Grammar News is a bi-annual print publication that highlights significant events of our students and wider community. Hear the voices and read the experiences that make the BGS journey exciting for students, staff, volunteers and alumni. The latest, and past editions, of Grammar News can be read online or if you wish to receive a printed copy please email us.
Diversity is fundamental to a Brisbane Grammar School education.
Grammar News winter 2019 includes an eight-page feature (pages 14-21) that looks at how diversity, in its various forms, has played and continues to play a vital role at BGS. Read an inspiring story on the Ngo family (pages 16-17), who came to Australia as refugees and have become a true Australian success story.
A story on Indigenous BGS Old Boy Dean Parkin ’98 (pages 18-19) showcases his work in Closing the Gap. Profoundly vision-impaired student Joshua Wood and his family tell their story in this edition (pages 20-21) and reveal how inclusivity has enabled Joshua to succeed at BGS.
This edition of Grammar News also examines the academic outcomes of our newest Old Boys, the Class of 2018 (pages 12-13); catches up with five BGS Old Boys who created a charity to feed the homeless and disadvantaged in Brisbane (pages 30-31); and two terrific philanthropy stories (pages 32-35).