As a descendant of the first settlers in Hobart, Ruben’s daughter is a guest at the bi-centennial event and reflects on her father’s life and the historical journey of distant ancestors.
As brothers growing up during the Great Depression in Victoria, the bond between Ruben and Tom runs deep. After a family tragedy and a cycling accident, hardship and heartache redirects the lives of the McDonald siblings. Follow the adventures of the brothers as they head north to make Queensland their home.
The outbreak of World War II sees the brothers enlist. Ruben’s challenges are many as he struggles with patriotism and the protection of everyone he loves. Is there something from his past catching up with him?