Robert Parsons

Robert Parsons also worked in Port Kembla Steelworks and as a locomotive driver. He helped to establish East Corrimal Surf Club, Bellambi School, and the local neighbourhood committee. He tells a humorous story abut bringing home a cow named Molly and her further adventures in the community.

Listen to Robert’s Interview

Robert’s audio interview can be downloaded here.

Robert’s interview transcript.


Typewriter Mechanic – Dobell Pty Ltd – Molly – Streets Ice Cream – East Corrimal – Sim’s Abattoir – Arcadians Lamplighters – Bellambi School – Steel Works – Music – Singing

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Robert Parsons celebrates his 94th birthday with daughter Christine Wilkins on board a Just Cruisin’ Harley Tours Trike

Robert’s Photo Album