Posts tagged: history

Your guide to Freo in 60 seconds

I’ve lived on the east coast for roughly 20 years, but a part of me still remains in Perth’s port town of Fremantle. In...   Read More

HomeHub celebrates NAIDOC week

It’s NAIDOC week, and this year’s theme – ‘Our Languages Matter’ – is shining the spotlight on the people and programs that are working...   Read More

The history of hump day

Love it or loathe it, the term Hump Day along with associated images of camels filter through our social media feeds every Wednesday. Midpoint...   Read More

A brief history of the coffee table book

Which came first – the coffee table or the coffee table book? Strangely enough, it was the book, not the table it sits on....   Read More

A brief history of Christmas trees

Queen Victoria’s husband Prince Albert may be credited with making Christmas trees popular in Britain, but the tradition actually dates back millennia. The evergreen...   Read More