Young man and boy and

Big Brother at Hudson

Young man and boy and "Pinky" the cat outside Hudson circa early 1960's. Perhaps one of the Big Brothers?

At the farm: The chook shed from the outside showing some of George Elliott's charges. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Chook Shed

At the farm: The chook shed from the outside showing some of George Elliott's charges. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Xmas concert. This and the next nine pictures all look to be from the same function probably around 1960 or a little earlier. This is a group of children in fancy dress. The event was held in the main dining room probably at school year end. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Christmas Concert

Xmas concert. This and the next nine pictures all look to be from the same function probably around 1960 or a little earlier. This is a group of children in fancy dress. The event was held in the main dining room probably at school year end. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Xmas concert around 1960. Pretty picture of a group of younger children in their fancy dress. Mrs Bird, Livingstone cottage mother is looking after her charges. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Christmas Concert

Xmas concert around 1960. Pretty picture of a group of younger children in their fancy dress. Mrs Bird, Livingstone cottage mother is looking after her charges. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Xmas concert around 1960. Group photo of children plus one little duck. Judging by dress and hairstyles these children may be visitors to Fairbridge. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Christmas Concert

Xmas concert around 1960. Group photo of children plus one little duck. Judging by dress and hairstyles these children may be visitors to Fairbridge. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Xmas concert around 1960. Some of the older children in the audience. All dressed up for the occasion. Again, probably not Fairbridge children owing to hairstyles and dress. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Christmas Concert

Xmas concert around 1960. Some of the older children in the audience. All dressed up for the occasion. Again, probably not Fairbridge children owing to hairstyles and dress. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

mas concert around 1960. All the cottage mothers. Mrs Jarvis is 6th from the right. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Christmas Concert

mas concert around 1960. All the cottage mothers. Mrs Jarvis is 6th from the right. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Xmas concert around 1960. Staff and cottage mothers. The man in the dark suit away up the front is Mr Mihovilovich and Ella, then next (coming this way) unidentified, then Miss Gibson, Middy, then Mr Fred Levis (power house attendant) second front right. Don't know who the girl is in the foreground. Behind Mr Levis is Bill Pettit the storekeeper. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Christmas Concert

Xmas concert around 1960. Staff and cottage mothers. The man in the dark suit away up the front is Mr Mihovilovich and Ella, then next (coming this way) unidentified, then Miss Gibson, Middy, then Mr Fred Levis (power house attendant) second front right. Don't know who the girl is in the foreground. Behind Mr Levis is Bill Pettit the storekeeper. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Xmas concert around 1960. Baby cottage Livingstone or Haig children. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Christmas Concert

Xmas concert around 1960. Baby cottage Livingstone or Haig children. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Xmas concert around 1960. Tom and Pat Reid, the Champions, Miss Featherstone plus Nel and Carole Head (?). Front left is Lois Elliott. At the back is Mr (Kookaburra) Dix. (Notes on back of photo hard to read).(Courtesy Lois Elliott)

Christmas Concert

Xmas concert around 1960. Tom and Pat Reid, the Champions, Miss Featherstone plus Nel and Carole Head (?). Front left is Lois Elliott. At the back is Mr (Kookaburra) Dix. (Notes on back of photo hard to read).(Courtesy Lois Elliott)

Xmas concert around 1960. Staff picture. Lady on left unidentified. Gentleman in the centre is General Campbell (Board Member and/or patron). The lady on the right is Mrs Brayn. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Christmas Concert

Xmas concert around 1960. Staff picture. Lady on left unidentified. Gentleman in the centre is General Campbell (Board Member and/or patron). The lady on the right is Mrs Brayn. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

The Church choir. Miss Featherstone is on the extreme right and next to her is Mr Brayn. Others are Gerry Hall (1st from left), Doris Campbell (3rd from left), John Ellison (4th from left), Pippy Allen (5th from left), Jean McCormick (6th left), Liz Stewart (8th left), Maxine Ellison (5th from right) and Gladys Mares (3rd from right). Suggest early 1960's.

Church Choir

The Church choir. Miss Featherstone is on the extreme right and next to her is Mr Brayn. Others are Gerry Hall (1st from left), Doris Campbell (3rd from left), John Ellison (4th from left), Pippy Allen (5th from left), Jean McCormick (6th left), Liz Stewart (8th left), Maxine Ellison (5th from right) and Gladys Mares (3rd from right). Suggest early 1960's.

This is David Roberts of Cook, about a kilometre past Basin Pool at a place known at the Bouncy (or Rickety) Bridge. Early 1960's. Perhaps this is after David left and he returned for holidays.

David Roberts

This is David Roberts of Cook, about a kilometre past Basin Pool at a place known at the Bouncy (or Rickety) Bridge. Early 1960's. Perhaps this is after David left and he returned for holidays.

Group of boys early 1960. Rear row second from left is John Hedley and on the far right of the rear row is Richard Fig. Front row, left is Mick Mir and third from left Ron Orchard, then Bill Hedley and then Paul Boyland. Looks like at Rickety Bridge.

Group of Boys

Group of boys early 1960. Rear row second from left is John Hedley and on the far right of the rear row is Richard Fig. Front row, left is Mick Mir and third from left Ron Orchard, then Bill Hedley and then Paul Boyland. Looks like at Rickety Bridge.

The Hockey field. game of hockey in progress. The Fairbridge girls are playing an outside team. A gravelly, sloping field where double-gees were rife! (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Hockey Game

The Hockey field. game of hockey in progress. The Fairbridge girls are playing an outside team. A gravelly, sloping field where double-gees were rife! (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

John Millen taken in front of the school. John looks about 6 years old so perhaps taken around 1960. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

John Millen

John Millen taken in front of the school. John looks about 6 years old so perhaps taken around 1960. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Kath Mir with Barry Rainey at Basin Pool early in the 1960's.

Kath Mir at Basin Pool

Kath Mir with Barry Rainey at Basin Pool early in the 1960's.

Naomi Millen on the lawn at Scratton probably around 1960. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Naomi Millen

Naomi Millen on the lawn at Scratton probably around 1960. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Another Pinjarra High School photo, year unknown but estimated early 1960's.  Back row, 5th from the right (or left) is John Hedley. Front row extreme right is Lynne Rainey. Teacher is Mrs Dix (back row fourth from the right)

Pinjarra High School Class

Another Pinjarra High School photo, year unknown but estimated early 1960's. Back row, 5th from the right (or left) is John Hedley. Front row extreme right is Lynne Rainey. Teacher is Mrs Dix (back row fourth from the right)

Two young men - Robert Huggins and Frank Wood.

Robert Huggins and Frank Wood

Two young men - Robert Huggins and Frank Wood.