Trees a gateway to the Canberra story

By Ian Warden
Updated April 18 2018 - 10:53pm, first published November 16 2012 - 3:00am

'Fore!' an impatient golfer at the Royal Canberra Golf Club yodelled on Thursday. On the verge of the fairway he and his chums wanted to send their manly drives hurtling down there was a knot of people, plainly not golfers, gathered in the shade of some of the superior course's sumptuously leafy trees.