Nancy Bird-Walton was the founder of the Australian Women Pilots' Association, which was the starting block for a proud generation of female pilots, who now fly alongside men in Australia's skies.

Nancy Bird-Walton, O.E Nancy Bird-Walton was the founder of the Australian Women Pilots' Association, which was the starting block for a proud generation of female pilots, who now fly alongside men in Australia's skies.

Banjo Patterson (1864 - 1941) - Australian Poet and author of 'The Man From Snowy River'

Andrew Barton "Banjo" Paterson - OBE was an Australian bush poet, journalist and author. Born in "Narrambla", near Orange, New South Wales, Australia. Author of the poem 'The Man From Snowy River'

Dorothea Mackellar Australian Poet and writer

Dorothea MacKellar 1 July 1885 – 14 January 1968 She was born in Sydney.

Victor Chang - a great Australian who pioneered the development of an artificial…

Victor Chang - a Great Australian Doctor who pioneered the development of an artificial heart valve.

Joan Lindsay Australian author of Picnic At Hanging Rock

SPOTLIGHT: Josephine Pennicott talks inspiration & influences on her writing

Ned Kelly's armour.

Australian outlaw Ned Kelly dressed in a homemade suit of metal armor. Kelly has been mythologized as a "Robin Hood" character, a political icon, and a figure of Irish Catholic and working-class resistance to the establishment and British colonial ties.

The Kelly Gang - L-R: Ned Kelly, Dan Kelly & Steve Hart - below is Joe Byrne who was photographed posthumously following the legendary shoot out at Glenrowan, Victoria. ~M x

Kelly Gang - Ned & Dan Kelly, Steve Hart, Joe Byrne (below). They roped him to the gaol door to hold him up for the photographers.

The crew that crossed the Pacific in 1928 for the first time; (left to right) Harry Lyon, Charles Ulm, Charles Kingsford Smith (pilot), and John Warner. Sir Charles Kingsford Smith MC, AFC (1897 – 1935), made global headlines in 1928, piloting the first trans-Pacific flight from the United States to Australia and the first eastward Pacific crossing from Australia to the United States. He also made a flight from Australia to London, setting a new record of 10.5 days.

The crew that crossed the Pacific in 1928 for the first time;

Ned Kelly - Australian bushranger of Irish descent. His legacy is controversial; some consider him to be a murderous villain, while others view him as a folk hero and Australia's equivalent of Robin Hood.

'Head stone' to the Kelly relatives who are buried at Greta cemetery.

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