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Hi everyone, I’m Tina. As some of you might have guessed from the title I’m from Germany, or more precisely from Bavaria. The word “dirndl”, which is mentioned above, has two meanings. It can be the Bavarian word for girl or it can refer to the traditional Bavarian costume worn by women. Read more about Dirndl Downunder >
The following article has been written for us by Daina Pocius, Heritage Coordinator at the City of Playford. Daina’s role at the City of Playford Council is to manage the local history of the area. This includes looking after the Councils heritage collection, ensuring it i Read more about Local libraries as History Festival collaborators >