The Stonemasons’ Arms/Victoria Inn Ultimo 1834-1867

By MICK ROBERTS © RUBBING my hands over the damp, cold sandstone walls of what could be Sydney’s oldest pub cellar, I knew there was a story to be told. A brief tour around what remains of Edward Turner’s 1834… Read More ›


The Kennedy brothers

By MICK ROBERTS © THE Kennedy brothers, Hugh, John and Richard attempts at respectability in Australia seemed to have started off on the right foot. The three Irishmen built a portfolio of properties, and established a profitable cattle trading business,… Read More ›