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Gary Chaloner was one of the founding members of Cyclone Comics and has been writing, drawing and publishing since the mid-1980s. He is the creator of Flash Domingo and The Jackaroo (published by Cyclone Comics), Red Kelso (published online) and The Undertaker Morton Stone (published by Gestalt Comics). Gary also established the annual Ledger Awards, acknowledging excellence in Australian comics and publishing.

Gary has been published in the United States by IDW, Dark Horse Comics, Marvel Comics and DC Entertainment. Career credits include Will Eisner’s John Law, Robert E. Howard’s Breckinridge Elkins, Planet of the Apes: Urchak’s Folly, The Olympians and guest issues of The Badger, Power Company and Astro City. Recently, he has worked on Unmasked and Proud Heart: The Love of Achilles from Gestalt and has worked with Frew Publications on The Phantom.

In 2018, he is commencing an anthology title, Adventure Illus., featuring ‘Cyclone Force’, ‘Morton Stone’, ’Doc Wilde’ and ‘Red Kelso’, among others.

Gary is the 2017 recipient of the Jim Russell Award. This award is made to the individual or organization who in the opinion of the Australian Cartoonists’ Association Board has made a significant contribution to Australian cartooning.


Notable Works:

Flash Domingo, Jackaroo


Gary Chaloner


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