- First day of Spring, 1944: born
- ‘50’s: started painting in oils
- Mid ‘60’s: married, raised five children and worked as specialist contractor in the construction industry
- Early new century: closed down the construction contracting business and moved to Icy Creek, where there are Lyrebirds for breakfast and mountains as far as the eye can see
1962 Matriculated, Marcellin College, Melbourne
1963/64 Architecture, RMIT.
1966/68 Religious study, Pallotti College
1969 Short art course, Caulfield Institute