Michael, now 14 is a very busy young man.
He was talking
to our Prime Minister Tony Abbott on monday 9.3.2015 telling
him that he aims to become a pilot.
He has earned himself a place on this years WA
'Premiers Anzac Student Tour'
going to Gallipoli in April for the 100 year WWI commemoration.
Watch him on TV
9 Today Show
He went to
Switzerland last Dec-Jan to do work experience at Pilatus
Aircraft Corp and to learn skiing, which he did in only 3 days.
What took me years to practice he mastered in a very short
time. The new skiing equipment makes the whole affair much
He plays the Harp and Piano. The picture shows
Michael playing a $130'000 Steinway in a music shop in Basel. He loves the Lord of the
He flies gliders
out of Narrogin and can't wait to go solo once he turns 15.
He wants to
become a pilot, either with the Airforce or with a Airline.
He has a big
collection of model planes and each Dec he organises his own
RC model day here at our farm.
He is very
knowledgeable about aviation and has a go at many different
things. He enjoys building airplanes and making very small
He is in the
Gifted and Talented on-line program.
Here is his essay
which earned him a place in PAST2015, going to Gallipoli
about Middle Earth before the Hobbits and Lord of the Rings
won him a prize in a poetry competition in Perth.