Monthly Archives: May 2013

RAAF Club (or Hosty)

Kevin Cragg emailed me a photo he found of the RAAF Club site as it is today. See below. The site has ¬†been redeveloped in recent years and is now unrecognisable as our once beloved hub of social activity. How … Continue reading

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Pamela Rushby

Let’s meet Pamela Rushby, previously Pamela Donald. Pamela’s mother¬†Daphne Donald taught at the old-site school in 1958. I met Pamela at the 2010 Penang school reunion. Did you know that Pamela is an accomplished author? She writes for adults and … Continue reading

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From Lal re Fairdinkum’s Store

I recently received an email from Lal – who lives in Malaysia. Some of you may remember the Fairdinkum’s store which was 5 minutes from the base at Butterworth. Lal’s father ran that business and Lal has made contact with … Continue reading

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