In 2013, the University of Western Australia celebrated 100 years of excellence in teaching, learning and research, in one of Australia's leading universities with a reputation for international excellence. 

For the past 100 years, UWA has contributed significantly to the intellectual, cultural and economic development of the State of Western Australia and the nation as a whole.

This site brings together a range of historical materials documenting UWA's Centenary.

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Wing Chung (Michael) Fok interviews, 2 and 8 July 2020

[1] 2020.07.02 - Fok, M.mp3

Family background, early life and education in Singapore. Keppel Shipyard. Columbo Scholarship. Impressions of Perth on arrival in Perth in 1967.…

Jean Brodie-Hall interview, 13 August and 24 October 2014

Brodie-Hall session 1

Lady Jean Brodie-Hall (Verschuer), AM, is a West Australian with a long and distinguished career as a landscape architect.

In the 1960s, she was a…

Chris Marsh interview, 15 July 2015, 28 July 2015, 05 August 2015


McGillivray Oval in Mount Claremont, now known as UWA Sports Park , celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2015. Turf Manager Chris Marsh has worked at…