• Gallery

    A Parting Shot: Shelling of Australia by Japanese submarines 1942, was launched by the Hon. Malcolm Turnbull MP (Member for Wentworth), on Friday 18 January 2013 at the Australian…

  • Foreword

    In the late 1990s, I had the enormous privilege and pleasure to curate the Australian War Memorial’s Second World War gallery. My favourite object in the entire gallery was…

  • Forensic account of Newcastle submarine attack

    A Parting Shot, the story of the shelling of Sydney and Newcastle by Japanese submarines on 8 June 1942, was launched at the Newcastle Maritime Centre on Thursday 17 January 2013…

  • A Special Connection

    A Parting Shot: the story of the shelling of Sydney and Newcastle by Japanese submarines on 8 June 1942, was launched by the Federal Member for Wentworth, Malcolm Turnbull, at the…

  • A Parting Shot: Shelling of Australia by Japanese Submarines 1942

    In the early morning hours of 8 June 1942, residents of Sydney and Newcastle were abruptly awoken by gunfire from Japanese submarine raiders lurking off the coast. The…