Warwick Archer

It is possibly my enduring interest in aviation that first led me to take an interest in Wilkins in the first place. I knew of Wilkins in the 1950s during my primary school and early high schools years. Certainly, Australian aviation pioneers were more well known then...

A background to The Wilkins Chronicles

I am a 66-year-old grandfather of four who has always been interested in Australian history and stories from our past. About three years ago I started working as a volunteer with the Port Adelaide Library copying old photos of that district. I also took photos from...

Adrian McCallum

My journey to my current vocation as an ‘explorer scientist’, is (like most I presume) a long and winding one; perhaps Wilkins too wandered a similar path; I shall have to refamiliarise myself with his story… Anyways, my task herein is to briefly explain how I...