Parramatta Marist Old Boys Union

Parramatta Marist Old Boys Union

Fortior Ito – Go Forth With Strength – School est. 1820 Old Boys Union est. 1925


Old Boys at War Project

Boer and First World Wars Second World War Malaya Emergency and Vietnam Era Old Boys at War Project – One School’s Sacrifice At the end of 20 I 5, the Year I 0 Elective History class undertook a project to discover our Old Boys who served in Australia’s military forces, and, in particular, those who had …

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Authors and Journalists

Jeff McMullen AM Author, Journalist & Humanitarian Tony Ward – Television Journalist Percy ‘Waratah’ Hurley Cornelis Vleeskens – prolific writer, artist, poet and publisher David Armstrong – Journalist & Newspaper Editor Jeff McMullen AM Author, Journalist & Humanitarian (1964) Dr. Jeff McMullen AM is a well known journalist, author and humanitarian who has been honoured by …

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Rugby League Teams

1941 1942 1943 1949   1960 1964 1966 1970 1977 1988 2012 2014 Augustus Scott football 1941 .Stewart Augustus Scott football 1942 –Photos sent in recently by the son of one of our old boys (Stewart Augustus Scott) who attended the school in 1930’s-1940’s Rugby League 1942 –Source: Tim Sheens Family Tree MBP Seven Stone …

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Sporting History

Commonwealth Bank Cup The Centenary of Schoolboy Rugby League Ray Warren – Voice of Rugby League Lavalla Bowling Club Rugby League Video 1966 Amco Cup & Shield 1977 1964 Swimming Certificate John Cox 1965 Backstroke Swimming Certificate John Cox 1965 Swimming Certificate – John Cox Amco Cup & Shield 1977 Program Page 1 –Thanks to …

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Lavalla Bowling Club

This information was sourced from The Lavalla Member Blog (last updated 16 January 2010) and from personal experiences. Lavalla Bowling Club was located on the corner of Rifle Range Road and Windsor Road Northmead. In the early 1960s Brother Jack (John) Allman (Parramatta Marist & St Vincents Boys Home) together with five other people including …

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Class Photos

1926 1935 1941 1945 1953 1957 1958 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1968 1969 1971 1973 1974 1976 1978 1982 1994 2009 2011 2012 2015 2016 2017 1926 The Intermediate Class of 1926 – which included Kevin Dolahenty. Read more about Kevin here 1935 6th Class 1935 Thank you to John McInerny from the Class …

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Cadet Group Photos

1953 Award winning cadet band – ANZAC day march Mr Rob Connelly (Class of 1954/55) playing the Last Post on bugle on Anzac Day 1954 with the late Sydney Cooke (Class of 1955). Always nice to host an Old Boy musician, Mr Rob Connelly (Class of 1954/55), and to have him play the school’s historic …

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1953 1955 1960 The Cadet Unit began at Parramatta Marist Brothers in 1941. The tradition of Friday afternoon training began that year, as did the annual camp. In September 1941 it was held at Brookvale with the combined cadet corps of all Marist schools. In later years the annual camps were held in Singleton. Camps …

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Bricks and Mortar

Old School room at Parramatta Marist at Victoria Road circa early 1900s 1930s photo of old school in Victoria Road and monastery.Thanks to Chris Jurd (1964) who supplied this photo 1938 Aerial View of Parramatta including Prince Alfred Park, Parramatta Marist & Kings School. Thanks again to Chris Jurd for this 1938 aerial View of …

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