Category: Stories

BOB AND RITA WILSON

When Bob Wilson was a young man, he came out to western NSW looking for work. In Menindee, he met the love of his life – Rita Webster, a young Paakantji woman. They married and […]

JIM WHYMAN

Jim Whyman was born at Cuthero station, on the lower Paaka (Darling River), where his father worked as a station hand. His first job, at the age of 10, was opening gates for his father. […]

ETHEL EDWARDS

Ethel Edwards was born at Wanaaring on the Paroo River. When I asked if I could paint her portrait, Ethel said she’d like to be painted at Copago Lake, north of Wilcannia, which only fills […]