Many thanks for the fantastic support of the staff at the Meandarra ANZAC Memorial Museum for the terrific visitor feedback they collected during their display of Recovering The Past. Reproduced below, it gives a graphic insight into how the work is being received.
Recovering the Past (Feedback box comments as at 24.8.19 - 25.8.19)
· Very thought provoking and just so sad
· Absolutely brilliant
· So amazing. Such strong visionary storytelling
· Amazing display - Brenda & Les
· Absolutely brilliant! Such talent evoked such emotion in me
· Incredible - Marilyn & Ken from Victoria
· A really wonderful display
· The quotes are truly moving - brought tears to my eyes. Well done
· Words can't describe this. Brilliant artwork Ian Alderman
· Brilliant & touching
· So very moving, brought tears - A Nam Vet
· Beautiful photos added with terribly sad stories & letter excerpts. Great display
· Just brilliant
· I am speechless. Left with a lump in my throat
· Amazing. Thought provoking. Sad. Haunting. Sensitive. Beautiful.
· Great display. Very moving. Gave me "goose bumps". G. Baillie, Kilkivan Qld
· Oh my God, this is amazing. Congratulations. We are so lucky to have seen this, brought a tear to my eye, those brave men & women. KG
· One of the best displays I have been to. Findlay Mitchell, Keiwa Vic
· So so sad, made me cry. We can only hope it never happens again. Fantastic display.
· Fantastic but very heart breaking. Never seen before.
· Absolutely wonderful exhibition. What a great perspective of such a terrible time.
· I think its awesome. From Tyler (Student)
· What can you say? Graham Jewell, Yass NSW
· Exceptional exhibit.
· Thank you for giving us the chance to be part of the past. Goosebumps pass through us xxx
· That's breath taking. Love the lines of the soldiers. Gave me goose-bumps. Well done and thanks. Ron
· Exceptional!! It brought tears to my eyes. My Great Uncle lies buried in a field in Belgium somewhere. Excellent.
· Very powerful.
· Awesome. So well compiled.
· Brought tears to my eyes. Thank you. What a wonderful display.
· Fantastic display. David Grover 9 RAR
· What a wonderful way to get the feel of how things were. Very emotional, ghosts amazing - add so much atmosphere.
· I am ex-Army. It made me cry. Sapper Dutch
· Wonderful exhibit. Rob Kingston RNZIR.
· Absolutely brilliant photography. Great work.
· WOW!!!!! Thank you.
· This is incredibly moving. Thank you.
· Simply brilliant. Thank you.
· Brilliant! Thought provoking.
· An excellent & humbling exhibit. Thank you for bringing it here.
· This is amazing. All things we never hear of because no-one would talk about it.