On Saturday 25 April 2020, Anzac Day was celebrated much differently with no community gatherings permitted. Our community managed to find new ways to pay their respect to those who have served our nation, with many up at dawn to participate in a virtual dawn service and hear the sound of the last post echoed through the suburbs.
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The Ray Vincent Lunch was held in Burbury House on Friday 15 November 2019 where we welcomed 70 Old Boys and special guests.
On Thursday 31 October the 2019 Leavers’ Luncheon was held in Burbury House where the Year 12 students were welcomed as Hutchins Old Boys.
We are currently gathering names for a new cricket honour board, intended to record Hutchins First XI captains and the winners of the Butler Awards for batting and bowling averages for each year since their inception in 1912.
On Friday 27 September 2019, 130 Hutchins boys and their fathers, grandfathers, uncles, and mentors gathered in Burbury House for the Prefects’ AFL Grand Final Breakfast.
At the Anniversary Lunch held in Burbury House on Friday 9 August 2019, the Hutchins School Old Boys’ Association unveiled the Hutchins Lion which is a posthumous award given to honour an Old Boy who has excelled in his chosen field of endeavour.
Nominations for the Young Alumni Award and Ivied Tower Award for 2019 are now open. These awards recognises Alumni who have made a significant achievement in their chosen field of endeavour – arts, sport, business or community service. Visit the Young Alumni Awards page and Ivied Tower Awards page to nominate.
The 2019 SB20 Tasmanian Championship wrapped up with a really successful regatta for both Hutchins School crews on the Murray Jones and the Warwick Dean, finishing one point apart in 9th and 10th respectively in the overall fleet and 1st and 2nd in the youth category.
The Headmaster Dr Rob McEwan, Chaplain Rev Dr Lee Weissel and the Director of Advancement, Mr John Groom (’86) attended this year’s Hutchins Old Boys’ Lodge Commencement Lunch at Burbury House on Wednesday 6 February.
Today the 2018 Leavers Luncheon was held in Burbury House, where the Year 12 students were welcomed as Hutchins Old Boys.