Why Estebana abandoned science to become a blacksmith

By Cassandra Morgan
Updated June 16 2024 - 6:36am, first published 6:30am
Estabana (aka Steve) traded in his career as a hydrogeologist for the allure of the flame. (James Ross/AAP PHOTOS)
Estabana (aka Steve) traded in his career as a hydrogeologist for the allure of the flame. (James Ross/AAP PHOTOS)

On a dreary Melbourne riverfront near a rattling rail bridge, the warmth of a forge and the sound of hammering steel beckons shivering passersby inside a blacksmith's workshop.

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