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Geerlings Digital Moments

Welcome to our journey, a journey of discovery, across a diverse country, and through the passage of time. This all started as we travelled throughout Australia with our work. Living in different places we discovered countless #untold #stories. Amazed that there was so little information about some stories, and how others were not entirely accurate. We decided to research the history, and tell them in a way that would be entertaining, and educational.

Jun 13, 2019

Australian Bushrangers did not come more dangerous than this man, Canadian “Happy Jack. He was along side the legends like Frank Gardiner and Ben Hall but exceeded all others in the number of crimes committed including several murders of the time. This is the story of John Gilbert.

Jun 5, 2019

This is the story about the man Ben Hall, the same man who history has labelled the legendary bushranger. The questions that we will ask include, did Ben Hall’s life decline into a life of crime after his failed marriage? Was he moonlighting as a bushranger while pretending to be a hardworking squatter? Or was...

Oct 21, 2018

In July of 1853 bushrangers almost got away with the great McIvor Private Escort Robbery. The gang include the two Francis brothers, and while trying to escape Australia on board the ship the Madagascar one of the brothers is arrested and will turn Queens evidence. In naming his fellow villains he identifies his...

Oct 1, 2018

Frank Gardiner – The Journey South will set the scene into the early life of Frank “Darkie” Gardiner. We follow his journey into the southern part of the colony and a daring dash to the coast. Only to find himself out played by one of Australia most famous and determined squatters.

Oct 1, 2018

The research and understanding how these young men get involved in bushrangering. The early days in Australia as stockman and introduction to stealing of stock, but ultimately hold up coaches, including the gold escorts.