What's New?

Thanks for checking out this "What's new" page. Here you will find an overview of what articles, photos and interests have been added and when they were updated.
If you would like to be notified when this web site is updated then please join the Tarnagulla mailing list. Major updates will be posted to this list as well as on this page.

1 November, 2013

We have just added a page containing an overview of the Tarnagulla Primary School's recent unit on the history of the town. This contains an overview of how they went about it and also includes the children's work. It's great to see the children getting into the history of the town. This is well worth a look! Click here to view - or go to the 'Miscellaneous Articles' section from the main menu.

9 October, 2013

We have just included a review of the 'Out N About in Tarnagulla' day which was held on Sunday 6th October. This was indeed a great day and full details can be found in the 'Events' section or by clicking here .

16 May, 2013

We have updated the old Tarnagulla web site with a more modern web site and many new features. Amongst these we have a better guestbook, Google search, new sections within the site for events, resources and contacts. Take a look around and let us know what you think.

28 November, 2012

We have updated the old Photo Gallery to a new version with many new features. A large number of additional photos have also been added.
Click here to view - or select the 'Photo Gallery' option from the menu.

October, 2012

We have added more Tarnagulla Reunion photos from the 1950s & 1960s and updated the list of people identified within these photos..
Added details and a review of the 'Out N About in Tarnagaulla' event. Click here to view.

June - July, 2012

We have added a number of Tarnagulla Reunion photos from the 1950s & 1960s.
These have been added to the photo album and linked to numbered lists of people we have been able to identify.
Click here to view.

1st May, 2012 - 23rd May, 2012

We have added the 'David Gordon Index'!
This is an index created by David Gordon of historic newspapers within the Tarnagulla area - particularly focussing on the Tarnagulla Courier.
This is a wonderful resource and we are indebted to David for makig this available.
This link is now available within it's own section on the main page.
All Indexes are now available.
Click here to view

27 April, 2012

We have a new URL: www.tarnagulla.org!


1 Feb, 2010

A History of the Cannon written by David Gordon in 1996.
A great article containing the history and technical details of the Cannon.
This link is now available for the 'Articles' item.
Click here to view.

10 Mar, 2009

The Tarnagulla and Waanyarra Cemeteries CD has been launched!
This link is now available on the main page.
Click here to view.

27 Oct, 2006

Added a Photo Gallery for better display of old photos.
This has the ability for users to upload their own historic photos and add comments.


10th Feb, 2006

The 'Ironbark Gully Heritage Asociation Inc.' has just been formed.
New information added.
Click here to view.

12th July, 2005

Added a Poem from WW1 - 'Comrades All'. Also includes photos of Horace Leslie Grey & Devonshire Dickson Grey submitted by Ken Webb.
Can be found in the documents section.


21st September, 2004

Added a page of new photos in the Old Photo section.


21st July, 2004

Updated the captions on a number of the photos of pupils from the Tarnagulla State School in the Old Photo section.


20th February, 2004

Added first cut of cemetery records. Click here to view.
Added two new school photos of pupils from the Tarnagulla State School in the Old Photo section.


18th February, 2004

Started a new page with school photos of pupils from the Tarnagulla State School in the Old Photo section.

12th February, 2004

Back online and ready for more updates!
Added Page 10 in the Old Photo section. Keep the photo's coming in - more to add soon...

25th September, 2000

Added a photo of the Wesleyan Methodist Church that burnt down.
Added new photos showing the names on the War Memorial.

24th May, 2000

Added 29 photos to the 'Old Photos' section. These include buildings, streetscapes, individuals and groups of people. Many of the photos are named.
Added a number of cases from the Tarnagulla Court Case List Book to the 'Records' section. These were kindly transcribed by Pauline Long.
Added a link in the 'Tarnagulla Today' section to an interesting story by Paul Clacher on the 'Big Cats' that have occasionally been seen in the area.
Added more names and interests to the Interests section.

16th April, 2000

Added diary extract from Albert Porter on his journey from NZ to Melbourne and his journey to Tarnagulla. Albert Porter was a minister at the Baptist Church - 1869.

9th April, 2000

Added more names and interests to the Interests section.

4th April, 2000

Included list of names on the War Memorial, and photo to the Records section.
Added more names and interests to the Interests section.

30th March, 2000

This Tarnagulla web site is launched!