When Hillary was a child he attended Tuakau Primary. While he was there His mother was a teacher and his father published the Dargaville newspaper. Edmund Hillary had a sister called June and a brother named Rex.
The hills, creeks and mountains in Tuakau were calling for adventure. In no time he was playing all around there. Hillary was always looking for ways to have adventures and always found them.
Hillary’s family had a well known beekeeping business. After university Hillary joined the NZ airforce. While he was in the Air Force he realised He liked mountaineering and that’s when he decided to climb Mt Everest.