As the school year is gearing up to enter its final term, students are preparing to head to university, college, Tafe and apprenticeships.
As students take move into the next stage of their lives, one era comes to an end.
School days are often cherished for their memories of learning, laughter and friendships.
But this chapter doesn’t abruptly end, it is celebrated with one final grand farewell for many.
As graduation season gets closer, The Examiner is looking back at graduation photos from nearly 20 years ago.
We’ve dug deep in our archive to find these incredible images, and while the fashion may have changed (has it though?), the celebrations remain.
If you’ve got photos from your graduation celebration, share them with us via the form below.