Posts Tagged ‘heritage

The man who saved the Walk-In Theatre

Dec 15, 2012 | 2 Comments

The man who saved the Walk-In Theatre

Posts at Alice Online have been a bit light-on in the last fortnight while I have caught up with relatives and old friends in Brisbane… but I have returned with a story or two. One unexpected reunion was with a man who played a brief but important role in the recent history of Alice Springs. Charles Hamlyn-Harris is a living refutation of the myth that people who value heritage buildings are luddites trapped in a static past. Charles managed Youth Hostels Australia’s NT branch in the mid...Read more