Wattle Day [letter from Agnes L. Kettlewell, 31 August 1910]

[Editor: This letter from Agnes L. Kettlewell (nee Storrie) regarding Wattle Day and the Wattle Day League was published in The Sydney Morning Herald, 31 August 1910.] Wattle Day. As secretary and one of the original conveners of the Wattle Day League, it has been my duty to introduce, in many ways, the ideas of […]

A Wattle Day Contrast [7 September 1915]

[Editor: A poem for Wattle Day. Published in The Register, 7 September 1915.] A Wattle Day Contrast. [By Silas Lister.] Never yet had Wattle Day Half such depth and splendour! And never held a wattle spray Meaning quite so tender! Dear Symbol — ever dearer be In our national-story, Flower of love and memory, Voice […]