“That was the beginning of my love affair with Caloundra.”

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Anne Wensley tells her daughter, Yvette, about how her lifelong connection to Caloundra came about after having survived a life-threatening illness as a child.

 

Recorded in Caloundra, Queensland

“I feel like an in-betweener.”

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Peter Brown came to Australia from England in the late 1960’s as a ‘ten pound tourist’. He talks with his daughter Susan James about his experience of being an immigrant in Australia.

Recorded in Maleny, Queensland

“I just loved her company.”

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Alan Franks tells his daughter Dominique the story of how he and Dom’s mother got together. And Dom reveals a gorgeous secret….

Recorded in Maleny, Queensland

“He opened the door and he took the baby out to show them.”

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Hilda Penney shares stories with her daughter, Lyn Burgess, about her granddad’s time in early Witta, including an important meeting with local Aboriginal people.

Recorded in Maleny, Queensland