Original Stories and Traditional Tales
When I moved to Ballarat in 1979 to study I started to collect local stories and develop my passion for historic narratives, Eureka Runaways is one such story, it is a haunting ghost story from the Goldfields of Ballarat.
The Ghost of St Kilda Beach is my mother's story and tells of a wee ghostly boy that mysteriously appears at St Kilda Beach to save the lives of my Uncle Bob and Auntie Margaret. A memorial cairn marks the spot where he appeared
My years as a children's librarian in the Darwin library were life changing. I was blessed to be introduced to my own country by many of its indigenous tellers. The Rainbow Snake is a well known story told in may parts of Australia