Category Activities of the Chalkies

Various Items of Interest

This page shows various single items that are of interest but could not be displayed elsewhere on the website. Learner’s Permit and provisional licence issued in the 1970’s  A newspaper item spread over two images of a football match involving…

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Website Launch

by Frank Cordingley I have great pleasure in writing this article to launch the new ‘Chalkies’ website At our annual get together in October 2011, discussion centred around how we could make the existence of our group visible to…

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2009 Chalkies Bash

In many ways this has been a successful year for our informal group. New contacts have been made and this has added to the richness of our understanding of the PNG experience. As well, we have set off on another…

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Anzac Day 2011

Chalkies again turned up in numbers to support the PNG Ex-Servicemen’s Association (PIB/NGIB/HQ/PIR) at the Brisbane ANZAC Day march. The following are a number of photos of the marchers provided by Richard Boddington and Kev Horton of the parade.

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2010 Chalkies Bash

We assembled again at Ocean View for our annual get together. As well as the social part of the night, it was the occasion of the launch of our visual record of our service in PNG. (More on that later.)…

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