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Old Boys enjoy After 5

The inaugural After 5 function held for the Old Boys received a good showing of Old Boys from a variety of eras. The Newstead Brewery which has a location at Milton turned out to a great venue for our Brisbane based Old Boys. This was the first opportunity for many Old Boys to catch up [...]

2019-06-17T10:40:20+00:00 June 17th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Old Boys enjoy After 5

Building our Boys’ future

  With the exciting news of the STEM Building Project commencing this year the school is looking for your support of this project along with allowing boys the opportunity to take advantage of the amazing facility and elite education that Ipswich Grammar School provides. We invite you to be a part of this stage in [...]

2019-06-11T13:51:24+00:00 June 11th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Building our Boys’ future

First XI dominate in front of Old Boys

The Red and White spirit was overflowing after the First XI Football team showed no mercy in their 7-1 win over BBC on Saturday. The enthusiastic crowd had a large contingent of Old Boys including many from the Class of 2018. It was a beautiful autumn day and the crowd continued to build through the [...]

2019-05-28T15:46:23+00:00 May 28th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on First XI dominate in front of Old Boys

Young dentist displaying exceptional performance

Sai Babbati (Class of 2016) showed great tenacity in his role as vice - captain of Boarding when he was at school, juggling his academic achievements as well as the responsibilities of leadership. This year sees Sai enter his 3rd year in a 5 year Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree at James Cook University and [...]

2019-03-04T11:22:44+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Young dentist displaying exceptional performance

Walters tackles breakfast crowd

Kevin Walters (Class of 1984) entertained the large audience who attended the annual Ipswich Grammar School Business Breakfast. Hosted by the IGS Old Boys the breakfast has been a popular event on the calendar for both the school and local community. Walters shared memories of his time at school where he and twin brother [...]

2019-02-27T13:33:52+00:00 February 25th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Walters tackles breakfast crowd

Walsh returns to racing

Ash Walsh (Class of 2005) was due to establish himself in a career as an accountant in 2019 but a call from the Matt Stone Racing Team has seen him back behind the wheel for the Dunlop Super 2 season. Walsh was at familiar territory at Queensland Raceway and getting comfortable in pre-season testing with [...]

2019-02-19T12:52:12+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Walsh returns to racing

Building project moving forward

The state-of-the-art Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) building project will soon become a reality with final stages of the planning and development process being addressed. The school is hoping that students will be using the new facilities by the middle of 2020. The project will be the first new building in the secondary school [...]

2019-02-07T10:22:30+00:00 February 7th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Building project moving forward

Old Boys re-open Ipswich icon

One of Ipswich's popular restaurants, the Bakehouse Steakhouse has re-opened it's doors after being closed for many years thanks to brothers Alastair (Class of 1996), Chris (Class of 1999) and Nick Stevenson (Class of 2005). The building was originally Halley's bakery established in 1916 and remained a bakery until 1964. Reopening in the 1970's the [...]

2019-02-04T14:48:55+00:00 February 4th, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Old Boys re-open Ipswich icon

Charity cricket match a great success

On Monday January 28, the main field at the IGS sporting fields at Brassall was a hive of activity as the highly anticipated match between the 2019 First XI and the IGS Old Boys took place. The inaugural game was well supported by the IGS community and a great afternoon of cricket with the younger 7A's [...]

2019-02-01T13:25:46+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Old Boy News|Comments Off on Charity cricket match a great success