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OVAtion E-News  28th February 2020 

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Official E-Newsletter of the Old Virgilians Association 

 

JANUARY 2019 NEWS  

Welcome to 2019! The OVA wishes all past students and friends of SVC a happy new year and looks forward to seeing them at an OVA event during the year.

Our E-News will be sent out during the first week of each month. If you have any news or photos please send them through to the Editor - mwaddington@stvirgils.tas.edu.au 

Next Major Event

OVA February Luncheon 

Tuesday February 26 2019

at 12.30pm at Austins Ferry

RSVP to Peter Imlach - peter.imlach@gmail.com.au

Old Boys In the News

ARCHBISHOP ANNOUNCES CHANGES TO CATHOLIC EDUCATION IN THE GREATER HOBART REGION

ARCHBISHOP ANNOUNCES CHANGES TO CATHOLIC EDUCATION IN THE GREATER HOBART REGION

On December 4, His Grace, Archbishop Julian Porteous, announced his intentions in regards to the Greater Hobart Region Catholic Education Review. 

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Celebrating Fr Peter and His Two Dons!

Celebrating Fr Peter and His Two Dons!

This month it is timely to celebrate three school friends who have accomplished an enormous amount.

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The Rise and Rise of Keegan Oates (SVC 2013-2016)

The Rise and Rise of Keegan Oates (SVC 2013-2016)

At the recent Australian Under 19 cricket titles Keegan Oates was voted 'Player of the Tournament'.

Read more.

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Summer Athletics News!

Summer Athletics News!

As with sailing, the summer break provides a wonderful stage for our athletes. 

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Yachting News a Plenty!

Yachting News a Plenty!

The Christmas-New Year period is a celebrated time for yachting along the east coast and as ever Old Virgilians are in the thick of the action! 

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Passing of Cleve Allen

Passing of Cleve Allen

ALLEN Cleve 21.12.1936 – 31.12.2018.

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Vale - Recently Deceased Old Virgilians and Friends of SVC 

Your prayers are requested for the following recently deceased Old Virgilians and friends of St Virgil's and for their family and friends.

ALLEN, Cleve 21.12.1936 – 31.12.2018  Member of SVC staff 1982-2003. Father of Phillippe (SVC 1978-85) and Monique.

BREWARD Colin (Col) 15.2.1941-21.12.2018. Husband of Margaret and father of Chris (dec.1998) (SVC 1983-86) and Matthew (SVC 1984-87).

KISS, Laszlo (Laci) Michael. 15.1.1950 - 24.11.2018 (SVC 1964-71) passed away peacefully after a short illness. Much loved, devoted and loving husband of Lesley. Brother of Jimmy (SVC 1968-71).

 NOBLE, Patricia Dawn. Passed away peacefully after a short illness that took her life too soon on December 11, 2018. Aged 81 years. Dearly loved wife of John (Wacka) Noble. Much loved Mum to Peter (SVC 1969-78), Michael (SVC 1972-80) and David (SVC 1976- 85)

Many would remember John as a state footballer and a member of the North Hobart team of the century.  Whilst his boys were at the College he was a great supporter of the football programme.  In 1978 and 1979 John and Kerry Wilson shared to coaching of the senior XVIII and in 1980 he was the sole coach.  The team won the Southern premiership in those three seasons.

 

 

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The Old Virgilians Association

President: Dan Reardon 

Secretary: Peter Imlach 

Treasurer:  Michael Harvey 

College Archivists and E-News Researchers: Graeme Rainbow and Bruce Woods 

Old Virgilians Association Inc.
GPO Box 652, Hobart,
7001, Tasmania

https://oldvirgilians.org.au

Mail to: peter.imlach@gmail.com.au

 

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Why not become a member of the OVA? Our work supports past, current and future generations of Virgilians whilst also providing great opportunities to stay in touch with the College and your old boy mates.

Membership can be organised from our website -  https://oldvirgilians.org.au/memberships/

 

For information about all upcoming events, news of Old Virgilians or to take out membership please visit: 
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