Author: Eric D


A Reunion from Jim Toner

It is axiomatic that anyone who has lived and worked in PNG never forgets it. As a consequence we lapuns in Australia hold reunions. There are the big ones every year PNGAA in Killara,...



Some 2000 young Australian men served as Patrol Officers in Papua New Guinea between the end of World War Two and Papua New Guinea Independence in 1975. They were known by Papua New Guinea...


A New Guinea Christmas

Sialum Patrol Post was situated on the north-eastern tip of the Huon Peninsular about 60 miles north of Finschhafen, the sub district headquarters. I say ‘about 60 miles’ because the Lutheran Missionary at Kalasa...