Around the campfire on car rally to Serpentine 1965. Taken at the top of Greenmount. On the left is Mike Barnett (aged about 18 years), next is Raymond Downs. Girl is Rosemary Wall. Perhaps a Fairbridge kids outing organised by Mr & Mrs Bye? (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Greenmount Camp

Around the campfire on car rally to Serpentine 1965. Taken at the top of Greenmount. On the left is Mike Barnett (aged about 18 years), next is Raymond Downs. Girl is Rosemary Wall. Perhaps a Fairbridge kids outing organised by Mr & Mrs Bye? (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Aunty Moran heads back into Hudson sometime in 1965.

Hudson Cottage

Aunty Moran heads back into Hudson sometime in 1965. "I'm in fine fettle for a fight, you bounders!" (Courtesy Gordon Stuart).

This is how a smart lady in 1965 would dress to meet the Governor - even is it was only for 5 minutes! Jess Wishart looking fabulous.  (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Jess Wishart

This is how a smart lady in 1965 would dress to meet the Governor - even is it was only for 5 minutes! Jess Wishart looking fabulous. (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Mr John Line probably taken in the Clubhouse. Around 1965 judging by the look of the sound equipment he is with. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Mr John Line

Mr John Line probably taken in the Clubhouse. Around 1965 judging by the look of the sound equipment he is with. (Courtesy Lois Elliott).

Noel Wishart proudly displaying his prize catch in the kitchen of Fairbridge House.  (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Noel Wishart

Noel Wishart proudly displaying his prize catch in the kitchen of Fairbridge House. (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Noel Wishart and a friend (unnamed) outside his office which was located in Scratton.  (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Noel Wishart

Noel Wishart and a friend (unnamed) outside his office which was located in Scratton. (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Pinjarra High School students in 1965. Informal shot.

Front row L-R: unknown girl, John Sumner, Adrian Benstead, Peter Wilson, Melvyn Tuckey, Bert Jansen, unknown boy. The boy at the back, to the left of Melvyn Tuckey, is Paul Hemsley. (Courtesy Jeff Carroll).

Pinjarra High School Boys

Pinjarra High School students in 1965. Informal shot. Front row L-R: unknown girl, John Sumner, Adrian Benstead, Peter Wilson, Melvyn Tuckey, Bert Jansen, unknown boy. The boy at the back, to the left of Melvyn Tuckey, is Paul Hemsley. (Courtesy Jeff Carroll).

The boys of

Pinjarra High School Boys

The boys of "1F" 1965. Back row L-R: Stuart Paterson, Ian Birch, Gordon Stuart, Bert Jansen, Morrie Richardson, Edward Rowley, Jim Loaring & Geoffery Wooders. Front row L-R: Peter Wilson, John Sumner, Malcolm Crockenberg, William Freeman, John Eichner, Peter Lindahl & Philip Kaye (Courtesy Jeff Carroll).

The girls of

Pinjarra High School Girls

The girls of "1F" 1965. Back row L-R: Glenda White, Mary-Ann Bennett, Christine Black, Rhonda Strickland, Elaine Fortune, Alison Farley, Marlene Roberts, Stephanie Tanner. Front row L-R: Patricia Bianchi, Patricia McCarthy, Beverly Farley, Cheryl Lucas, Nikki Guise, Moya Willoughby, Pam Collinge, Helen Lane, Kathleen Okamoto & Denise Frensham (Courtesy Jeff Carroll).

Pinjarra High School teachers in 1965: Jeff Carroll (left) and Michael Leach (centre) with their friend, a bank employee. (Courtesy Jeff Carroll).

Pinjarra High School Teachers

Pinjarra High School teachers in 1965: Jeff Carroll (left) and Michael Leach (centre) with their friend, a bank employee. (Courtesy Jeff Carroll).

Shakespeare Cottage approx 1965. Great photo! Cottage Mother, Miss Rita Thompson, is surrounded by her Fairbridge family. Back row 2nd from the left could be Lynne Purdy. Extreme right looks like Glenys May. To the right of Miss Thompson is Pat Hutchinson. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Shakespeare Cottage

Shakespeare Cottage approx 1965. Great photo! Cottage Mother, Miss Rita Thompson, is surrounded by her Fairbridge family. Back row 2nd from the left could be Lynne Purdy. Extreme right looks like Glenys May. To the right of Miss Thompson is Pat Hutchinson. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Storm damage at Fairbridge. This shows a tree down on the top of a cottage (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Storm Damage

Storm damage at Fairbridge. This shows a tree down on the top of a cottage (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Storm damage at Fairbridge. Clearing away a tree and assessing the damage. Is that Mr Line there jotting down notes?  (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Storm Damage

Storm damage at Fairbridge. Clearing away a tree and assessing the damage. Is that Mr Line there jotting down notes? (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Stuart family  - Mandy, Gordon, Barry and Tim, in front of one of the church entrances - winter of 1965. (Courtesy Gordon Stuart).

Stuart Family

Stuart family - Mandy, Gordon, Barry and Tim, in front of one of the church entrances - winter of 1965. (Courtesy Gordon Stuart).

Stuart family  - Tim, Mum, Barry, Gordon, Mandy at front. Near Warren Hastings 1965. (Courtesy Gordon Stuart).

Stuart Family

Stuart family - Tim, Mum, Barry, Gordon, Mandy at front. Near Warren Hastings 1965. (Courtesy Gordon Stuart).

The Wishart family at their first Mandurah Camp in January 1965. This is Jess with the children.  (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

Wishart Family at Mandurah Camp

The Wishart family at their first Mandurah Camp in January 1965. This is Jess with the children. (Courtesy Noel Wishart).

George Braithwaite and Rudy Tolkazow (not a Fairbridge boy) in 1967. Nice photo sitting on steps in Walgrove NSW in 1967.

George Braithwaite

George Braithwaite and Rudy Tolkazow (not a Fairbridge boy) in 1967. Nice photo sitting on steps in Walgrove NSW in 1967.

A group of Shakespeare girls at Happy Valley in approx 1965. In the foreground in Glenys May. Centre is Sandra Laird. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Girls at Happy Valley

A group of Shakespeare girls at Happy Valley in approx 1965. In the foreground in Glenys May. Centre is Sandra Laird. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Another picture of around the campfire on car rally to Serpentine 1965. Includes Richard Hinch, John Ellison and Brian Ellison. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Greenmount Camp

Another picture of around the campfire on car rally to Serpentine 1965. Includes Richard Hinch, John Ellison and Brian Ellison. (Courtesy Gladys Mares).

Ian Pickering looking pensive. Not sure whether this is at Fairbridge or post-Fairbridge. Around 1966. (Courtesy Mir Family).

Ian (David) Pickering

Ian Pickering looking pensive. Not sure whether this is at Fairbridge or post-Fairbridge. Around 1966. (Courtesy Mir Family).

I saw it land at Fairbridge

the plane

I saw it land at Fairbridge