Old Johnians’ Weekend – 2017

The 3rd Annual Old Johnians’ Weekend is being held on Saturday 7th October.

Don your retro choc and gold and bring the whole family! The festivities kick off at midday on Saturday at our revamped Old Johnians’ Weekend Sports Day at the UQ Clubhouse.

Day Program (UQ Clubhouse):

  • 12.00pm:
    The Vice Presidents’ Welcome (by Robbie Magell, Bronte Lynch and Cameron Mana)
  • 12.30pm:
    RUGBY 7s: 4th/5th years take on the 6th/7th years
  • 1.00pm:
    FOOTBALL: St John’s Men’s 1st XI vs. St Leo’s 1st XI
  • 2.00pm:
    FOOTBALL: St John’s Ladies’s 1st XI vs. The Women’s College 1st XI
  • 3.00pm:
    RUGBY: St John’s 1st XV vs. St Leo’s 1st XV

Food & Beverages

The Rugby Club will be running a bar until 5.00pm.

The St John’s Student Club Community Service Committee will be running a ‘Big ol’ BBQ’ all afternoon.

At the conclusion of the sporting events, Old Johnians are invited back to the St John’s College Buttery Bar for an evening of activities.

Night Program (Buttery Bar):

  • 5.00pm:
    Join us in front of the Chapel for canapes and refreshments accompanied by a proliferation of Jabba talent
  • 5.30pm:
    The Warden’s Welcome (by Reverend Professor Rodney Wolff)
  • 5.35pm:
    The President’s Welcome (by Tristan Heiner)
  • 6.00pm – 11.00pm:
    The College Bar will be open and Who is John? will be playing in the JCR

There will be fencing between Twick and Annexe for a full alfresco Buttery experience!

The St John’s Student Club Community Service Committee will be running another ‘Big ol’ BBQ’ during the evening.

Join us and experience St John’s community spirit in full flight!