Treasures of Canning
Richard is well known throughout WA for his amazing knowledge of local history and heritage and also for his ability to entertain and inform audiences of all ages and backgrounds.
After 13 years as executive director at Heritage Perth, Richard retired. During that time he was able to immerse himself in the history of Perth and Western Australia and has helped dispel the urban myth “Perth has no history”. In retirement, he remains a regular broadcaster on both radio and television as well as continuing as a writer and researcher.
For this talk Richard has researched some of the interesting but little known treasures around the Canning area.