Home Father-daughter literary detective team: Paul & Melissa McShane Watch the HighlandsTV4Kids coverage of the statue unveiling “Mary Poppins is Home” Styling Australia magazine. Story by Paul McShane Photos by Coty Farquhar April 2010 SnapShot Cover: Melissa McShane as Mary Poppins. Photo by by Corinne Dany Photo Gallery Southern Highland News by Emma Biscoe Mary Poppins book cover illustrated by Mary Shepard The Goff house at 45 Holly Street Bowral, still much as it was in 1907-17 Pamela Lyndon Travers, appearing in the role of Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream On 7th May 2011 SHYAC organised a successful attempt on the Guinness world Record for the Largest Umbrella Mosaic. The Goff sisters – Lyndon, Moya and Biddy – in 1915 beside the flooding creek near their Holly Street home. Father-daughter team: Paul & Melissa McShane (Photo: James Brickhill Sydney Morning Herald) Where was Mary Poppins born? Where did Mary Poppins come from and where did Mary Poppins go? This website reveals some of the fascinating facts and theories about the origins of the magical nanny.