Memories of Mosman

  • The First Council Clean Up  1962 – Paul Morrison (formerly Paul Hastie)

    I think the year was 1962. Mosman Council had announced its first council clean up whereby residents were urged to put any unwanted ‘rubbish’ on the k… more

  • My Mosman childhood  1944—1958 – Richard Beard

    3 Ellamatta Ave; Mosman. I’m not sure when my parents, Richard Jnr and Joan Beard, moved to this house from Flat 4, 11 Waitovu St; Balmoral (the block… more

  • GOING TO SCHOOL IN MOSMAN (3)  1966—1970 – Paul Morrison (formerly Paul Hastie)

    MOSMAN HIGH SCHOOL, (1966 – 1970) was on the other side of the white line from the Primary School, that is, on the Belmont Road side of the block. It… more

  • GOING TO SCHOOL IN MOSMAN (2)  1962—1965 – Paul Morrison (formerly Paul Hastie)

    PREPARATIONS FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL: The day before school began at Mosman Primary, (it was the end of January 1962 at the close of the six-week Christmas… more

  • GOING TO SCHOOL IN MOSMAN (1)  1958—1961 – Paul Morrison (formerly Paul Hastie)

    All the schools were close by and within walking distance of our house, 52 Cowles Road. The first school I attended (in 1958) was MOSMAN KINDERGARTEN… more