“My Grandparents always tell me that when I travel, I should tell everyone I meet that I live in the greatest country in the world. This is part of Australians insecurity about their nation. Perhaps it comes from looking at the shared and settled history of other countries. Perhaps Australians are ultimately still searching for a firm identity.” – Cassandra Asherton, Mentioning the War
“Youse are fuckin pathetic…Youse are fuckin pathetic people mate” – Pre-teenagers at Frankston station, angry with me for filming the seagulls.