…In the early twentieth century “Progress” was an exciting word. Today, I think, western societies are a little afraid of that word. It seems to have climate change attached to it and population growth and the loss of old-growth forests and the rise of China and the rapid development of technology. We are not very keen on progress anymore…
This article by Colleen O’Sullivan appeared in the Mudgee Guardian, 2 June 2014.
The featured image is an early photo of Angus Avenue, when the Kandos Progress Association was at its most active (NSW State Library collection).
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