Come and join us to help celebrate 100 Years of quality education in Calrossy's Centenary Year.
Calendar of Centenary Events
Official Foundation Service – St John’s Church Tamworth
Sunday February 3, 2019 - 2pm
Whole School Foundation Service
Monday February 4, 9:30am
This will be the first official Centenary Celebration and will be held at the Bishop Peter Chiswell Hall on the Calrossy William Cowper Campus at 242 Moore Creek Road Tamworth.
Official Centenary Opening of the 1989 Time Capsule
Monday February 4, 1:30pm
At the Calrossy Brisbane Street Campus – 140 Brisbane Street Tamworth
“Back to Calrossy Weekend” Centenary Reunion of Alumni
To register your attendance along with more information on the accommodation packages please go to https://bit.ly/2TCBtkN
Friday April 26 - Brisbane Street Campus
- 12pm Registration opens for Alumni to collect their welcome packages
- 2pm Check-in at Boarding for those registered
- 5pm Canapés and Pre Dinner Drinks in the Peter Smart Hall. Casual Dress
- Support is available to arrange Class Dinners at local restaurants. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 02 5776 5100 for more information.
Saturday April 27 - Brisbane Street Campus
- 9am – 10am Communion Service Open Table and Official Reunion Photo.
- 10am – 10:50am Morning Tea and 1989 time capsule that was buried for 30 years will be on display in the Peter Smart Hall
- 11am - Unveiling of the Mary England Drawing Room
- 11:30am - Brisbane St Campus Tours showcasing Calrossy in 2019, Visit our Science Labs, Maker Space and Art rooms, just to name a few and also have the opportunity to meet present staff members.
- 1:15pm – A bus will be available for transport to the Lunch at our William Cowper Campus.
Saturday April 27, William Cowper Campus – 242 Moore Creek Road
- 1:30pm BBQ Lunch where you can sample our delicious Calrossy Kamilaroi Shorthorn steaks, in our opinion, the best in the North West.
- 2:15pm William Cowper Campus Tours including Secondary Boys, Primary classrooms and award winning Kamillaroi Shorthorn Cattle Team displays. These tours will also showcase our plans for the Future developments at the William Cowper Campus and for Calrossy.
- 3:30pm Special Reunion Photo at the William Cowper Campus .
- 4pm Official dedication of our William Cowper Campus School Oval to named Goldsworthy Oval, Blessing of the Oval by Chaplin Stephen Price
- 4:15pm Alumni Versus Students Centenary Rugby Match with Mr Joe Goldsworthy, Alumni Team Manager and Head Selector Versus Mr. Eliot Sanger, Students Team Manager. Special Guest Referee to be announced.
5pm Buses are available for return to Brisbane Street.
6:15pm Buses to leave Brisbane street for Alumni staying in school boarding houses.
- 6:45pm Dinner Celebration at the Bishop Peter Chiswell Hall at the William Cowper Campus.
Champagne on arrival
Cutting of the Centenary Cake
Sit Down Meal in year groups, Lucky door prizes and raffles, Cash bar in operation, Entertainment by Splashpool 8pm -11pm
Busses leave for the Brisbane Street Campus via accommodation and town at 10pm & 11pm
Sunday April 28
The entire Calrossy Community, past and present, are invited to the Calrossy Centenary Church Service at St Johns Anglican Church in Carthage Street, Tamworth
Morning Tea will be held at the Calrossy Brisbane Street Campus. This will also be the opportunity to say final goodbyes.
This month marks the 20th year anniversary for Calrossy Primary School. Events to celebrate this milestone will include an Open Day, Time Capsule Opening, Tabloid Sports Day and lots of fun activities for the whole family. Dates for these events are still to be confirmed.
Tamworth Town Hall – Saturday, September 7, 2019
Don't miss the Calrossy Event of the Year.... The Calrossy “Ball of the Century”. Tickets will be made available later in the year.
Calrossy Centenary Art Show –
Friday November 22 and Saturday, November 23 at the Bishop Peter Chiswell Hall, William Cowper Campus.
Sydney Alumni Gathering –
Sunday October 20, 2019
Please be aware that dates and times for events in May will be confirmed…..