Apprentice Builder News
Sunday March 21, 2010THE only thing that died quicker than Queensland's chances of winning the Sheffield Shield final against Victoria was the contest itself.
Wednesday November 19, 2008ANDREW George's apprenticeship has opened doors to a career in housing construction.
Saturday September 20, 2008MICHAEL Thompson, the MBA's Apprentice of the Year, was destined to be a "chippie".
Saturday August 23, 2008IN-FORM Newcastle galloper Lord Flasheart is putting the training career of builder Colin Redman on a firm foundation.
Monday June 30, 2008Gene Simmons: Family Jewels Bio, 9.30pm The Apprentice UK UKTV, 7.30pm Owner Builder Australia How To Channel, 7.30pm
Tuesday May 6, 2008SCOTT Mouthaan believes he had a good foundation for entering the building trade.
Friday March 23, 2001Four hundred workers closed down a Sydney building site yesterday after a young Bulli apprentice fell three floors and later had part of his leg amputated.
Thursday October 12, 2000To build a house from scratch proved an irresistible challenge for this builder - and the judges were impressed. As a 16-year-old apprentice builder, Gary Waller worked for a carpenter of exceptional skill and experience who passed on to Waller his knowledge and a passion for joinery. By the t
Friday June 4, 1999CESSNOCK 17-year-old Broc Parkes is a young man on a mission. The apprentice builder has become the man to beat in Australian motorcycle racing and could soon become the man to beat on the world stage. Parkes, who cleaned up in last year's 125cc grand prix class in the NSW championships, has b
Friday August 28, 1998Balgownie's Daniel Ford has cleaned up at an awards night hosted by one of society's necessarily dirtiest industries. The 23-year-old was this week named NSW heavy motor vehicle apprentice of the year. The honour was topped only by news that industry leaders had voted him most outstanding NS
Sunday February 4, 1996JACK Denham's apprentice Greg Bugg threw his life on the line at Rosehill Gardens yesterday. Bugg was without a ride at the meeting but strapped the "boom" youngster Zayedi in the Itchy Feet Superfecta (1,200m). Having his first start Zayedi was the subject of mammoth support when st