People Share Their Stories: Our Place Redfern

Our Place - Redfern - Ted McDermott

When Ted was a kid, “nobody ever trusted a policeman”, “there were always a lot…

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Our Place - Redfern - Nicholas Shehadie

Nicholas Shehadie’s grandfather, the first Orthodox priest in Australia, built the church on the corner…

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Our Place - Redfern - Jane Lanyon

Jane Lanyon was born at home in February 1920 in Balfour Street, Chippendale. She has…

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Our Place - Redfern - Bev Karonidis

Bev has lived in George Street, Redfern all her life; she reckons they’ll have to…

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Our Place - Redfern - Ann Ramsay

Ann’s earliest memories of Redfern are of the “dirt and squalor” and hard times: “There…

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