A Uniting Church coeducational independent day and boarding school on Kaurna Country, Adelaide, South Australia

Early Learning to Year 12

Old Scholar News - Edition 10 - 2021


Invitations for the Classes of 1970 and 1971 50 Year Reunions Lunch on Old Scholars’ Day, Friday 30 July, have been issued:

While the main event is the 50 Year Reunion Lunch, 1.15 pm in the new Thomas Pavilion (southern end of the Main Oval), an invitation has been extended to attend other events that precede lunch:

  • a School Tour at 10.00 am (duration between 60-90 minutes) – meet in the Main School Reception
  • Morning Tea at 11.30 am in the main foyer of the Michael Murray Centre for Performing Arts
  • Old Scholars’ Day Assembly from 12.30 pm, also in the Murray Centre, which will conclude at around 1.10 pm in time for lunch.

Through the booking links above, you will be directed to book for these additional events (in order to manage numbers).

Westminster Old Scholars’ Football Club (WOSFC) Indigenous Round

On Saturday 3 July, the Dragons will be playing their home game against Edwardstown FC (‘the Towns’) at Westminster in Div 3’s Indigenous Round.

Three games on the Main Oval – C Grade at 10.00 am, B Grade at 12 noon, A Grade at 2.15 pm – refreshments available, bbq, coffee throughout the day – full bar opens in the Thomas Pavilion at 2.00 pm.

In addition, there is an open invitation to attend the Members’ lunch from 12 noon to 2.00 pm in the Thomas Pavilion - $60 for two courses, beer and wines included.
The guest speaker will be basketball legend, Phil Smyth – an amazing opportunity!

Bookings for the WOSFC Members’ lunch: https://www.trybooking.com/BSCRT

All welcome to enjoy a full day of footy at Westminster School, celebrating 60 years of Westminster school and Westminster Old Scholar sport – and all from the comfort of the Thomas Pavilion if you come for lunch too!

WOSFC Position Available

WOSFC is seeking a Football Coordinator for an immediate start. If you are interested in this paid, part-time position, please download the Information for Applicants.

The WOSA Annual Dinner

Please watch out in the coming week for the Annual Dinner invitation to be held on Friday 6 August, 6.45 for 7.00 pm at the Marion Hotel. The dinner will be preceded by a brief AGM at 6.30 pm.

Save the Dates

Saturday 3 July – WOS Football Club Indigenous Round ‘home’ game against Edwardstown to be hosted at Westminster School, including a Members’ Lunch.

Friday 30 July – Old Scholars’ Day at Westminster School - School tour, morning tea, Assembly, Classes of 1970/1971 50 Year Reunion Lunch and the return of the mini-sporting carnival.

Friday 6 August - Old Scholars’ Annual Dinner, including the AGM, at the Marion Hotel – invitations being finalised – this will be a great celebration of the School’s past 60 years.

Saturday 28 August - 60th Anniversary ‘Diamonds are Forever’ Ball, at the Convention Centre, hosted by the Parents’ Club.

*NEW* Friday 17 September – we are in the process of confirming our 2021 Golf Day at Glenelg Golf Club – more information to come!

Peter Trenorden (’77)
T: 08 8276 0234