydney’s smallpox epidemic in 1881

As we stare down the barrel of an unknown pandemic, we remember that the city has seen quite a few epidemics in its time. Prior to the Spanish Flu epidemic of 1919,  an outbreak of smallpox took hold of the city and its imagination. Listen to Minna and Alex on 2SER...