Bulong – A Goldfields Town

First Match Bulong V Kanowna

I would like to take this opportunity to show you some photographs which I have only just seen for the first time myself of the town and people of Bulong and to tell you a brief history. For some reason there are not a great number of photographs … [Continue reading]

Kalgoorlie Electric Tramways

KET Honour Board

This is the emblem on the honor board held at the Eastern Goldfields Transport Board depot (The Car Barn) on Boulder Road, formerly called the Kalgoorlie Electric Tramways. These are the employees named on the board who fought in WW1. W … [Continue reading]

Rest In Peace – Kalgoorlie Cemetery

Rest In Peace

I short while ago I posted a photograph I took in the Kalgoorlie Cemetery of the grave of a baby where the memorial on the grave was the actual babies cot. This photo, also in the Kalgoorlie Cemetery, is on a single plot where the same symbolism has … [Continue reading]

A Gold Seekers Odyssey by L R Menzies

A Gold Seekers Odyssey by L R Menzies

This weeks book giveaway is 'A Gold Seekers Odyssey' by L R Menzies. To be in the draw follow this link:- http://bit.ly/1dLrEeT Drawn next Wednesday 15th July!   Leslie Menzies was one of the hopeful band of prospectors who arrived in … [Continue reading]

The Bardoc Murder

Grave of Isaac Robert Miell

In a post I did a few days ago about a lonely grave of Katherine Williamson at Bardoc I mentioned that there was the victim of a murder buried not far from her. The grave of the victim of the unsolved Bardoc murder is on the bank of the creek … [Continue reading]