Mavis Stevenson

Mavis Doreen Stevenson was born in Corrimal on May 29, 1921 and was brought to the ‘Moorland’ dairy farm in Avondale while only 3 months old. She recalls her childhood in rural Avondale and years in the one room Avondale Public School. In her younger years Mavis was a keen horse woman and life long member of the Dapto CWA, giving her legendary status in the area.

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Keywords

Moorland – Avondale – Avondale Public School – Country Women’s Association (CWA) – Dairy Farming – Horse Shows – Rounders

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