Former paralympian Katrina Webb OAM shares her inspiring story.
“Who are the 481 Boys?” you may ask. Well, to answer your question, the 481 Boys were studentship holders who were given a hostel placement at 481 St Kilda Road. The hostel at 481 St Kilda Road operated as a male hostel from 1955 to 1958. All residents from that time have been referred to as the 481 Boys.
In 2017 David Brill received an Order of Australia (AM) for his work as a filmmaker with some of Australia’s biggest broadcasters. Brill’s footage of major historic moments has been shared around the world.