April 13 2018 - 1:00PM Flashback Friday: 1978 CommunityfacebookSHAREtwitterTWEETemailwhatsappcommentComments Flashback Friday: 1978 "Two new arrivals at Yass Hospital are Mrs Rachel Minford and her son, Daniel." "Pictured at the junior tennis are Alison Watts, Helen Ranyard and Paula Edwards." "Yass pre-schoolers are Stella Panaretos, Belinda Thorburn and Kylie Bray playing with wood puzzels at the pre-school when the Yass Tribune called." "Pictured at Yass Pre-school and during a poise in one of their games, is James Patrick and David Doyle." "There was a surprise re-union for Yass High School Principal Eric Birkett, right, when he greeted visiting Tasmanian educator Stan Smythe.""These two 'Bradmans' of the future: Michael ('Pickles') Donly and Andrew Schofield were two of the under ten players from the Magpies' team who attended coaching classes some weeks ago." "Yass centre Peter Sneddon surges forward past a Goulburn United defender in last weekend's match played at Seiffert Oval in Queanbeyan." "Cricketer of the year in the under 16 competition was Ricky Bell, pictured here with some of his trophies." "Champion bowler, Roy Williams of Yass, shows his easy delivery action at the local green." "Yass under 15 captain, Richard Garrety, about to toss the coin with the Bowral captain James Selby." "Mr Joe O'Connor, left, shares a joke with Mr Kevin Davis during the farewell dinner in Yass.""15-16 yrs boys freestyle place getters, Rodney Cooke, Yass, Tony Apps, Harden, Peter McInnes, Boorowa. Apps won in 28.4 secs." "Two members of the Yass Public football team are Laine Simpson and Donald Kelly.""Sam Robinson (left) and Carl Blayden on the green at the Yass Bowling Club." "Mr and Mrs Wayne Wilson after their wedding last weekend." "Mr and Mrs Steve Katapodis, who were married in Yass recently. The bride was formerly Michelle Paterson of Yass." "Mr John Allen, a teacher at Yass High School, has been appointed returning officer for the State electorate of Burrinjuck in the forthcoming referendum on the composition of the Upper House." "Mr and Mrs Peter Butt after their marriage on Saturday. The bride was Miss Fiona Murphy.""The Uniting Church Harvest Festival fete held last weekend was a successful day. Pictured at the fete are Sharon and Glenn Smith with Tracey Thompson." "The Mayor of Yass, Mr Syd Dobbin, centre, congratulates Mr Tony Parker on his election as president of the newly-formed Yass Sport Council.""Last week was Book Week throughout the State, and in Yass, pupils of classes four and five at the public school found to their surprise and delight, a real 'Doctor Who' robot arrived to help them celebrate the theme." "Mrs Mary Wellisch, centre, who was hostess for the day with Mrs Daphne Woodhouse, the President at Cooma, left, and Mrs Lucy McGee of Canberra.""Pictured are two young Dalton people married last Saturday in St Clements Church of England, Yass. They are Mr and Mrs Peter Friend. Mrs Friend was formerly Miss Lorraine Alchin, youngest daughter of Fred and Isobel Alchin.""Pictured at the Yass Bowling Club official opening last Sunday are Hilton Miner of Bowning and Bill Robinson of Goulburn." "Spectators at the High School swimming carnival. From left: Nerrianne Schlunke, Louise Dowling and Mary Jane Pollack.""These three youngsters are among those who play junior tennis in Yass. From left is Georgina Turner, Alison Hoffman and Paula Edwards." "Pictured at Binalong last Saturday night after her fine win in 33.9 secs in the freestyle event for her age group is Denise Burge." "Lynette Field, pictured at work at the Yass Veterinary Hospital with one of the veterinary surgeons, Mr Ken Jacobs." "Andrew Southwell, grandson of the late Mr Mill Barbour presents Trudi Pearsall with the Mill Barbour Memorial Trophy donated by Mrs Barbour at the Yass Pony Club presentations held last Saturday night." "These girls will represent Yass in the Riverina Zone pre-selection mini-squad gymnastic team. Pictured from left: Lucinda Hunter, Annette Barrie, Danielle Burton and Alison Smith.""The assistant regional ambulance superintendent, Mr Arthur Whatnough, from Goulburn, receives new emergency equipment from members of Yass Ambulance Auxiliary, Mrs Lil Carey, left, and Miss Olive Clifton." "Captains and Prefects (left to right): Karleen Landow, Mark Wheeler, Susan Hancock, Rhonda Montgomery, Sylvia Duffy, Jamie Sperring, David Turnbull, David Sak." "Tanya Boutcher takes off in the broad jump.""Another little riding champion in the Kelly family, is Joanne and she proudly receives her certificate from Mr Grahame Butt, president of Zone 16 at the pony club presentations on Saturday night." "Two Yass boys, Brett Pollack, left, and Andrew Walsh wring out their wet sleeping bags after a night's rain at the Scout Cuborette held over Easter at Albury." "Pictured at the junior cricket are Michael and Eric Arabin." "Oriel Smith, a courageous lady and a formidable opponent on the bowling green." "Mrs Lillian Southwell and her new daughter Julie Maree." "Ray Lloyd, right, held the recorder and timekeeper at the successful sheepdog trials held in Yass last weekend. Mr Lloyd is pictured with the judge, Mr Neville King from Mudgee." "Three champion bowlers who won the women's championship at Binalong. They are Mrs Jean Boutcher, Mrs Amy Reid, and Mrs Kath Glover.""These members of Mrs Clifford's dancing class entertain the men of Linton War Veterans Home at the CWA Luncheon held recently. They are from left: Amanda Bush, Alison Hodgekinson, Jane Hill and Mollie O'Connor." "Smiling happily following their wedding last Saturday at Wattle Park Uniting Church, Hall, are Mr and Mrs Peter Tilley. The bride was formerly Miss Robyn Jeffery. "Pictured at the Junior Tennis are Wendy Gowland and Robert Pearce." TweetFacebook of Flashback Friday: 1978facebookSHAREtwitterTWEETemailwhatsappcommentCommentsFollow us Comments Discuss "Flashback Friday: 1978" Please note: All comments made or shown here are bound by the Online Discussion Terms & Conditions.