Life Experiences

  • I done my apprenticeship on the railways as fitter and machinist
  • I was employed by the railways to maintain there locomotives
  • I worked overseas as a maintenance fitter and welder
  • I was a taxi and bus driver
  • I ran a disco at Ingleburn for the youth
  • I owned and ran a farm with my father my duties were fencing, droving, sheering, drenching, roustabout, mustering, hay carting
  • I ran an organic market garden and won prizes for quality produce at the show 2 years in a row
  • I have done a TAFE course in screen which led to new life experiences in the workplace at the age of 49yrs i was a camera man, actor, script writer, singer, director, comedian, joke writer, prop man, location advisor, studio assembler, audio man, short films. I was also involved in production work for community TV programs 7 in total.
  • I was a volunteer for the Lions and Rotary clubs
  • I also donated produce to charity organisations