Homebush High

a collection of memories from 1956-57

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Overshadowed by the magnificent Moreton Bay fig tree, students enjoy a break in the playgound. Note incinerator (mid left), 'portable' classrooms in background and a student (foreground) casually carrying a .303 rifle on cadet business, while music teacher 'Spike' Lipscombe chats with a fifth-year student. Click on the picture to see a high-resolution version. Click here for a more recent (if fuzzy) image to be found on the school's official site.

Downstairs to the Tuckshop. The popular caretaker ("The Colonel", wearing hat) is there, chatting to playground-duty teacher Mr Bealin.

My camera surprises Headmaster Golding on his way to an assembly. Behind him stands Bohdan Bilinsky

School Captain Bruce Lockhart turns the first sod to convert Airey Park to a Memorial School Oval. Looking on is OBU President Jim Greening.

The Colonel at work on the Bridge Street verge

Yes, it's a rare smile from feared Deputy Principal 'Candy' Myers

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