Sunday, 25 June 2017

Another anniversary - 40 years of Mulga Wire, June 1997 to June 2017

The editors of the first issue were Bob Bolton, Ralph Pride & Dave Johnson. They produced 12 very full pages of articles, news & a description of BMCs purpose.

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Sunday, 18 June 2017

Once upon a time BMC was part of a parade ...

Thanks to Don Richmond, Wendy Richmond, Colin Fong, Sharyn Mattern & Mike Young who identified the event & provided names of participants.

Parramatta Heritage Week Parade, 29th October 1988

Mulga Wire, no.69, October 1988, page 4.

1. Preparation - Michelle Krist (later Bolliger), Colin Coles

2. Bob Foggin (fiddler), Alison Coles, Donna McLaren, Geoff/Jeff Barrett aka Sparkie

3.Terry Durman

4. Bob Foggin

5. Don Richmond & Bob Foggin

6. Bob Bolton, Bob Foggin, Eric Eisler, Don Richmond

7. Alison Coles,
Alita Tanswell, Bob Foggin, Colin Coles


Front at left - Don Richmond, Terry Durman, RosJinks, Michelle Krist (later Bolliger.)
Back - Alison & Colin Coles, Alita Tanswell, Linda Scott, Pauline Cambourne, Eric Eisler, Sharyn Mattern, Donna McLaren.
Seated - Margaret Bolliger, Colin Fong. 
Bob Foggin on float.

(Sharyn Mattern photos)

9. Photo dated 29/10/88 - Sharyn Mattern & Linda Scott  (Sharyn Mattern collection)

Mulga Wire, no.70, Dec 1988, page  6.

Mulga Wire, no.70, Dec 1988, page  6.  (photo Greg Hiley)

Mulga Wire, no.70, Dec 1988, p.7 - top photo  (photo Greg Hiley)

Mulga Wire, no. 70, Dec 1988, p.7 - bottom photo (photo Greg Hiley)

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Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Report on Music @ Morisset 2017

 (Sandra Nixon photo)

Sandra Nixon photo)

Gavin Holmes (ACT) & Allen Davis 
  (Sandra Nixon photo)

Kevin Rennie & Pete Cahill
  (Sandra Nixon photo)

Dave Moir & Allen Davis 
  (Sandra Nixon photo)

George Bolliger, Frank & Ann Maher  (Sandra Nixon photo)

 Rick Hull, Mark Poleson   (Sandra Nixon photo)
Saplings busking   (Zoe Harvey photo)

Saplings busking (Pete Cahill photo)

Saplings & local Scouts who were working towards badges  (Doug Vincent photo)

Scouts working towards a badge
 (Sandra Nixon photo)
Saplings & Scouts 
  (Sandra Nixon photo)
Saplings & Scouts   (Sandra Nixon photo)

Silhouettes observed by Darri Adamson, photographs by Tony Romeo

Bob Murray
(Doug Vincent photo)

 Dave Johnson & Barbara Murray   (Sandra Nixon photo)

Conversation in the afternoon sun   (Sandra Nixon photo)

Pete Cahill (Doug Vincent photo)

Arthur Heckendorf  (Doug Vincent photo)

Dave Johnson   
(Doug Vincent photo)

Brian Freeman  (Doug Vincent photo)

Ralph Pride
(Doug Vincent photo)

Ray Mulligan (ACT)  
(Doug Vincent photo)


Pete Cahill's photos

Roadkill soup, yum!



Heading out   (Sandra Nixon photo)

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