Monthly Archives: January 2020


Not all, fall down

“It was clear Barbara McCulkin knew enough about each of the pair’s (Dempsey & Dubois) roles in night club bombings at the time for them to want to silence her.” – Justice Peter Applegarth at coronial inquest into the Whiskey Au … Continue reading


The ‘Don’ rattled by Eddie Gilbert

A retired health inspector (1925-2019), once told me he saw Eddie Gilbert bowl Bradman out for a ‘duck’. He may have been referring to a Sheffield Shield match in 1931. He said Gilbert bowled a ‘lethal’ ball, a beamer that … Continue reading


Sands have been shifted

The journalist who produced the article in QWeekender, has quite obviously taken a one-sided approach in this publication, focusing deeply on opinions of the native title act representatives and state favoured process. Very little opportunity or consideration was given to obtain and publish the views and reasons of those referred to as the ‘vocal minority.’ Continue reading