History of the Telstra Research Laboratories

 

Unofficial Staff Related and other Photographs

Be aware there may be some duplication of photographs. Some things I am not sure what they are and have indicated as such.
There are also 100’s of photographs on the exTRLers members site. You have to be an exTRL member to view these. See “Keeping in Contact” under Miscellaneous Items

Internal Trivia Session 2005
Looks like they had fun.

TTIP Conference 2005
Telstra Technology Innovation and Product conference. See also a series of videos.

2005 Ex TRLers Christmas Gathering
Held at Valley Reserve on Friday 9th December.

2004 Ex TRLers Christmas Gathering
Held at Valley Reserve on Friday 10th December. Thanks to Brendon Edwards for taking the photos.

2004 TRL Christmas function
Held at Cuckoo Restaurant in Olinda. Thanks to Joe Briganti for making the photographs available.

80th Birthday
Celebrating 80 years from 1923 to 2003. Even had a cake and Dr Karl Kruszelnicki as a guest speaker. See also a series of videos.

Farewell Function July 2003
For Trevor Long, Rick Coxhill, Mal Brown and Bob Backway. Held in the Function room M8.

2002 Ex TRLers Christmas Gathering
Held at Valley Reserve on Friday 13th December. Thanks to Fiona Hamilton for taking the photos.

Mike Crarey Send Off
I think that what it is
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Outstanding Achievement Awards
2001
2003
2004

Selection of Photographs Taken for New Horizons Magazine
1995
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
Auditorium
Miscellaneous

Location Based Technology 2001
Don’t know anything about it.
See also Demonstration screen shots

Labs BBQ
In 1987, for the first time since the late 1930’s, all of the Laboratories were on the one site. A BBQ was held to celebrate the occasion.

Kevin Curley memories
A charismatic leader of the Technical Services Section in the 1970’s. Mostly his photos.

Monash Uni & TRL Digital Courses
Held in 1980’s. Have names for some of the people in the photographs.
See also:
Basic Digital Transmission System Theory Course Outline
Basic Digital Transmission System Theory Course

A Collection from Gavan Rosman
Thanks to Gavan for making these available.

A Collection from Steven Spicer
Thanks to Steven Spicer for making these available.

A Collection from Brian Booth
Images have been converted from slides, so image quality is not ideal.
Most photographs are from the Nullabor Plain field sites that the Labs used in the late 1960's.
Thanks to Brian
for making these available.

A Collection from Steve Barnett
Thanks to Steve for making these available.

2001 TRL Christmas function
Held at Caulfield Racecourse.
Thanks to Steven Spicer for making these available.

Labs Engineering Library
At 59 Little Collins Street Melbourne in 1978. A massive engineering library once used extensively by PMG, Telecom Australia and later Telstra staff.

Switching & Signalling Branch group photo 1 - 1976

Switching & Signalling Branch group photo 2 - 1976

Miscellaneous Photographs


Last updated July 2016