GN summer 2019


GN summer 2019 is out now. This special edition celebrates Brisbane Grammar School's 150-year anniversary. Read the edition online here.

A six-page feature takes a look at some of the BGS community members who achieved extraordinary things across a wide variety of fields (pages 16–21). Read a fantastic story on Australia’s oldest and longest-serving practising registered teacher, Don Barrett, who retired following a 67-year career in education (pages 28–29). Student stories focus on a trip to NASA headquarters in Houston (page 31), a world-class fencer (page 32) and up-and-coming racing drivers (page 33).

An Old Boy feature looks at the career of a physiotherapist who has worked with everyone from Marvel superheroes to NBA players (page 40). The incredible philanthropy of our community is also on display in this edition. Read about the generosity of the BGS P&F (page 26), the impact of a BGS bursary (page 43) and a wonderful gift of art (page 45).