On 21st August the community of Broken Hill and visitors to town flocked to the Broken Hill Racecourse for the Outback Astronomy site of the Australian World Record Attempt. Over 50 sites across the country came together to attempt the world record for most people stargazing across multiple sites in a country. Early reports are that the existing record was smashed on the night. In Broken Hill over 220 people officially ‘gazed’ while many more assisted with the event. Broken Hill Mayor Wincen Cuy praised the success of the event. “What a perfect night it turned out to be… When you come out here, you’re in a different part of […]

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Local residents were interviewed as part of the Broken Hill fringe 2013. this part focuses on the early history of Broken Hill.

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Broken Hill residents discuss the challenges and successes of living in this iconic Outback NSW town…

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Recorded for the 2013 Broken hill Fringe, this is the final chapter in the Community Stories piece that was produced for the film festival attached.

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