Category Archives: News

Old Girtonian Gets a Gong

Rhiannon Judd is the perfect advertisement for Girton’s co-curricular program. This is because Rhiannon believes her path to confidence was paved in 2005 by her Year 7 volleyball coach, Mrs…

1939 copy of The Girtonian dontated

A First Volume copy of The Girtonian magazine, dated December 1939 has been donated to the school by Sandhurst Trustees, the executor of the Will of the late Helena (Ena) Granter…

Students Get Hands Dirty Archiving

A group of Year 8 Community Service students, co-ordinated by former Head Master and current Mathematics/Religious Education teacher, Mr Jones, has been frequenting Girton House to assist with archiving of…

Your OGA: tell us what you think

As the OGA turns 100 it is a good time to reflect on our wonderful Association and consider what it is that members actually want from their OGA membership. The…

TEDxBendigo hosted by Girton Grammar

A hugely successful TEDx event was recently hosted by Girton Grammar with 11 speakers addressing the theme of “Innovation Anywhere” in an action packed event that took place in the Black…

Order of Australia medal for school founder

John Higgs who was so fundamental to the founding of Girton Grammar School has been awarded an Order of Australia medal. Read more here.

Year Twelve Valedictorians – our Newest Old Girtonians!

The President of the OGA, Samantha Cordell, recently welcomed 111 new Life Members to the Association, when Girton’s Year Twelve students attended their Valedictory Dinner on Friday November 23. The…

Annika Smethurst (Riley, 2005 alumna)

Occupation: journalist Qualifications:  BA, Hons (Journalism), Monash University. In just seven years, Annika Smethurst has completed a BA Hons in Journalism, a traineeship with News Ltd, worked as a print…

Introducing Alumni Manager, Alex Fisher

Alex joins Girton Grammar as the Alumni Manager following an exciting and diverse career in PR, event management and communications spanning more than two decades. Alex’s experience ranges from work in Melbourne and…