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Canvas Town

For a time In the 1850’s, the territory from Princes Bridge to South Melbourne was know as Canvas Town. Considered a slum,  masses arriving from all around the world seeking their fortune in gold descended upon Canvas Town. Living conditions certainly would have been dire and challenging in this nineteenth century "tent city". The inhabitants of [...]

By | 2019-01-10T22:19:15+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Stories|0 Comments

Justin and the Port Phillip Men’s Shed

This story is told by Justin himself: My Journey so far! Things have certainly improved for me over the last few years and at the moment everything is pretty good and the future is looking very bright right now. Looking back and considering where I was, even 18 months ago my life has change dramatically. [...]

By | 2018-03-04T22:01:32+00:00 January 10th, 2017|Stories|0 Comments