Hale House, or 'School House' as it was known by the boarders at Havelock St is undergoing major refurbishment. It is destined to become the new home of the executive government of the day. It is going to be thoroughly restored with a new wing added. A number of former residents of Hale House were lucky enough to be able to tour the building prior to its refurbishment as part of a media interview with Hon. Simon O'Brien, Minister for Finance. It was aired on all local TV stations on the night of Saturday 12 November. This is the ABC presentation:
The following video clips were put together for Old Boys Day 2011.
1. From Humble Beginnings - at Havelock Street, narrated by Tom Hoar, Bruce Strickland (1956-64) and Geof Glencross
2. The Early Days at Wembley Downs, narrated by Bruce Strickland (1956-64)
3. CYGNET HALL - 1955. The Laying of the Foundation Stone, narrated by Geof Glencross