"My poem, ‘The Ghost of Megalong’ is a tribute to the Aboriginal spirit of magic Megalong Valley."
Gerry and the Pacemakers enjoyed 12 major hits in Australia between 1963 and 1966.
"A friend had arranged a job for me in Saudi Arabia. I thought ‘This is going to be different’, but boy, I had no idea."
Australia’s two dollar coin has been in circulation for 30 years.
"I was five years old and my sister was three."
I loved the whirring sound of the cogs and wheels as they turned and powered the ferry.
"You got a job and you're not coming back," she said before I had the chance.
My seven-year plan was in full swing, learning about coaches, people and touring.
"First we had to tee up a buyer, which turned out to be easier than we thought."
"The dining room table had drawers underneath in which the cutlery -- separate sets for special occasions and the every day -- were kept in canteens."