Lovely portrait of Avril.  Early 1960's.

Avril Fielden

Lovely portrait of Avril. Early 1960's.

Now it's Brenda McCormick & Denise's turn in the tree. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Brenda and Denise

Now it's Brenda McCormick & Denise's turn in the tree. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Brenda McCormick in what looks like a cricket match? Early 1960's.

Brenda McCormick

Brenda McCormick in what looks like a cricket match? Early 1960's.

Sorting eggs for George Elliot. Looks like hot work! George is supervising Mike Erridge and Keith Baker! Probably early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

George Elliott's Chook Shed

Sorting eggs for George Elliot. Looks like hot work! George is supervising Mike Erridge and Keith Baker! Probably early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Girls dressed up ready to go out. Joan Horne, Doris Campbell, Maxine Ellison and Avril Fielden. Early 1960's.

Girls all Dressed Up

Girls dressed up ready to go out. Joan Horne, Doris Campbell, Maxine Ellison and Avril Fielden. Early 1960's.

Gladys Mares perhaps up near the farm. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Gladys Mares Gladys Mares perhaps up near the farm. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Gladys Mares perhaps up near the farm. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Happy band. Here is Christine Hinch, Maxine Ellison, Judy Huggins, Brenda McCormick, Elizabeth Stewart, Linda le Hardy, Pat Hedley, John Jones (home convalescing after his accident), Kenny Ducker and Billy Braithwaite. Most likely 1961. Mark 2 Ford Zephyr in the background.

Happy Band of Fairbridge Kids

Happy band. Here is Christine Hinch, Maxine Ellison, Judy Huggins, Brenda McCormick, Elizabeth Stewart, Linda le Hardy, Pat Hedley, John Jones (home convalescing after his accident), Kenny Ducker and Billy Braithwaite. Most likely 1961. Mark 2 Ford Zephyr in the background.

Hockey. This time it's girl's hockey and this is the Girls versus the Cottage Mothers. That's Middy in goals. Got to take your hat off to those cottage mothers who went well and truly beyond the call of duty. Suggest early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Hockey - Girls versus Cottage Mothers

Hockey. This time it's girl's hockey and this is the Girls versus the Cottage Mothers. That's Middy in goals. Got to take your hat off to those cottage mothers who went well and truly beyond the call of duty. Suggest early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Hockey. Girls versus Cottage Mothers again - Middy guards her goals. Another cottage mother races around in defence! (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Hockey - Girls versus Cottage Mothers

Hockey. Girls versus Cottage Mothers again - Middy guards her goals. Another cottage mother races around in defence! (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

A close-up of people on the cart in the photo above (PIC6E073).

Horse and Cart Outing

A close-up of people on the cart in the photo above (PIC6E073).

Horse & Cart. Mix of boys and girls suggests picnic time. The horse is putting on a bit of speed. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Horse and Cart Outing

Horse & Cart. Mix of boys and girls suggests picnic time. The horse is putting on a bit of speed. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Horse & Cart. Stopped for the picture. I see a couple of cottage mothers also there on the cart. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Horse and Cart Outing

Horse & Cart. Stopped for the picture. I see a couple of cottage mothers also there on the cart. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

A close-up of people on the cart in the photo above (PIC6E075).

Horse and Cart Outing

A close-up of people on the cart in the photo above (PIC6E075).

Jean Clarke & Gladys Mares. Looks like this was taken at Pinjarra High School in the early 1960's.

Jean Clarke and Gladys Mares

Jean Clarke & Gladys Mares. Looks like this was taken at Pinjarra High School in the early 1960's.

Jean Clarke tries her hand at riding Gladys' bike. Early 1960's.

Jean Clarke on Bike

Jean Clarke tries her hand at riding Gladys' bike. Early 1960's.

Gladys Mares as a nurse. Early-mid 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Nurse Gladys Mares

Gladys Mares as a nurse. Early-mid 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Boys posing on a car. Eric Chambers (standing), Michael Allen (no shirt). The middle boys are Robert Harrison, Tom Stewart, Dave Harrison and Alan Pringle. 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Posing Boys on a Car

Boys posing on a car. Eric Chambers (standing), Michael Allen (no shirt). The middle boys are Robert Harrison, Tom Stewart, Dave Harrison and Alan Pringle. 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

These look like the same boys as above, posing on the same car. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Posing Boys on a Car

These look like the same boys as above, posing on the same car. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

A bit blurry swimming but you're remember the

The Greasy Pole

A bit blurry swimming but you're remember the "Greasy Pole" and the "other end" of the swimming pool. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Gladys Mares and Denise (?) playing in a tree. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Gladys and Denise

Gladys Mares and Denise (?) playing in a tree. Early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Hockey Boys

 

Hockey. The boy's hockey team slug it out. You can see the market gardener's cottage in the distance. Early 1960's.

Hockey Boys

Hockey Boys Hockey. The boy's hockey team slug it out. You can see the market gardener's cottage in the distance. Early 1960's.

Horse & Cart. A girl's cottage outing. Not sure if this was just a trip or out to get wood. Perhaps the former. That's the Clubhouse in the background. Perhaps early 1960's.

Horse and Cart Outing

Horse & Cart. A girl's cottage outing. Not sure if this was just a trip or out to get wood. Perhaps the former. That's the Clubhouse in the background. Perhaps early 1960's.

A close-up of people on the cart in the photo above (PIC6E074).

Horse and Cart Outing

A close-up of people on the cart in the photo above (PIC6E074).

Mandurah Camp by the looks of it. Christine Hinch, Brenda McCormick, Terri Noble, Eric Chambers, Judy Huggins and Tim, Nick and Betty (not sure of the last 3 names). Perhaps early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Mandurah Camp

Mandurah Camp by the looks of it. Christine Hinch, Brenda McCormick, Terri Noble, Eric Chambers, Judy Huggins and Tim, Nick and Betty (not sure of the last 3 names). Perhaps early 1960's. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

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