FC: Delvene has style
1: Andrea, me & Delvene. | Andrea, Dina, Nathan Blacklock(footy player) me, dad, Albert Torrens(footy Player) and Delvene. On our way to a mentoring promotion at a local school with 2 A-Grade football players.
2: 1998 - Aboriginal Gallery in Sydney. Darren & I working with Warumpi Art work from Papunya | 2000 - University of Newcastle - Department of Leisure & Tourism Studies - Associate Lecturer - 1998 to 2000. My role was to introduce Aboriginal perspectives into the Leisure and Tourism Studies curriculum.
3: 2004 - Dad, Sachem, Preston, Mum and Me at our home in Adelaide.
4: 1981 - My brother Corey and I living in Mackay for 12 months - deadly treadly's! | 1991 - The Kooralbyn International School - Barbara Dalton and Me in our mobile units where we lived/boarded. I was at Kooralbyn for 3 terms to be part of the athletics program. Danila trained me too hard!
5: 1978 Me off to Dunwich Kindy, Straddie | 2004 Work Christmas Party at Semaphore | 1979 Grandma Bethel gathering flowers to take to the graves. I'm there at the back - as tall as the flowers. Nan did this from the time she was little and took us out and Mum continues to do this today as part of what is our culture from our family. They used to walk for the whole day to get the flowers.
6: 2001 - And along came Che Cockatoo-Collins. Taken during NAIDOC Week at Dunwich High School, Straddie | 1966 - Beautiful Mum and Grandma Bethel styled up going across to town. I wonder how hard it would have been for them then....
7: 1986 - Dean, Megan and I at Back Beach, Straddie probably looking around for eugaries but same time having a good swim...notice no one else around...
8: 1989 - Fairholme College, Toowoomba where I boarded for almost 3 years on an athletics scholarship. Not a happy look - might have something to do with the brown leather shoes and not being able to go home until school holidays times. Cathy Freeman was there at this time too. It was too cold, too far away from home, but probably at the time, it helped me get through to year 12 and onto Uni. | 1991 Grace Jackson, Me & Evelyn Ashford - USA Relay Team at Azusu Pacific University, LA. Relay Meet (we came 2nd to them of course) | My beautiful black Mother - Evelyn - I was about 9 months old when this photo was taken.... Sitting near the beach at One Mile, Straddie
9: 1991 - Los Angeles Azusu Pacific University. Relay Meet. Australian Athletic Exchange Team. Two week trip to Hawaii and LA doing the rounds of the athletic meets
10: 2002 - Rainbow Beach - Dina and I. Dina showing me how to pose and move....deadly teacher... | 2002 - Liza and I - Rainbow Beach for Jinnali | 2002 - Jinnali Days - Tara, Andrea, & I Brisbane article states: 'top-to-toe white might be fashion's hottest ticket right now, but the girls from Jinnali calendar show us why black is beautiful' | 2002 - Jinnali Days - Tara, Andrea & I Article states: "For Dina Paulson, director of fashion project house Jinnali Productions, who selected and trained the women, it has been a hard but rewarding process. ...Many non-Indigenous people don't understand what really happens in Aboriginal communities. We go through the healing process with each girl, a spiritual connection, and then they are ready to come out into the modelling world. Our culture is important to all of us..." Dina Paulson
11: 1994 Maraea, Jo Emzin and me Griffith Uni days ...somewhere at Southbank | Pauly's 30th Birthday - Casey, Tarnz, Megan and me | 2000 Dina and I at Brown Lake, on Straddie for Jinnali on Fire 2001 | 1997 Me, Maggie and Jade in Sydney | 1997 Nancy & I in Sydney
12: 1993 - Carmen, Kylie, Me and Jules | 1993 - Fairholme girls catching up at Robin's wedding Kylie, Julie, Jan, Kellie, Perrett twins, and me | 1989 - Carina, Camille, Kym, Lesley, Natasha, and Me sleepover at Natasha's house
13: Port Lincoln Trip to see Tarns before she has baby #3
15: Me and Baby at Vibe's 3 on 3 comp at Murray Bridge | won't give me a kiss | Mum and Big Baby (must be the angle)
16: 1991 - Graduating Class - Good Times!
17: Yamba and me hanging out with Santana | Santana & Me
18: Jorge, Me, Che, Pauly on home straight | At the Premiers Suite Me & Che
19: NYE at Sarahs 80's party
20: The Old Lion | Smart Mob Quiz - Betsie and Elsie
21: Paula Delaney and me
23: Sean & Amys reception | Elder Park Adelaide
24: Sean & Amys Reception | Sean & Amys reception
25: Baby and me on Straddie