Pennygaff A History of the Circus in Australia
The history of Circus in Australia is one steeped in legend and colour. People from all walks of life were attracted to the circus and many circus performers that started in Australia become internationally renowed. This site is dedicated to following circus history in Australia and the families that were eminent in the evolution of the circus in Australia.
If you have an interest in the circus, performing arts or early Australian history and the pioneers that helped make Australia such and rich and diverse country, take a browse through the Pennygaff website and discover the people behind the face paint in the big top.
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