“I used to watch the brumbies swim over from Bribie and eat the grass.”

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Friends John Ensor and Des Dwyer remember their childhood  in Caloundra.

Recorded in Caloundra, Queensland

“Brisbane must be a terrible place because everyone got off in Melbourne and Sydney.”

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Maddelena Marcoionni talks to her daughter, Tina, and grand daughter, Gia, about leaving Italy after the war and heading to Australia with her husband, child and the promise of a bulldozer.

Recorded in Eumundi, Queensland