Formative Years

Christmas Eve on 4QG

WIRELESS WAVES. CHRISTMAS PROGRAMMES. ADVANCE programme from station 4QG show that special efforts have been made to provide a good service during the period December 24  [ 1927 ] to January 1 [ 1928 ] inclusive. On Christmas Eve the evening session will begin at 6 o’clock, and this station will Read more…

From The Secretary, ago
Formative Years

Catalyst for formation

ABOVE: A studio photograph of the newly-minted Deacon David John Garland, in full clerical garb. This image was taken in the early 1890s when Father Garland was still in his 20s and serving in the bush parishes of northern New South Wales. It may even date back to 1887 when the Archdeacon of Read more…

From The Secretary, ago
At the Front

Off to the Front

CHAPLAIN LIEUTENANT- COLONEL GARLAND. A FAREWELL GATHERING. AT the Coo-ee Cafe yesterday morning [ 12 October 1917 ] occasion was taken to bid farewell to Chaplain Lieutenant Colonel Garland [ David John Garland ], who is shortly leaving Australia on a visit to the troops. Mr A. Leney (Town Clerk of Read more…

From The Secretary, ago