"The past is never fully gone. It is absorbed into the present and the future. It stays to shape what we are and what we do."
Sir William Deane, Governor-General of Australia, Inaugural Vincent Lingiari Memorial Lecture, August 1996.


Article still being developed.

The production of poles from the State's forests was an activity that contributed substantially to our development - electricity poles for example. We need a look at production figures through time if possible.

In Ken Harrops 1974 article he mentions 1200 poles/yr from Briagolong.