Based on the lives of the Tuckeys, a famous fishing family of Mandurah, W.A.. Through the memories and daydreams of Arch Tuckey, history comes to life from the 1920s to the present. On a deeper level, the play examines the effects of change on the individual and broader community, as, through Arch's eyes, we see Mandurah unfold from a small fishing village to a thriving tourist mecca complete with canals. Arch, the quintessential opponent of change, fears its effects, but finds himself unable to resist its force on his life.

  • naturalistic comedy drama
  • 120
  • 20 total
  • 6 female identifying, 14 male identifying
  • 3 to 8, 8 to 12, 12 to 16, 16 to 18, 18+
  • all ages, children, teen
  • Australian Script Centre


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