Signals and Sirens
a Waverley Action Group Heritage talk
Bondi Story Room
11 April 2024
Waverley Council and Waverley Action Group
Embark on a journey through the airwaves as the passionate history enthusiast, operating under codename 'Wireless' discusses the role of local service men and women in radio communications of World War 2.
In this enthralling talk, 'Wireless' will illuminate the World War II RAAF's radio intercept activity in the Southwest Pacific and its connection to Bondi. Hear about the women at the Central Bureau and their work In Brisbane and Townsville.
'Wireless' will delve into the art of code-breaking and signal interception, unveiling the clandestine world where every Morse code transmission held the potential to alter major events and outcomes. It's not just about messages; it's about decoding the heartbeat of wartime communication.