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THE  HIGHLIGHTS OF BARRY’S LIFE                                                         CELEBRATION  OF THE  LIFE  OF BARRY STACH


Born in Melbourne 10.12.1945


Educated  Northcote High School and RMIT National Service- 3rd Cavalry Regt. (Vietnam) Torquay Football Club – Team of the Century Winner Victorian  Longboard Surfing Title 1964

Met Janice at the Torquay Pub in 1971


Married Janice 25th May 1979


Moved with Janice to Darwin 1980


Project Construction Manager


•       Mindil Beach Casino


•       Tindal RAAF Base

•       White Constructions Singapore Lecturer – Charles Darwin University Teacher – Palmerston High School Darwin Sailing Club

•        UTYA President many years


•       Vice Commodore 3 years


•         Commodore 12 years


Darwin to Ambon Winner 1995, 96 and 97


Avid restorer of Classic Cars


Raconteur Extraordinaire


Vast font of knowledge on pretty much anything


Fanatical South Melbourne Bloods supporter




Casket entry procession






Brenda Stach • Barry’s sister



Janice’s Family

Her nieces Kellie and Leanne and her brother Glenn



Simon Baum

Son of Ashley and Dawn, all longtime friends from Barry’s time in Adelaide



David Wilson

Barry’s best man will tell us about their times together in Torquay



Jenny Simondson, John Hardy and Bo Wharton

To tell us about Barry’s time in sailing and racing



Claire Wharton, Amy Nicholas, Andrea Rice,

Luke Owen, Thomas Winter and Jamie Richardson

Some of the DSC Juniors that Barry mentored on their journey in life



Barry’s friends to come forward to say goodbye

Casket exit procession

Barry’s cars leave in convoy with the hearse



But most importantly, Our Great Mate

 Sail past by Andromeda and the DSC Minnow fleet


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