Following the news that John Knight is most probably the first son of Emanuel Hungerford, there has been a burst of effort to document the Knight line, with many stories emerging. Ralph Schulz (husband of John Knight’s descendant, Merilyn) has been awarded as a Member of the Order of Australia (AM). (more…)
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It’s important to remember that there is a difference between an award and an honour: An award is an achievement to be worked toward, a goal or a recognition to be earned. You can apply for an award. An honour, however, is granted without the recipient knowing about it until it is announced.
After having to scrap the 2020 vintage from its Hunter Valley vineyards due to smoke taint from the bushfires, Tyrrell’s Wines was thrilled to receive the Gourmet Traveller WINE‘s Cellar Door Award – Readers’ Choice Award. This award has been initiated by Vintec (makers of wine cabinets) in conjunction with Gourmet Traveller WINE‘s Cellar Door […]
Constance Muriel (Con) Hungerford [E2.2a.5b.2c] was a descendent of the enterprising Hungerford (maternal) and the seafaring Burton-Bradley (paternal) families. Con was the second child of Muriel (nee Hungerford [E2.2a.5b] and Prowett Burton-Bradley (married 28 September 1906, St Paul’s, Wellington, New Zealand), and their older son was Robert Prowett (Bob) Burton Bradley (born 14 May 1908, […]
The bouquet of a wine is considerably more complex (to humans at least) than the flavour because our taste buds are limited to the basic flavours being sourness, bitterness, saltiness, sweetness and savouriness. Hence the aroma of wines sniffed before tasting will enhance the flavour and the enjoyment of the wine. (more…)
This list was compiled and is maintained by Pauline Tyrrell [E.2.4a.10b.1c.2d=]. If you believe someone has been omitted (purely by accident), please contact us and let us know the recipient details for inclusion. To search for a person, enter a surname and/or first name into the table search box and see who you find. To sort […]
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Australia’s best established and up-and-coming businesses were recognised at the prestigious Optus My Business Awards held on Friday night, 10 November 2017. Some 150 finalists were vying to be named the best of the best across 28 categories. One of our Hungerford family PKL Recruitment won the Workplace of the Year category. (more…)
For the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War I, the Hungerford & Associated Families Society, Inc, are commemorating the service and lives given by soldiers and nurses during what was commonly referred to as ‘The Great War’. There are 138 soldiers and nurses listed in Hungerfords Down Under, 2nd ed, 2013. Each serviceman […]