Events

Newcastle Grammar School hosts many events during the year including reunions, community events, celebrations and performances.

The NGS community is made up of students, staff and parents, both present and past, to form a deeply connected network. There are a number of events on the NGS calendar for current families to connect and serve, and performances that are open to families, friends and public. Please see below for further details.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Founders’ Day Lunch

Friday 26 July, 12:00PM
Christ Church Cathedral, Church Street, Newcastle

Please celebrate the 2024 Founders’ Day Eucharist with our current students and staff.

Cost $90pp
Booking for lunch is essential

Please join our students for the Founders’ Day Eucharist

Christ Church Cathedral, Church Street, Newcastle

Service at 10:15am

Please be seated by 10:15am 
Service commences at 10:20am

Followed by lunch at 12:00pm 
Newcastle Club
40 Newcomen Street

$90pp

Back to School and Reunions

Saturday 27 July, 3.00pm – 5.00pm
Hill Campus

We welcome all past students and staff to tour the school and reconnect. 
Back to School will begin in Horbury Hunt Hall where current students will lead your tour. 
10, 20, 30 and 40 reunions will be held offsite from 6pm.

Back to School
27 July 2024
3.00-5.00pm
Newcastle Grammar School
Hill Campus

We welcome all past students and staff to tour the school and reconnect. 
Begin in Horbury Hunt Hall where current students will lead your tour. 
Your last stop will be the Hill Building Balcony to enjoy drinks and canapés whilst you relive the memories. 

RSVP essential for catering purposes. 
This is a complimentary event.

Reunions
10, 20, 30 and 40 reunions will be held offsite from 6pm. Cost for the reunion dinners to be advised.
Details of reunion dinners will be released separately.

If you would like to help coordinate your year group reunion for 2014, 2004, 1994 or 1984 and earlier, please email Clare Slattery – alumni@ngs.nsw.edu.au

NGS Father’s Night

Friday 30 August, 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Earp Distilling Co

Newcastle Grammar School Dads – it’s your turn to celebrate all that you contribute to the lives of your children. 

Cost $135pp 

Please join us for our NGS Father’s Night at Earp Distilling Co 
41 Darling Street, Carrington 

Friday 30 August 
6.30pm – 9.30pm 

$135pp – dinner

RSVP by Friday 16 August 

There is no set seating and tickets are limited, so get in quick!

Fabulous raffle prizes, a wonderful opportunity to make new friends or catch up with old ones – we look forward to celebrating NGS fathers and father figures. 

For enquiries or to donate prizes – large or small – please contact Lucinda Gray – lucinda.gray@ngs.nsw.edu.au

NGS Trivia Night

Supporting NGS Rowing

Friday 20 September, 6.00pm – 10.30pm
Horbury Hunt Hall

The Rowing Fundraiser is back! We look forward to welcoming you to a night of trivia, prizes and a whole lot of fun.

Tickets $85 per person or $850 for a table of 10 (includes dinner)

Friday 20 September
6.00pm – 10.30pm
Horbury Hunt Hall
Newcastle Grammar School Hill Campus

We look forward to welcoming you to a night of trivia, prizes and a whole lot of fun.

Bring a friend or arrange a group.

Tickets: $85 per person or $850 for a table of 10 (includes dinner)

Over 18s only
Dress code: NGS Theme – come as something starting with N, G or S!
Beer wine and soft drinks purchased on the night – (no BYO).
Food platters will be provided to each table (included in cost).

Bring: gold coins, card and a bit of cash. EFTPOS facilities available onsite.

We are raising funds for two new NGS double sculls for the upcoming season. 

Feel free to donate with your ticket purchase, or on the night.

NGS Sydney Reunion 2024

Thursday 17 October, 6.00pm – 10.00pm

Sydney-based NGS Alumni – you are invited! Whether you finished at Newcastle Grammar School recently, or attended any of the institutions at the current NGS location – Church of England Girls’ Grammar, Newcastle Boys Grammar or Broughton School a long while ago, let’s celebrate the shared connection.

Cost $60pp

Your inaugural NGS Sydney Reunion:

The Oaks at Neutral Bay
118 Military Road Neutral Bay NSW 2089

Thursday 17 October 2024
6:00pm to 10:00pm

$60 includes canapés and welcome drink

Meet current Head of School, Matt Macoustra, catch up with old friends, relive the memories and expand your network.

RSVP by Wednesday 9 October 2024

If you haven’t already, please sign up to the NGS Alumni website – designed especially for you alumni.ngs.nsw.edu.au where you can keep up to date with news, events and alumni stories. 

Please contact Lucinda Gray for more information on (02) 4929 5811 or email alumni@ngs.nsw.edu.au