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OBU’s shining night

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THE following is a diary note sent by the OBUH of SPC: Lighting of the Christmas Tree at the Lounge will be on December 5, at 7pm. Peterites young and old, including those visiting Sri Lanka, from overseas, are requested to attend and spread the news. Batch groups and foundations: please spread the news. – […]

Staff so faithful

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This historic picture is of a group of Silver Jubilarians who were recognised for their outstanding service in the mid-1970s. The faithful and dedicated staff members are seen here with then Rector Fr Francis Madiwela after being feted for 25 years of service. Left to right are M. Gabriel Peiris, Emmanuel Thamel, P. K. Jusey […]

Rare photo of 1970s prefects

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This photo of the prefects at St Peter’s College in 1970-71 was submitted by Chrysantha de Alwis, now visiting his daughter’s family and his first grandchild in Perth. Chrysantha was the head prefect in those years and also was an attacking opening batsman in the First XI cricket team. His innings of 79 in 1971 […]

Unique reunion photo: ’74 team members

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Amidst the renewal of friendships, the Blue That Crowns the World reunion in Melbourne brought old boys together for some rare photo opportunities. Among the groups in focus were seven members of the 1974 First XI team – from left, Ranjan Perera, Sasthri Samaranayake, S C Rohan Fernando, Bernard Wijetunge (vice-captain), Ruwan Jayaweera (captain), Charinde […]

Download our souvenir programme

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The 36-page souvenir published for the reunion is available for downloading under our Events tab.  Click on 2014 Reunion and follow the yellow brick road to some golden memories.  

Keep those comments coming …

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The Blue That Crowns the World reunion has sparked a renewal of old friendships and the reliving of happy memories. Peterites have been commenting on how much they enjoyed that magical night. We have posted comments on The Blackboard and invite you to send in your views. Either use the email form on the Blackboard […]

Peterites Reunited 2014 Photo Galleries up

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Old Peterites gathered in Melbourne to connect at a wonderful reunion at the Springvale Town Hall on Saturday, October 4. Go to our photo gallery for all the latest pictures. A full report of the event will follow.

Microchip off the old block

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Malcolm Schokman writes about the realisation of a dream – the launch of  the Peterites Reunited website and the role played by the Peterite father and son team of website designers. Since the reunion website was launched on November 16, we have received numerous congratulatory comments on its simplicity and excellence. The duo behind the […]

Anthem nostalgia

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If you have a hankering to burst into singing of our school anthem, check out the embedded video on our home page. It is a fine instrumental rendition, and with the words in front of you can truly experience a feeling of nostalgia. Happy memories!

Senior B2 class of ’67 catches up

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    Rienzie Machado writes about a lively Senior B2 Class of ’67 get-together, with a special guest dropping by. On November 14, five of the old boys from the Senior B2 class of ’67 caught up in Melbourne to rekindle school memories. What a night it was. We recalled our classmates’ names and where we sat […]