Two young men - Ricky Boyland and another thus far unidentified.

Ricky Boyland and Friend

Two young men - Ricky Boyland and another thus far unidentified.

Anna Baker and Judith Huggins sitting on the laundry steps of their cottage. Early 1960's.

Anna and Judith on Laundry Steps

Anna Baker and Judith Huggins sitting on the laundry steps of their cottage. Early 1960's.

Fairbridge Bus. A group of girls all beautifully dressed up and waiting to board the bus, off to the Royal Show in Perth. L-R Commander Buckee, Matron Fry, Rosemary Wall, Margaret Braithwaite (looking in her purse), 2 unidentified, then Anna Baker, Christine Hinch (in white top), and Pat Hutchinson. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Boarding the Fairbridge Bus

Fairbridge Bus. A group of girls all beautifully dressed up and waiting to board the bus, off to the Royal Show in Perth. L-R Commander Buckee, Matron Fry, Rosemary Wall, Margaret Braithwaite (looking in her purse), 2 unidentified, then Anna Baker, Christine Hinch (in white top), and Pat Hutchinson. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Frank Wood, Gerry Hall and Lyndal Turner (daughter of cottage mother Mrs Turner) outside the Clubhouse. Early 1960's.

Boys at the Clubhouse

Frank Wood, Gerry Hall and Lyndal Turner (daughter of cottage mother Mrs Turner) outside the Clubhouse. Early 1960's.

Elaine Corn, Jane Baird-Orr and Gladys Mares. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Elaine, Jane and Gladys

Elaine Corn, Jane Baird-Orr and Gladys Mares. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Evelyn Cottage taken early 1960's.

Evelyn Cottage

Evelyn Cottage taken early 1960's.

Fairbridge Bus. A little fuzzy but this is the bus known to all from 1958 through the early 1960's. It's final resting place was a rather undignified location - in the pigs and poultry area. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Fairbridge Bus

Fairbridge Bus. A little fuzzy but this is the bus known to all from 1958 through the early 1960's. It's final resting place was a rather undignified location - in the pigs and poultry area. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Fairbridge Bus. Here's a great photo of the 1960's bus in all its glory. Perhaps taken up near the airstrip? (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Fairbridge Bus

Fairbridge Bus. Here's a great photo of the 1960's bus in all its glory. Perhaps taken up near the airstrip? (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Lovely portrait of Fairbridge girls circa 1960. Back row L-R: Sandra Rainey, Lillian Dews, Doris Campbell, Lynne Rainey and Marcelle O'Brien. Front row L-R: Gladys Mares and Robyn Fry.

Fairbridge Girls

Lovely portrait of Fairbridge girls circa 1960. Back row L-R: Sandra Rainey, Lillian Dews, Doris Campbell, Lynne Rainey and Marcelle O'Brien. Front row L-R: Gladys Mares and Robyn Fry.

Two young men - Frank Wood and Michael Baker. Perhaps on Hudson big verandah.

Frank Wood and Michael Baker

Two young men - Frank Wood and Michael Baker. Perhaps on Hudson big verandah.

This is George Elliott (in his slippers) supervising a couple of blokes checking out the roadworthiness of his car! Early 1960's I suggest. Looks like taken in front of Dunkle's place as you can see the gates to the market garden in the background. One of the young men in the photo may be Milo Mihovilovich. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

George Elliott

This is George Elliott (in his slippers) supervising a couple of blokes checking out the roadworthiness of his car! Early 1960's I suggest. Looks like taken in front of Dunkle's place as you can see the gates to the market garden in the background. One of the young men in the photo may be Milo Mihovilovich. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Jane Baird-Orr, Terri Noble, Jean McCormick and Maxine Ellison. Another swimming picture. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Girls after Swimming

Jane Baird-Orr, Terri Noble, Jean McCormick and Maxine Ellison. Another swimming picture. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Kath Mir and a boy outside the tin shack at Happy Valley - early 1960's.

Happy Valley

Kath Mir and a boy outside the tin shack at Happy Valley - early 1960's.

Big group of boys again at Happy Valley outside the tin shack. Bob Mitchell and Eric Pringle are at the back in the middle. Sitting are (from L-R) Mike Barnett, unidentified, unidentified, Paul Boyland, George Braithwaite, unidentified, Kenny Baker, Stuart Law, Bob Jones and Bradley (Moose) Perry. Taken circa early 1960's.

Happy Valley

Big group of boys again at Happy Valley outside the tin shack. Bob Mitchell and Eric Pringle are at the back in the middle. Sitting are (from L-R) Mike Barnett, unidentified, unidentified, Paul Boyland, George Braithwaite, unidentified, Kenny Baker, Stuart Law, Bob Jones and Bradley (Moose) Perry. Taken circa early 1960's.

Bob (?) and Kevin Winton enjoying the beach at Mandurah. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Mandurah Beach

Bob (?) and Kevin Winton enjoying the beach at Mandurah. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Girls working(?) in the garden. Margaret Braithwaite, Christine Hinch and Anna Baker. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Margaret, Christine and Anna

Girls working(?) in the garden. Margaret Braithwaite, Christine Hinch and Anna Baker. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Mrs Turner (cottage mother, Clive), and Lyndal Turner outside Clive, circa 1960.

Mrs Turner at Clive

Mrs Turner (cottage mother, Clive), and Lyndal Turner outside Clive, circa 1960.

Church service at the Fairbridge cemetery. Probably 1960's.Tom Brayn is conducting the service. Tom was a lay preacher and many times used to read sermons etc at Church services.

Service at Cemetery

Church service at the Fairbridge cemetery. Probably 1960's.Tom Brayn is conducting the service. Tom was a lay preacher and many times used to read sermons etc at Church services.

Cute picture of Sue and Alison Buckee. Early 1960's.

Sue and Alison Buckee

Cute picture of Sue and Alison Buckee. Early 1960's.

Three on a bike. L-R: Anna Baker, Christine Hinch and Lynne Rainey. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Three Girls on a Bike

Three on a bike. L-R: Anna Baker, Christine Hinch and Lynne Rainey. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).