Category Qantas

Back-story QF32 p 009 – War Stories – from School!

Having been free of world war for over 66 years, it’s understandable why some of the younger generations have sometimes taken our peaceful existence and secure lifestyle for granted.   But back in 1945 the world was a very different place and even the life of a school boy was exciting. Here is a story […]

Back-story QF32 p 011 – About Hudson Fysh (Qantas Founder and First Managing Director)

Introduction This story adds to the story told at the QF32 Book page 11. One of the pleasures of being a member of the “Rorters Club”  (another story for another day) is to meet the most extraordinary people who contributed to our aviation heritage.  John Fysh, son of Hudson Fysh and a member of the […]