Swamp (The Sunday Telegraph, 19/4/2009)
Gary Clark was born in Brisbane, Australia. He graduated in commercial illustration from Art School and published his first cartoon in 1971. That same he published a small cartoon booklet called 'Soaring Satire'. He then worked as a layout artist in the advertising department of Myers. He started cartooning fulltime in 1978, when his 'Trucktoons' were published in a national truckin' magazine. Clark's best known comic strip 'Swamp', was first published in 1981. It is now syndicated in newspapers throughout Australia, New Zealand and Scandinavia.