PAUL LOUBET – THE TRAGIC FINALE

PAUL LOUBET - THE TRAGIC FINALE

  The continuing story of  Paul Rene  Loubet. Dr Loubet accepted a position at the Melbourne Hospital in May 1917. Subsequently  he was required to present himself at Melbourne University,  to be examined for the degree of M.D. As part of the process he presented the Registrar

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MOLONG AND THE EARL OF HARDWICKE

MOLONG AND THE  EARL OF HARDWICKE

It’s not often a small  outback town can boast of having an Earl open  their garden fete, but that’s what happened at Molong in 1897. The man  responsible for the coup  was  Mr John Young, ex-mayor of Sydney and owner of the huge Burrawong Estate at Molong.

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MRS LIVESEY’S WEDDING

MRS LIVESEY'S WEDDING

In August 1945 Manchester born Mrs Ethel Livesey arrived in Sydney’s wealthy Eastern Suburbs. She was a larger than life character, who enjoyed the good things in life and delighted in entertaining. The Sun newspaper published a piece on her hospitality towards Australian and American servicemen while

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