In in the Spotlight
An idea that embodies identity, that inspires and gives hope,
that captures the imagination and allows people to catch the vision – this is what good news is!
Some people feel that the story of Marion going to Antarctica on a mission to honour her Dad, and
spin for Australian Antarctic History, Sir Douglas Mawson and the upkeep of Huts at Cape Denison is an inspiring
story. So she began sharing it with the media…
Some of the newspapers have caught the vision and
have spread the ‘yarn’ throughout their readership, some on the very front page! There have been radio stations who
have interviewed and aired the ‘yarn’ to their listeners, keeping track of the progress by doing several
Out and about at Markets, and demonstrations, people have approached her for more
detailed information and to make donations to the Mawson’s Huts Foundation. Each time she is a Guest Speaker, the word is spread further and
This is a good thing.
For each newsprint and magazine
article, for each radio interview, for each live event at
which she appears, that takes the message further out to the population, the ones who understand how important
it is to have a basis for personal and National growth.
Supporting history and preserving the past reminds us of slower and happier times, when people
cared about people and there was a strength of character, of determination and of courage that is almost foreign
today in our world of instant answers and easy access to all amenities. Going back to the past is comforting
because we know that we have already come through it to the other side….
You can catch up in these next few pages……..