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Therese Spruhan

Therese Spruhan has a passion for swimming pools. She writes about them on her blog Swimming Pool Stories and shares photos on Instagram @swimmingpoolstories. She has published articles on places to swim in the Weekend Australian and contributed words and photos to The Pool, Australia’s exhibition at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, re-exhibited at the National Gallery of Victoria in 2017–18. She lives in Sydney with her husband Bruce and is a regular swimmer at her local pools in Petersham, Leichhardt and Enmore.

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The Memory Pool
November 2019
Smell the chlorine, taste the hot chips and feel the burning concrete underfoot as you read these stories of Australian childhoods at the pool.