In this area you will find a collection of short histories about various St Kilda identities.
Arriving in Melbourne in 1876, Harriet earned an income from giving swimming exhibitions, teaching swimming and entering swimming races at Captain Kenney’s St Kilda sea baths.
John Cole Moore Airey was a naval officer, property speculator and grazier.
Robert Bennett was born at Tandragee, Armagh, Northern Ireland in ca. 1822
Arrived Melbourne 1842
Arrived Melbourne c1853.
Mirka loved St Kilda’s raffish bohemian charm and made it her home for nearly two decades.