About

A Quick Synopsis of Barrie’s Life

  • a childhood spent in wartime Britain;
  • a youth powerfully influenced by the liberal thought and intellect of Oxford;
  • a sickness which has broadly restricted, and in a clear way, directed his life;
  • 9-years building media experience in the Nuffield Organisation, (British Motor Corporation);
  • a 5-month car journey from England to Australia;
  • 6-years of public relations work for Archbishop George Appleton in the Diocese of Perth;
  • 11-years working very closely with Bill Warnock (who’s personality made a profound influence on him);
  • 9-years at manager level in media production for tertiary education;
  • and above all, 35-years contributing whatever he had to building Men of the Trees.

“Guildford Meadows – in honour of Barrie Oldfield”

A planting by Men of the Trees will take place in memory of Barrie at Guildford Meadows in Western Australia – please click the button below to make a tax deductible contribution towards this planting
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Early Days with One Earth Friends

Men of the Trees St Barbe Grove Nursery