Join Jose Petrick OAM for this month’s Story from the Heart. Jose was born in England in 1924 and came to the Territory in 1951 where she worked and lived on Macdonald Downs Station and Neutral Junction Station. Jose also worked as a journalist with the Centralian Advocate and undertook historical research and feature writing. In 1989, she published The History of Alice Springs through Street Names. In 2000 Jose was awarded an Order of Australia Medal for the preservation and recording of the history of Alice Springs and for her voluntary work at the Old Timers’ Homes.
Stories from the Heart promotes collective learning and compassion by showcasing leadership and the rich heritage and perspectives of our region. Join us this Sunday, 8th May from 1-2pm for what promises to be a rich and full discussion. $5 adults, $3 pensioners and members, children listen or play for free.