Jodie Gunton March 10, 2021
Last year was challenging, bringing changes to all aspects of our lives. In early May 2020, only three percent of children in Victorian government schools were in attendance. COVID-19 required teachers, parents and students to rapidly adjust to new modes of learning. In a matter of weeks, Melbourne High School had to find and implement viable alternatives to the traditional model of teaching in a ...
Jodie Gunton March 4, 2020
Old friends since primary school, Phil A’Vard AM (ex 1954) and Graham Watsford (ex 1952) shared a lifetime love of railways. While at Melbourne High School, they both had a passion for building model trains, and won many competitions with their collective work.
On leaving school, they were foundation members of the Puffing Billy Preservation Society and in the 1950s helped rally volunteers to get the ...