December 16, 2021 in Agriculture, Vineyards

MANDOON

Winning trophies at wine shows around Australia generates major marketing opportunities for the wine producer involved.  Mandoon Estate on the banks of the Swan River at Middle Swan did not waste…
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July 20, 2021 in Biographies, V

A Story of Two Brothers Filip & Petar Vlahov

A Story of Two Brothers - Click here to get the PDF version.
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May 31, 2021 in Clubs

Spearwood Dalmatinac Club

Planning and Building of the Spearwood Dalmatinac Sport and Community Club Presentation by Norm Marinovich at the Spearwood Damatinac Club on 18/04/2021 My talk will have three parts. Firstly I’ll…
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June 30, 2020 in Croatian History, Uncategorized

As Only True Men Can: Nikola Zrinski’s Last Stand at Sziget

As Only True Men Can - click here for preview We received the following email late in 2019. Readers may be interested in reading the book by Zeljko Zidaric. This…
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May 13, 2020 in Mining and Goldfields

Kalgoorlie Riots

  KALGOORLIE RIOTS By A. PARENTICH for the Croatian History Group (www.croatiansinwa .com.au) INTRODUCTION During the early 1930s- the Depression years- times were difficult throughout the world. It was no…
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February 4, 2019 in Chiropractic

K Martinovich

The chiropractic profession in Western Australia had its genesis in the West Australian  Goldfields and is documented in this extract from the Australian Dictionary of Biography Martinovich, Kristé (1903–1966) by…
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January 31, 2019 in Sport

Croatians in Sport in WA

                                                        CROATIANS in…
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January 30, 2019 in Medicine

Medical Practitioners in WA

Medical Practitioners of Croatian origin in WA Compiled by N Marinovich   The overwhelming majority of Croatian immigrants to Australia in the late 19th and early 20th century had little…
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October 26, 2017 in Business, Engineering

VEEM and Miocevich family

Miocevich Family history Article 1 Article 2 Article 3
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July 20, 2017 in Biographies, S

Starcevich,Leslie Tomislav (Thomas), VC

Leslie Tomislav (Thomas) Starcevich (1918-1989), soldier, was born on 5 September 1918 at Subiaco, Western Australia, third of ten children of Croatian-born Joseph Starcevich, miner, and his English-born wife Gertrude…
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