Paul came to the Fairbridge Farm School at Molong in 1954, having sailed from England on the SS Otranto. He was accompanied by his brother Michael and his sister Janet. He was nine when he arrived at Fairbridge. Another sister Dorothy came to join them in 1957.
Paul was in Orange cottage for many his Fairbridge stay and later served as a member of OFA Committee for many years. His brother Michael lives in Young and sister Janet lives in Orange. Sadly his sister Dorothy predeceased him.
Paul lived in Dapto with his wife Rhonda on the shores of Lake Illawarra south of Wollongong NSW and sadly passed away on 10th May 2021 following a long period of ill health. Paul was the father of Darren, Shane and Mark and step father of Lyndal, Kelly and Paul and grandfather to 11 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. He will also be sadly missed by his Fairbridge family. Forever in our hearts “Go the Bunnies”.