Thomas Arthur Varley

“GETTING  TO  WORK – The Story of  T. A. Varley, Father of New Zealand’s Fire Services” by R. C. Carlyon Photographs copyright as credited, text copyright R. C. Carlyon ISBN 978-0...

My Days at Fiji TV

“Go and Take Over the News…” Early Days of TV in Fiji I had been to Fiji several times in the late 1980s as a trainer, teaching radio and TV news reporters from various South Pacific Islands...

Fire and Water

Where there’s smoke there’s fire, where there’s fire there better be water… This is story of Auckland’s first dependable water supply… one that firefighters could rely on to confront the flames...