May 29, 2023

Home Educator William Fairbairn is in the semi-finals of New Zealand’s Got Talent this Sunday


William Fairbairn

View William in the audition

New Zealand’s got Talent Voting Poster

William was home Schooled from the age of 11 as advised by the education dept, interesting he hasn’t looked back.

He has been composing music since the age of 4 and by age 7 had  became a Australasian Award Winner

Home Schooling allowed him time for his music studies composing and travel

William’s web site is  where you will find more info  on William

Home Schoolers are more than welcome to come and visit William and see the music room if that would be of interest to them


From the Smiths:

Updated 5 October 2012:  One year on (Craig Smith’s Health) page 7 click here


Needing help for your home schooling journey:


Here are a couple of links to get you started home schooling:


This link is motivational:


Social Security (Benefit Categories and Work Focus) Amendment Bill

Make a submission: Reject compulsory Early Education for 3 year olds



  1. Hi William if you read this, please dont show yourself to be so cocky backstage, try and be more humble.You come across too up youself, for lack of better words, sorry. Just remember to relax and be yourself, yes it must be so exciting, but please try and contain the ego,

    the very best of luck,