Alumni

 

The Chronicle - The Kinross Wolaroi School Magazine


We welcome submissions from our Alumni to be featured in our bi-annual editions of our School magazine, 'The Chronicle'.

Do you know a Kinross Wolaroi graduate who is shaping society, their career or having a positive impact on other people’s lives? We want to hear about them!

Births, Marriages, Milestones and In Memoriam ... please contact us with the latest information from our community.

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2023 GOLDEN ALUMNI LUNCHEON - 50 Years On

The Kinross Wolaroi School would like to invite you to join us for this year’s Golden Alumni Luncheon where we celebrate all ex-students who graduated 50 years ago or more. Our first opportunity to gather since 2020, the event will be held on Thursday 18 May 2023 and will particularly celebrate the Classes of 1971, 1972 and 1973.

The day will include a tour of PLC and morning tea hosted by the Principal’s wife, Mrs Jo Parry; a tour of Wolaroi Campus; an archives display; a Golden Alumni Assembly in the Derek Pigot Auditorium; and a luncheon hosted at the Orange Ex-Services Club. There will be a bus transfers available for those who do not wish to drive.

8:50am-2:00pm

Thursday 18th of May 2023

Kinross Wolaroi School

Ticket Price: $60 includes refreshments, lunch and drinks.

Booking Close: Sunday 7th May 11:55pm

Please click HERE to purchase tickets.


Update your details:

If you would like to update your contact details, please click here.

The Ex-Students Association use contact details to inform Alumni members about upcoming events, reunions, social occasions and to provide relevant information.

When updating your contact details, please include your full name, current residential address, mobile phone number and personal email address. Alumni members are classified by the year in which you would have completed Year 12. Therefore please include this Class Year. If you finished or left the school before Year 12, please indicate the year in which you would have completed Year 12 in your correspondence.


 


Committee and Contacts

President & Secretary: Olivia West
Vice President: Sus Perkins
Vice President: Matt Payne
Treasurer: Chris Oldroyd
Patrons: Dinah Hayter and Will Hawke

If you would like to make contact with the Ex-Students Association, please email the Secretary at ex-students@kws.nsw.edu.au.

Notable Alumni:

Prof Janet Carr (1949) – Physiotherapist and Academic, world authority on rehabilitation after stroke (DEC)
Susan Cullen-Ward (1958) – Susan of Albania. Australian born wife of Leka, Crown Prince of Albania (DEC)
Ian Stapleton (1969) – Australian Heritage Architect
John Sumegi (1974) - Olympic Silver Medallist in Canoeing 1980
Belinda Neal (1980) – former Labour Senator for NSW (1994-1998) and former Member for Robertson (2007-2010)
Anna Windsor (1993) – Olympic Swimmer who competed at the Atlanta and Sydney Summer Olympic Games
Jason Belmonte (2000) – Professional Tenpin bowler and World Champion
Jone Tawake (2000) – Waratahs, Brumbies and Toulon Rugby Union player
Edwina Bone (2005) – Australian International and Olympian Hockey player
Ben McCalman (2006) – Wallabies and Western Force Rugby Union player
Chris Tremain (2009) – Big Bash League, Sheffield Shield and One Day International Cricket player
 

This list may be incomplete, if you have any information that may led to the inclusion of further notable Alumni members, please send an email to ex-students@kws.nsw.edu.au; The submission will then be evaluated and included if specific selection criteria are met.