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Marion Lyn Paterson (nee Bond), Date of Birth 11th April,1948 Lived in Midland Father worked in railways Mother homemaker - never worked Attended Midland Primary School 1954-1960, Governor Stirling Senior High School 1961-1963 Left after attaining Junior Certificate in 9 subjects. Age 15 years. Attended City Commercial College in...

Lindsay Watson born in Midland Junction in 1953, educated at Governor Stirling Senior High School before commencing an apprenticeship in Mechanical Fitting at the Midland Junction Railway Workshops and qualifying as a draftsman at Wembley Technical College. A fourth generation descendant of a Midlands of...

Edward (Eddie) Tomczak 1959 – 1963 Life’s Learning’s • Believe in yourself • Take Risks • Grasp every opportunity • Live outside the box • Have Compassion • Be happy with who you are • Don’t be afraid to seek help – you will never know it all 1964: Life after school started at...

David Phillips began violin at the age of nine taking lessons with former West Australian Symphony Orchestra musicians Jim Drummond, Vaughan Hanly and Graham Wood. He attended Governor Stirling Senior High School from 1959 until June 1962, when he left to learn to be a...

Phillip excelled academically at Governor Stirling SHS, particular in mathematics. He therefore enrolled in UWA’s “blue ribbon” science units in 1981, intending to major in maths. Surrounded by similar-minded students in the elite maths course, he had to come to terms with the unusual perception...

Dr John R Owen graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1977 and entered private general dental practice in Midland WA. After spending 1980 in London, studying at the Royal College of Dental Surgeons and establishing a general dental practice in Finsbury Park, he...

Born 24th July 1946. West Midland Western Australia Len attended Upper Swan State School From 1952 to 1958 Len attended Governor Stirling Senior High School, West Midland. (now known as Woodbridge). From 1959 - 63 Len joined the school soccer team and remained at the school until his graduation when he received his...

After leaving GSSHS, Renée studied Physiotherapy at Curtin University. Upon graduation she was employed at Royal Perth Hospital working in areas such as Intensive Care and the State Head Injury Unit and eventually specialising in Spinal Cord Injury. Renée spent over a decade at...

Greg has dedicated his career to improving the lives of those living in disadvantage both here in Australia and internationally. This is his passion. He has led multi-million-dollar Australian Government education aid and development programs in Asia and the South Pacific, CEO positions with Native...

My time at Govo etched positive memories that are as vivid today as when they were created. Like the day that one out of 300 paper planes launched from a popular third-floor classroom flew like a soaring eagle across to the other end of the...