Bulli, Thirroul & Corrimal Stories

Everyone has a story. Listen to the memories of local residents as they recount their experiences of living in the Bulli, Thirroul & Corrimal areas.

Click on the resident’s photos for more information and listen to their story.

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Bronwen Chamberlain 

Bronwen grew up in Bulli. When she married, Bronwen lived at and operated Bulli Lookout Kiosk for twenty five years from 1950.

Listen to Bronwen’s story here.


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Dorothy Sefton

Dorothy has lived in Thirroul for over ninety years and has many memories of life in the community.

Listen to Dorothy’s story here.


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Joyce Chapman

Joyce remembers happy days at Woonona as a child and has lived at Corrimal for most of her life.

Listen to Joyce’s story here.


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Judy Bourke

Judy is a community-minded pioneer who has been active within social and art movements in the Illawarra. She loves the sea and working creatively.

Listen to Judy’s story here.


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Tracee Lea
Grevillea Park

Tracee talks about her experiences as a volunteer in the Illawarra Grevillea Park.

Listen to Tracee’s story here.