The OIU In Newcastle
Friday, 24 May 2024

On Friday, May 24, 2024, Saint Ignatius' College Riverview hosted an information session and community reception at Merewether Surfhouse, Newcastle. The function was a well-attended event for prospective parents, past parents, and alumni (Old Boys) of Riverview. Headmaster Paul Hine and Head of Boarding Anthony Begg presented information about life at the College, with a focus on boarding options in 2024. 

This event aimed to connect with the Newcastle community and showcase Riverview for both day and boarding students. Many luminaries of the Old Ignatian Union were in the house including John Hayes, Michael King, Bill Love and royalty of the Hunter region, Drew and Danny de Carvalho. 

Upcoming Reunions 

 Monday 1st July – Nostalgia Mass and Lunch for the class of 1939 – 1973 (Dalton Chapel & Ramsay Hall) 

Saturday 3rd August – Class of 2004 Reunion Lunch (The Boathouse)

Friday 16th August – Class of 1969

Saturday 17th August – Class of 2014 Reunion Lunch (The Boathouse)

Saturday 17 August – Class of 1974

Saturday 17 August – Class of 2019

Friday 11th October – Class of 1964 Reunion Mass and Lunch (Dalton Chapel/Parlour) Regional Roadshows

Canberra – Thursday 20th June 

Wagga – Friday 21st June