We are always keen to hear from our past students, whether they be from Xavier High School, CBC, St Joseph’s Ladies’ College or Aquinas.

Friday June 23 2017

Talented Border mountain biker And Former Xavier Student Kathryn McInerney pushing for spot in World MTB Championships

While 2017 is already proving to be a successful year for elite North-East mountain biker Kathryn McInerney, she plans to aim higher. McInerney is chasing the dream of representing Australia at the World MTB Championships in Cairns in September. To get to Cairns, the in-form McInerney must first qualify by gaining points at rounds of […]

Friday June 2 2017

Former Xavier Student Brad Widdup takes up the reins as head trainer at Platinum Park, Sydney

Former Albury schoolboy Brad Widdup has taken the reins at one of Sydney’s top training stables but his fondest memories are of Group One ‘superstar’ Intergaze while he was a stable foreman for Rod Craig in the 1990s. Brad Widdup admits he wasn’t that horsey as a kid. His dad, Albury trainer Pat Widdup, had stables […]

Tuesday March 7 2017

Xavier Graduate Brooke Dickie Wins 2017 Norske Skog Young Achiever of the Year Award

WORTHY WINNER: Young Achiever of the Year Brooke Dickie celebrates with her parents, Nerah Blackburne and Brendan Dickie, at Friday’s awards night. Brooke Dickie has done everything she possibly can in water polo during the last 12 months. The 18-year-old Albury product has made a massive mark on the sport on her way to winning […]

Wednesday February 22 2017

Former Xavier Graduate Caitlin Wilcox Wins NSW Student of the Year.

IT didn’t take long for Caitlin Wilcox to realise psychology was her calling in life. But the 22-year-old former Xavier High student, who is preparing to start her honours course at Charles Sturt University this year, is now more convinced than ever that she’s on the right path. Ms Wilcox was recently awarded the Pearson […]

Friday January 27 2017

Past Student Felicity Carman Commended For Service

It was with much pride that Rodney and Kathleen Carman (parents) and Keith and Margaret Gehrig (unofficial grandparents) travelled to Canberra at the invitation of the Governer General Sir Peter and Lady Cosgrove to share in a morning tea as a farewell to her their daughter Felicity Carman’s posting. Felicity grew up in Jindera, NSW […]

Friday March 27 2015

Xavier Alumni Emma Mahady receives All-America Honorable Mention

California University of Pennsylvania senior forward and Xavier Alumni Emma Mahady received a Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) All-America Honorable Mention recently. Mahady has helped lead the Vulcans to their first Elite Eight appearance since 2009. Cal U has captured both the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Tournament and NCAA Atlantic Region Championships in the […]

Monday March 23 2015

Small is Beautiful

Ex Xavier High School student Jeremy Beasley has recently directed and released ‘Small is Beautiful’, a documentary following four people as they build their own tiny houses in pursuit of a mortgage free lifestyle, discovering that living tiny is about so much more than just the house. Screening in Albury! WHEN: 20 April 2015 TIME: […]

Friday February 20 2015

Express Yourself: Romance Was Born for Kids

Xavier High School graduate Anna Plunkett along with Luke Sales are Romance Was Born, a multiple award-winning, cult clothing brand renowned for its original art prints with stockists around the world. ‘Romance Was Born’ has transformed The National Gallery of Victoria’s new children’s gallery into a kaleidoscopic interactive space for ‘Express yourself: Romance Was Born […]

Friday February 20 2015

Opening Assembly Speech 2015 – Kieran Mullins

Here is a full transcript of the speech by Kieran Mullins: My name is Kieran Mullins and I’m an ex-student here at Xavier, I finished in 2000, hard to believe that it was 15 years ago now as it still seems quite recent in my memories. When asked to come in today to reflect on […]

Saturday September 20 2014

Kate Nyhan – ARTEXPRESS 2014

A big congratulations to Kate Nyhan whose artwork ‘Stitched Up’ has been selected for inclusion in the 2014 ARTEXPRESS exhibitions at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (12 March – 11 May) and Wollongong Art Gallery (17 May-13 July). ARTEXPRESS is a series of exhibitions that take place over an eleven month period. […]