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31 May 2016

Vales for June 2016.

16 May 2016 President's Report from 2016 AGM.

4 March 2016

Vales, Notes from the NT and book review for March 2016. New in the Library: 2015-16 drought in PNG, An ounce of gold and a model aeroplane by Michael Waterhouse, A didiman's diary, part 3 by David Montgomery, My expatriate life, part 3 by Diane Bayne, A Kanavai by Gideon Kakabin, Vudal and the Mataungans, 1970 by Gordon Dick, Return to Nuku 2015 by George Oakes, Calling sharks by Chips Mackellar, A bad day at Slate Creek by Ralph Sawyer. Also new material in News and Events.
5 January 2016 Added a new section to the web site, containing Historical Documents.
12 November 2015 Vales, Notes from the NT and book reviews for December 2015. New in the Library: PNG Flag by Ramon R Thurecht, PNG's integration into ASEAN by John Quinn, Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary reunion, 2015 by Earl and Wendy Sanders, Enchanting Rabaul: An adventure and a riddle by Robyn Watters, Judo by Charles Betteridge, The bone man of Aitape by Harry Roach, A pilgrimage to Rabaul by Ken Hayes, Bruce Reid's story by Ken Hayes, A didiman's diary, Part 2 by David Montgomery (with photos not printed in Una Voce), My expatriate life, Part 2 by Diane Bayne, Father Gulielmus Weber, SM by Philip Selth, Sentimental journey to Rabaul by Janet Johnston, The Kula Ring by Chips Mackellar

21 August 2015

Book reviews and Vales for September 2015. New in the Library: PNG at 40—Political stability by Sean Dorney, A didiman's diary, Part 1 by David Montgomery, A reunion 50 years in the making, My expatriate life, Part 1 by Diane Bayne, The PNG crest and flag by Geoff Littler, Final Japanese surrender in PNG by Don Hook, 70th anniversary, Cape Wom, World War II in the Pacific—The closing stages and The aftermath of war by Charles Betteridge, The NW Pacific Islands Overprint, by Neville Threfall, Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force (AN&MEF) Nurses by Patrick Bourke.

10 August 2015

Information on the Events page about functions in Sydney (12 September 2015), Perth (16 September 2015), Ballina (25 October 2015) and Adelaide (25 October 2015).

6 June 2015 Book reviews and Vales for June 2015. New in the Library: Some old New Guinea photos, Part 1, Part 2and Part 3 by Graham Syphen, Des Martin receives PNG medal by Wally Johnson, Gallipoli veterans lost on the Montevideo Maru by Don Hook, Christopher Viner-Smith, OAM by Chips Mackellar, The King and I by David Lornie, Leslie Hore's WW1 pictures by Patrick Bourke, Digitising family history by Paul Munro, Red Cross Blood Transfusion Service press clippings from Nick Booth.
4 March 2015 Notes from the NT, book reviews and Vales for March 2015. New in the Library: Speech at PNGAA Christmas Lunch 2015 by Sir Henry Chow, End of a Pacific era by Ken McGregor, Beginnings and endings by Mark Lynch, Hela Province in grip of tribal warfare by Nicholas Yambu, Heavens above by Paul Dennett, Graves of Gallipoli survivors at Kavieng by Jim Ridges, A taxing time by Bob Piper.