I was Born in Brisbane on 7 January 1948. Grew up in Indooroopilly close to the high school. Represented Queensland Schoolboys in Cricket and Australia Rules Football. Played QAFL for Western Districts Bulldogs, from Under 12 to 'A' Grade in 1970.
Played rhythm guitar in 60/40 band The Trojans, 1965 to 1967 around Brisbane. Played at Brisbane Festival Hall on two occaisions, supporting Jimmy Little and Col Joye, The Joye Boys and Little Pattie.
I was the inaugral President of the Greenbank Sporting Association in 1973 and served as Secretary for approx 8 years. I am also a Life Member of the German Shepherd Dog Club of Queensland. I retired from work on 2 October 2015 after 36 enjoyable years at Logan City Council.