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Yirrkala and the sinking of the Patricia Cam with Michael Owen
Tue. 9 May 2017, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm AEST
Hear heritage expert Michael Owen explore a wartime tragedy and its aftermath in his talk about the loss of HMAS Patricia Cam off the Arnhem Land coast in 1943.
Image – Establishing a police post on Elcho Island, Arnhem Land, from personal photographs of the Hon. C L A Abbott (Administrator of the Northern Territory), 1937-1946. NAA: M10, 2/198