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Personal stories, 27 September 2011

Personal stories, 27 September 2011

Tell us your story

Visitors to Not Just Ned: A true history of the Irish in Australia told their own Irish stories. Watch what they had to say.

Joseph and Mary Hughes

My great-great-grandfather was a saddler.

We love Ireland

We're very proud to be Irish.

Family influence

Where does your name come from?

James Monahan

My great great grandfather.

A positive outcome

My sons have sought a new life in Australia.

Back packer

Home will always be two homes, Ireland and Australia.

Irish music

My father, accordian player Billy Moran taught us the joy of Irish music and dance.

Convicts

My early family history.

My life

I am a retired Irish priest and this is the story of my life.

Irish exhibition

I have enjoyed the exhibition Not Just Ned.

Made in Ireland

My life.

All things Irish

Waterford connection.

Mining family

My grandfather came to Australia to work on the Snowy Mountains Scheme.