THE start of the Higher School exams on Thursday morning marks the beginning of the end for the Class of 2019.
Hundreds of Bathurst Year 12 students have been studying hard for the HSC, the culmination of their 13 years of formal schooling.
But the young men and women who will sit their first English exam on Thursday morning are a far cry from little boys and girls who started off in kindergarten all those years ago.
So we thought it would be fun to take a trip down memory lane and reprise the Western Advocate's Big Steps For Tiny Feet pictorial feature from 2007.
We hope you enjoy the reminiscing and, to the Class of 2019, all the best over the next three weeks or so.
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