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Cheryl Sidebottom (Stevenson) State Netball School Girl 1965 Australian World Champion Team 1971 (Jamaica, Trinidad) Australian World Champion Team 1975 (Christchurch, New Zealand) Represented WA Schoolgirls in 1965 Her WA senior representation debut was in 1968 when she represented WA for the next five out of eight years. 2018 Inducted into the...

Mr James Longwood Vice President, Research and Advisory Services, Gartner GSSHS 1969-70 James came to GSSHS from one of the then feeder high schools (Eastern Hills) where he was Dux of the school. An accomplished junior chess player, Jim was state junior champion in 1969 and lightening champion...

Stephen Dedman PhD Writer GSSHS 1958-59 Despite Quartania's prediction in 1976, I have never been abducted by a UFO, though my already well-known enthusiasm for science fiction eventually led to me completing a PhD thesis on the long relationship between sf and the US military published as May...

Graeme Pearman AM,BSc(Hon), PhD, FAA, FTSE, FRSacVic, Famos Chief of the CSIRO Division of Atmospheric Research GSSHS 1958-59 Graeme completed his high school certificate at Governor Stirling in 1958 and began a science degree at the University of Western Australia in 1959, contracted to the Education Department as...

Vern Reid BA (Design), Grad. Dip. Management, Tch Cert Building the Endeavour/CEO Hong Kong Rugby GSSJHS 1962-67 1960’s Attended Governor Stirling SHS and Swanleigh Boarding Hostel. Represented the school in: Athletics, Swimming and Rugby. Appointed Prefect GSSHS and Head Boy Swanleigh Boarding Hostel in year 12, 1967   1970’s Attended...

Builder/ Delich Constructions GSSHS 1968-70 Born 3 May 1955 at Swan Districts Hospital then living at Oakover Road Herne Hill, still my parents’ home. I attended Middle Swan Primary School then GSSHS 1968-70. I am the second eldest of five, all of whom attended GSSHS. I can remember...

Primary Teacher/ AFL Player GSSHS 2004-2008 Drafted 2008 to Collingwood. 2009-2010 seasons. Played 32 AFL games. 20011-2019 Swan Districts Football Club. Played 77 League games. Upon being de-listed, I returned from Melbourne to WA, where a began my studies in Sport Science and returned to play football at Swan Districts....

STEM & ICT Educator GSSHS 1988-1992 After leaving GSSHS, Debbie attended UWA for a year studying Psychology before making the decision to have a gap year and move to the eastern states to join her high school (also a GSSHS alumni) boyfriend who had joined the Airforce....

10th in the world representing Australia in Painting & Decorating GSSHS 2006-10 I tried a pre-apprenticeship course at MPA Skills, which I completed full-time and during this time I developed a passion for painting and decorating and continued on to start an apprenticeship. The training I received at...

High Commissioner to Tuvalu GSSHS 1989-1991 Head Boy 1991 Following graduation in 1991, Robin spent a year in Japan as a recipient of a Rotary International Scholarship. He returned to Perth in January 1993 and commenced a Bachelor of Laws and Asian Studies (Japanese) at Murdoch University. After graduating...