New golf competition for OPs

As you might have seen from a recent OP message, a knockout matchplay competition, to be known as the ‘Centenary Matchplay Tournament’ (CMT), is being organised and will commence in 2015. All OPs with a valid handicap are most cordially invited to participate, writes Richard Givan (57-60). This is a separate event to the OP…

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Temi Braithwaite (08-14)

Braithwaite, Temi (08-14) led St George last year and was a larger-than-life figure within her year group. On Founders’ Day 2014 she won the Marcus Graham Art prize. She went to Swansea University in September to read for a Media & Communication degree. Very sadly, she was discovered dead in her room at university on…

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City of Adelaide update

In November I visited Adelaide to be present at a major fund-raising dinner hosted by the City of Adelaide Board and Management Committee, writes Richard Strachan (58-62), the OP Rep in Melbourne. The event was attended by over 200 other guests including current and past State and Federal Ministers, the cream of Adelaide society and…

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Changes in New Zealand

Following the retirement, after years of hard work, of Nick Edwards (55-59) as OP Rep in New Zealand, Robin Paine (55-58) has replaced him. He will be ably assisted by Fran Crowther (nee Pearson; 94-96) Robin Paine can be contacted at rs.paine@xtra.co.nz Fran Crowther can be contacted at frazzie99@hotmail.com The annual OP lunch in New…

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Invitation to see Yevgeny Sudbin

Mr Roy Raby, Director of Music, Pangbourne College is pleased to invite all OPs to see YEVGENY SUDBIN perform RACHMANINOV’S PIANO CONCERTO NO: 3 IN A TWO-PIANO ARRANGEMENT Sunday 11th January 2015 at 3.30pm in the Falkland Islands Memorial Chapel, Pangbourne College The short concert will be followed by refreshments and a question-and-answer session. As…

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