Old Colleagues News

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This page has been set up to keep Old Colleagues informed of the latest news and events happening at Colleagues.

After seventy five years of Colleagues history it is a difficult assignment to keep in touch with the thousands of Old Colleagues who have played for the club. Hopefully this page will be able to inform the wider Old Colleague network into the future.

Old Colleagues News – March 2017 and Long Lunch Update

LONG LUNCH FRIDAY 28TH APRIL Long Lunch (now known as Blue Giant’s Day) is Friday 28th April 2017 Long Lunch (Blue Giant’s Day) is coming up fast. Take out Easter and its just a month away to booking deadline. (Friday 21st April). Old Colleague (1980’s flashy hooker/ back rower) Laurie Coy (now star of stage […]

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Old Colleague News Jan/Feb 2017

  OLD COLLEAGUE IN AUSTRALIA DAY HONOUR LIST Old Colleague and founder of the Sydney Convicts Andrew “Fuzz “ Purchas has been awarded the Order of Australia Medal in this years Australia Day awards. A big congratulation to “Fuzz” from all Colleagues. It is worthy recognition for his commitment and service to rugby locally and […]

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Old Colleagues News – December #2 2016

  Save time and trouble with your Christmas Shopping, order your Colleagues Merch on line. Guys forward this email to your wives & girlfriends (GIVE THEM A SUBTLE HINT) To tell them no undies and socks this year, WE really want Blue Giant shorts, speedos, puffer jackets, training T’s & caps. http://www.colleaguesrugby.com.au From Headquarters Work […]

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Colleagues News – Nov/Dec 2016

AGM MONDAY WEEK Dear Colleague, The Club’s AGM is on next Monday 5th Dec (Details below) Please note that included in the agenda for the AGM is the nomination of Cam Ireland for life membership of the Club. Cam been nominated by Vance Lowry (Author of Club history ”Blue Sky Winters”) and seconded by Tim […]

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Old Colleagues News – October #2 2016

Its been a terrible few weeks for the Colleagues and our deepest sympathies go out to the families and friends of  the late Bruce Hudson (1958-59) Julian Gregory (1976-77) Adam O’Reagan (1991-1994) and last Thursday 20th October, Jeremy Ingall (1981-82). VALE Adam O’Reagan Adam played for the Colleagues in the early 90’s. During this time […]

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