Category Archives: News

Announcing the 2019 OGA Departing Scholarship Winner

26th November, 2019 Gracie Sladden is described by many teachers as delightfully energetic, but her positive attitude is one of only many reasons that she has been awarded the 2019…

Vale Diana Cohn

It is with sadness that the OGA passes on condolences to Zena and the Cohn family on the loss of Diana Cohn, who passed away in September at the age…

Inaugural Caitlin Thwaites Award

Each year, a very special award is bestowed on a student for outstanding sporting achievements, coupled with exemplary personal qualities of leadership and integrity. This award previously named the Pierre…

Farewell To An Old Friend

On Friday 29th March 2019, Girton Grammar School’s long-standing and much esteemed Deputy Head and OGA Honorary Life Member, Mrs Robyn MacCulloch, gave her final speech at an all-school assembly,…

Old Girtonian Guides VCE Students

The following introduction was made by Mrs Robyn MacCulloch, Deputy Head, Girton Grammar School, at the 2019 VCE Conference. Guest speaker at this event was Old Girtonian, Dr Kathryn Field…

2018 OGA Departing Girtonian Scholarship recipient

30th November 2018 Year 12 student Harrison Waller came to Girton Grammar School in Year 6 but he says that looking back you may not have noticed him because he…

2017 OGA Scholarship Winner

Emma Blackford, in the nicest possible way, prefers not take no for an answer. She is on course to become the youngest female commercial pilot in Australia but only because…

Vale Rosemary Gaye Rogers

It is with sadness that the OGA passes on condolences to Matthew Rogers (1991) and Kimberley Rogers (1994), son and daughter of OGA stalwart, Rosy Rogers (OGA 1965), who passed…

School Prospectus Tells Tales of the Time

16th May, 2017 The below School Prospectus was donated to the OGA by current Year 10 student, Edwina Wallace-Smith. It belonged to her Grandmother, Mary Wallace, who was a Girton…

OGA Graduate Holds World High Jump Record

31st March, 2017 Old Girtonian and 2016 graduate and School Captain, Joseph Baldwin, competed at the Australian Athletics Age Championships in Sydney this week in the Under 20¬†high jump. He…