Sailboat restoration talk at society meeting

He will share his story of restoring a sailing boat built by his great grandfather William Lawrence, and his brother Sam, in 1913. He will also speak about his families, Lawrences and Caporns, who were involved in exploration and gold discovery from 1841.

Mr Lindsay will bring historical photos and documents. His great grandfather is the father of Horrie Lawrence who married well-known identity Eva Duffy (nee Cockman).

The society’s meeting will be held on Thursday, April 10 in the Wanneroo Community Centre, Civic Drive, Wanneroo, at 7.15pm. The public are welcome to attend. For more infor- mation, call Margaret Cockman on 9405 1256.