"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.

  • About People

    There are many articles on the site about people's experiences of Victorian forestry. Most of those articles are available through the Articles About menu item, but there are also some, that perhaps explore a single topic, published  elsewhere on the site. This tag will help you find those articles as well.

  • Big Pictures

    Big Pictures are designed to provide an overview of a particular theme by indicating key activities or outcomes at various times in history.

  • Fire Memories

    Personal recollections of particular fire events or activities.


    This will provide a link to content extracted from VSFA Newsletters and displayed in articles on the site.