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David Deveril DeVerelle-Hill Edit Profile

historian

David Deveril deVerelle-Hill, Australian historian. Recipietn Merit award for services to technical and further education ACT Government, Canberra, 1994. Singer, dancer Canberra City Opera, 1989-1995; actor Tempo Theatre, Canberra, 1996-1997, Southern Cross Players, Canberra, 1998. Member Royal Academy Dancing, Royal Scottish Country Dance Society.

Background

DeVerelle-Hill, David Deveril was born on June 1, 1940 in Mackay, Queensland, Australia. Son of Wilfred Henry Stuart and Ethel Deveril (Donohue) H.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Queensland, 1962. Master of Science, University New South Wales, 1965. Dip Ed, Institute Technical and Advanced Teacher Education, Sydney, 1982.

Career

Cadet bacteriologist Health Department, Brisbane, Australia, 1957-1959. Demonstrator in botany University Queensland, 1960-1961. Research fellow University New South Wales, Sydney, 1962-1964.

Teacher biology Sydney Technology College, 1965. Head teacher Canberra (Australia) Technology College, 1966-1988. Senior teacher Canberra Institute of Technology, since 1989.

Head teacher de Verelle School Ballet, Canberra, 1971-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Choreographer ballets Napoli Act III, 1981, La Sylphide, 1982, Sylvia, 1985, Flora Australis, 2000.

Membership

Singer, dancer Canberra City Opera, 1989-1995. Actor Tempo Theatre, Canberra, 1996-1997, Southern Cross Players, Canberra, 1998. Member Royal Academy Dancing, Royal Scottish Country Dance Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Song, dance, astrology, history of the arts.

Connections

Married Gertrude Wanda Van der Meulen, November 25, 1968.

father:
Wilfred Henry Stuart H.

mother:
Ethel Deveril (Donohue) H.

spouse:
Gertrude Wanda Van der Meulen