- February 6, 2019 6:00 pmOSU Committee Meeting
Welcome to the OSU
The OSU aims to encourage and facilitate ongoing interaction between the Alumni of Sydney Grammar School and to also assist the School. In conjunction with the School we support year group reunions to meet at least every five years.
Annual General Meeting – At the Annual General Meeting of the OSU held on Wednesday 21 November our new Committee was elected with Walter Maccallum (1987) being elected as President. Our first Committee meeting for 2019 will be held at the School on Wednesday 6 February at 6pm. 2019 Committee.
Annual Dinner 2018 – Our Annual Dinner was held in Big School on Thursday 27 September 21018. Our guest speaker was Bob Grant AM (OS ’58-59), Former Headmaster of Shore 1984-2002, who gave an address on the role of the GPS and especially the AAGPS in development of young men. I was delighted to also announce our Old Sydneian for the Year was Richard Cranna (1962). Richard has given time and commitment generously to Legacy Australia and is currently the Chairman of Legacy Australia.
Richard Cranna (1962)
Bob Grant (1958-59)
In Gallant Company – The OSU is delighted to partner with the School to support the production of this book by Philip Creagh (1966) full of stories of Old Sydneians’ who laid down theoir lives in the Great War. Read more and pre-order.
Other publications and products – including AAGPS The Games to Play Out by Bob Grant AM (1958-59).
Old Sydneian of the Year – Calling for nominations for the 2019 Old Sydneian of the Year to be announced at the Annual Dinner in 2019. Read more and nominate a candidate
News – Brisbane Drinks – we recently held a casual drinks get together beside the Brisbane River for Old Sydneians and to discuss chances for the Rugby Test the next day at Suncorp. A lively group of around 15 attended. We look forward to our next event in Brisbane.
Singapore Drinks – a great evening was recently held for Old Sydneians in Singapore. Drinks graciously organised by Pete Murray (’98) and Ragavan Thuraisingam (’95).
Members – All Old Sydneians are automatically members of the OSU. However, we do ask that new leavers register and become financial members for a one time payment of $250 to provide funds to support the efforts of the OSU and our support for the School. Creating your account also enables the OSU to keep you informed of our activities and goings on through the Black and Gold Newsletter. Register Now
Merchandise – You can never be missed with the OSU Alligator tie – order one now by clicking on this link