This picture was taken by Frank Hurley in 1935 as part of the preparations for the 1936 centenary events.
History SA has for some time been the ‘gate keeper’ of a special collection of digitised photographs, romantically referred to as the South Australian Government Photographic Collection.
This year's State History Conference will be held in Robe 23-25 October. Watch this space for post conference reflections by Senior Curator Mandy Paul.
Allison Russell manages the Community Engagement team at History SA, delivering the History Festival in May each year, on top of managing community engagement at the Migration Museum.