The Vivian Bullwinkel project

Lieutenant Colonel Vivian Bullwinkel AO, MBE, ARRC, ED, FNM sole survivor of the 1942 Banka Island massacre, was born on 18 December 1915 at Kapunda, South Australia. Trained as a nurse and midwife at Broken Hill, New South Wales, Vivian commenced her career in Hamilton, Victoria. Unable to enlist due to flat feet, her commitment…

Katie McKenzie

Katie McKenzie Meet Katie McKenzie, Executive Director of Nursing As Executive Director of Nursing Services, Katie’s role is to provide professional leadership to achieve high standards of nursing practice within Perth Children’s Hospital and across the Child & Adolescent Health Service. Katie’s role extends to promoting and supporting a positive culture amongst nursing staff and…