Queen's Birthday Honours 2016
MEMBER (AM) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION. Mr David Theodore BOTTOMLEY (OW1941). For significant service to business, particularly to the social and market research profession, and as a mentor of young researchers. Mr Andrew Somerville KAY (OW1972). For...Read more on Queen's Birthday Honours 2016
Congratulations to former St Kilda Road school captain, Alice Arch (OW2011), who has been selected to compete in the Australian Under 23 women’s double scull team, to compete in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, in August this year. Alice completed a...Read more on Oarsome achievement
World War One interpretive plaques unveiled
On Wednesday 20 April 2016, a plaque commemorating the service of Old Wesley Collegians in World War One was unveiled on the War Memorial Forecourt at the St Kilda Road campus. The interpretative plaque was sculptured by Dr Ross Bastiaan AM RFD...Read more on World War One interpretive plaques unveiled
A founding father of Wesley College lives on
2016 is a significant year for Wesley College, marking 150 years since it opened in 1866. Reverend Daniel James Draper was one of the founding fathers of Wesley College and now 150 years later, Daniel’s great-great-great-great-great grandson...Read more on A founding father of Wesley College lives on
Our evolving uniform...
This year sees the introduction of a striking new uniform for the students of Wesley College. The new design reflects the symbols of the College – purple and gold and the lion. Wesley students in the 19th century wore dark grey/black outfits...Read more on Our evolving uniform...
Australia Day Honours
The President of the OWCA and all members were delighted to hear of the following recipients who received honours this year on Australia Day. We congratulate them all for their outstanding service to the community and in this our 150. th. year, one...Read more on Australia Day Honours
Celebrating 150 years of outstanding educational opportunities
In 2016, Wesley College will celebrate its sesquicentenary. In this sesquicentennial year, the College remembers the vision of its founders in creating a school to provide opportunities for students in what was the very young colony of Victoria....Read more on Celebrating 150 years of outstanding educational opportunities
Congratulations to our IB Diploma students from the Class of 2015
The College is delighted to announce the IB Diploma results of the Class of 2015. Our students’ achievements are a great testament to the quality of our teachers at every level, from early childhood through to Year 12, and to the support of their...Read more on Congratulations to our IB Diploma students from the Class of 2015