A New Family

Nearly fifty years ago my husband Rex and I moved with our then three children from Adelaide to Canberra. A very big decision on our part to move away from our close family connections to a much smaller city where we knew very few people, and no-one well. Rex was a public servant throughout his working life and he was persuaded that the work would be interesting, the opportunities better, the education and lifestyle would be great. We knew it was a big decision and we did give it serious …

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About the Author

Meryl Packer

Meryl is a past member of the LWA Executive and is the NSW state reporter.