Vale TAFE activist Ray GoffSeptember 17, 2019
Career-long Federation member and activist of some 39 years, Ray Goff passed away on 22 August aged 81 years.
Vale Bill BallantyneAugust 22, 2019
Federation Life Member Bill Ballantyne was a courageous unionist and Organiser who led his colleagues in many Federation campaigns. He was never one to walk away from anything he believed was worth fighting for.
Vale Barry ManefieldApril 05, 2019
Former Federation President Barry Manefield was remembered for his ability to portray to the public a logical, caring and acceptable image of Federation's campaigns.
Vale Kylie DawsonFebruary 25, 2019
In moving a condolence motion at Federation’s February Council meeting, General Secretary John Dixon described the passing of Kylie Dawson as a tragic loss to Federation and public education.
Vale Ray HoldenNovember 12, 2018
Federation Life Member Ray Holden always regarded himself as a rank and file activist in Federation — and was proud of it. He died in the last week of October, aged in his early 90s.
Vale Richard GillNovember 09, 2018
Renowned Australian conductor, educator, advocate — and, more recently, television celebrity — Richard Gill died on 28 October, a matter of days before he would have turned a youthful and energetic 77.
Vale Colleen HoodMarch 01, 2018
At Federation’s February Council meeting, General Secretary John Dixon remembered Colleen Hood as a tireless and courageous advocate in the struggle for justice and fairness. A long-time teacher, Federation Life Member and labour movement activist, she died after a short illness on 8 January, aged 75.