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Remember Me

01 Oct
Remember Me
Summary:
History often forgets the names and stories of men and women who were once celebrated and admired for their feats, talents or heroism. We are constantly evolving to tell these stories. Learn about exhibitions currently on offer at the Bay Discovery Centre Museum.
When:
Monday-Sunday 10am-2pm
Topic:
Kids & Family, Exhibitions, History & heritage
Cost:
Gold Coin Donation

Douglas Mawson, Knight of Brighton

Learn about Brighton’s own, Sir Douglas Mawson, Antarctic Explorer and his family. Marvel at his balaclava and some of the items that traveled with him on his journey.

Boy Phoenix

Though you may not know the name, it will be hard to forget his smile. Jimmy Melrose, nicknamed Boy Phoenix flew over Australian skies breaking records until his untimely death aged 22. Watch old footage of him flying and read all about his feats and connection to Glenelg.

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