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Churchie Army Cadets Heritage March

On Thursday 10 October 2019, 102 years to the day after the laying of the Foundation Stone of School House, it was most fitting that, with School House as the setting, the 100th anniversary of the formation of Churchie’s Army Cadets was acknowledged with an inaugural heritage march down Oaklands Parade. The march was accompanied [...]

2019-10-11T13:34:43+10:00October 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Churchie Army Cadets Heritage March

Farewell to a True Gentleman

Old Boy, Dr Robert ‘Bob’ Molesworth Goodwin OAM (1937) was born on Friday 25 February 1921. On this same day, Georgia again lost its newly gained independence after an invasion by Russia’s Red Army, whilst at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Australia defeated England by nine wickets in the fifth match of the 1920-1921 Ashes Test [...]

2018-09-28T10:27:58+10:00September 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Farewell to a True Gentleman

Wheel and Walk

Old Boy John Flower attended Churchie from 1974 to 1982. Born with two medical conditions, spina bifida (in English - split spine) and hydrocephalus (in English – water on the brain), it is believed that he was one of the first students with a disability to attend Churchie. Whilst at Churchie, John represented Queensland in [...]

2018-06-08T10:24:58+10:00June 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wheel and Walk

Hollywood is Calling!

After recent appearances on ABC’s Utopia alongside comedy icon, Rob Sitch and Channel 7’s Wanted with Rebecca Gibney, David Todman (2006) has been selected to take part in the International Actor’s Masterclass in Hollywood. The four-week course starts in late August and is run by the Australian Institute for Performing Arts in conjunction with some [...]

2017-08-18T08:38:58+10:00August 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Hollywood is Calling!

No Feeling is Final

Formed at the end of 2015, ‘Twinfolds’ is a band of four mates who decided to make some original music together. Three of those four are Old Boys: James Martoo (2014), Hamish Litster (2014) and Nelson Partoredjo (2015). Previously known as ‘Vertigo’, from humble beginnings playing in living rooms and backyards, the band has played [...]

2017-06-30T08:45:58+10:00June 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on No Feeling is Final

Pirates of the Blue and Grey

If you have already seen the fifth instalment of the Pirates of the Caribbean film series, Dead Men Tell No Tales, you would be forgiven for thinking that you had seen a couple of familiar faces. That is, aside from the likes of Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom and Keira Knightley. Two Old Boys from our [...]

2017-06-22T09:30:03+10:00June 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pirates of the Blue and Grey