Striking Bulli coal miners

Miners from the Excelsior and old Bulli collieries photographed at Bulli yesterday. They were reading the latest developments following the Federal Government’s move in serving army call-up notices on many young South Coast miners who have been on strike since February 14. – The Melbourne Age Wednesday 1 March 1944 Would you like to make a small donation towards…

The Beast of Bulli: 1946 Sandon Point murder

TWO young lovers were parked in their car on Sandon Point – at the time a secluded beachside headland – in August 1946 when they were savagely attacked by a man who was tagged by the media, The Beast of Bulli. Mervyn Garvie, later to be known as ‘Skulls’ because of a tattoo on his…