“Every day I’d make an excuse to go across to the bank… just to say hello to her.”

Peter and Helen Phillips00145_Phillips_Helen and Peter_shortPeter and Helen Phillips, married for 45 years, remember how they first met and began their romance.

Recorded in Uralla, NSW

“It’s like a big nest.”

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Eleven year old Opia Hamilton-Delmas talks to her mother, Anne Delmas, about why she loves living in the hinterland town of Maleny.

Recorded in Maleny, Queensland

“They really couldn’t understand what our relationship was all about.”

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Turkish-born Zafer Sarac and his Australian-born wife of 20 years, Vikki, remember struggling to have their cross-cultural marriage accepted by Zafer’s parents.

Recorded in Caboolture, Qld

“We saw these three handsome Australian airmen… and I said jokingly, ‘I’ll have that one in the middle.’”

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Sarah McCarthy talks to her daughter about meeting Ted, her husband-to-be, and what it was like to set sail for Australia as a war bride.

Recorded in Caloundra, 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