Don attended MHS from 1961-1963. He really enjoyed his time playing 1st 18 Australian Rules football for 3 years and captain of football during his final year. He was a school prefect in his final year as well.
He has attended many reunions and enjoyed talking with many students of his time! His blazer is still hanging in the wardrobe! Don became a teacher and a Primary School Principal. He was very involved with School Sport Victoria mainly Under 13 Australian Rules State Football. He played a few games with South Melbourne before moving to the country playing for Murtoa then Terang in the Hamden League where he represented the league and won a League Best and Fairest. His football playing finished at Eltham in the Diamond Valley League and he chaired the league tribunal for a few years after.
Don passed away suddenly and unexpectedly at home on November 11th 2018 at almost 11am. Sadly missed by family and friends!