|Farming folk in 1950s|
"As we got older, 16, 17 and that, we used to think it was a boring place, there was nothing to do"
Coffee bars just starting up, few restaurants, mentions Dolly Varden milkbar, Monte Carlo. Mentions 6 o'clock closing.
Discusses shops- H&J Courts, Milne and Choyce, Woolworths and McKenzies.
Remembers Garden Place as a car park, no parking meters.
Summer Show held in Claudelands, Winter Show at Winter Gardens (where Downtown Plaza is now).
Mentions school milk,
"I didn't have to have it, I hated it so I had a note to say I got plenty of milk at home"
Remembers the suburbs ending at Diocesan School.
No public transport out north.