Working hard Getting around Having fun Keeping in touch "Make do & mend" A House in the suburbs "Populate or perish" Keeping healthy School days Barbed wire & sandbags Working hard Getting around Having fun Keeping in touch A House in the suburbs Keeping healthy
 
 
 
 

 

Explore what it was like to live in John Curtin's home community of Cottesloe, a beachside suburb of Perth, in the time of Curtin's prime ministership and the immediate post war years, as Australia moved from war-time privations to peace and growing prosperity.  
 
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