Category Archives: Industry

Sausages and Brawn – An Erskineville Factory – Shocking State of Affairs

The seventh day of September features on as Salami Day, encouraging everyone to explore the world of salami by trying new and adventurous types of salami, and enjoying salami with friends at salami-themed parties. So with this in mind and in … Continue reading

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Rich. Lennon’s Automatic Contrivance

The Sydney Science Festival runs from 13-23 August 2015 so it’s as good a reason as any to showcase the technological advancements coming out of Erskineville, in 1905. Struggling with his early morning fire-making responsibilities Rich. Lennon rigged an alarm clock … Continue reading

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