Life Stories


Chatting with Georgia Anderson who reunites Frankston High School Students

Georgia Anderson is the mastermind behind the successful organisation of Frankston High School alum in both Victoria and Queensland. Read more »


Chatting with John Fourte

Having a chat with John Fourte at the Frankston High School Reunion held at New Farm Park Brisbane on Saturday 29 July 2012.  Read more »


Chatting with Glenda Vineer

Glenda Vineer is passionate about history and is president of the Frankston Historical Society. Read more »


Chatting with Dorothy Dempster

Dorothy Dempster lights up the room with a smile as she talks about summer holidays and raising a family in a town she loves. Read more »


Chatting with Syliva Meehl

Sylvia Meehl grew up in a family of five during the war and bought her very first bike on a shilling a week. Read more »


Chatting with Shrine of Remembrance Volunteer Bob Seers

Bob Seers is passionate about history especially the Great War. He indulges this love in the role of volunteer tour guide at the Shrine of Remembrance. Read more »


Chatting with Clarice Artis champion swimmer at 97

Clarice Artis is a golden girl with a can-do attitude she talks about being a champion swimmer at 97. Read more »


Chatting with Lesley

Lesley Clapperton is the girl who grew up in Frankston during the Second World War with fond memories of bike riding, bonfire nights and marching bands. It is hard to believe there was a time when this bustling city was a sleepy town but in the 1940s this was the case. Read more »


Having a chin wag with Gail Dudeck

Gail Dudeck is having a love affair with a city that boosts theatre, art and a bustling seaside. Read more »


Chatting with Bruce Petrie

Bruce Petrie is from a long line of Frankston relatives who have thrived in the area for over 100 years. Read more »