The WCOBU provides past Waverley College students with a means of staying in touch through correspondence, functions and more.
The objectives of the Old Boys’ Union are to foster a bond of fellowship between Old Boys, promote the interests of the College and to support fundraising initiatives of the College.
Stay in touch online www.wcobu.com.au
The OBU website is a major networking resource, providing our members and associates with:
- The ability to search for and contact registered members anywhere in the world without revealing any personal information (including email addresses).
- An Old Boys’ Union Business Directory, providing our members with the opportunity to promote their business and search for other businesses.
- A messages bulletin board.
- A calendar of OBU and College events.
- Opportunities to participate in OBU activities, including reunions and recreational events.
- Up-to-date personal information.
- Photographs of alumni events around the world.
The information collected by the directory will enable the OBU to improve the level of service we provide to our members and all those interested in OBU activities, business networking and careers opportunities.
Please note that all personal details added by you to this secure directory (including your e-mail address) remain private and are only visible to you as the user and to the administrators of this site.
Once registered with the directory, a member has the ability to enter information about themselves, including an email address and password.
Old Boys' Union position holders
After the May Procession each year, the Waverley College Old Boys’ Union hold their Annual General Meeting, where planning for the year ahead is discussed and the election is held for a new Executive. The Executive team and Council for 2018/19 are:
President – Salvatore Riolo, Class of 2003
Vice President – Col Blake, Class of 1962
Treasurer – Peter Foley, Class of 1986
Secretary – Chris O’Sullivan, Class of 1965/66
Assistant Secretary – Peter Hannigan, Class of 1988
Warren Boyd 1961, Tony Coates 1970, Michael Dignam 1954, Terry Farley 1983, Brian Foster 1954, John Hilton 1965, Richard Jackson 1948, John Karas 1969, Craig Markham 1990, Brandon Perry 2002, Cooper Silk 1993, Bruce Whittet 1960
All Council meetings commence at 6.30pm and are held in the Grange Boardroom. Light Refreshments are served. These meetings are restricted to Council members only.
If a general member wishes to raise an issue to be discussed at a Council meeting, in the first instance he should contact the Secretary, Chris O’Sullivan, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Waverley College graduates are made life members with payment of a one-off fee of $300 which is billed in part-payments of $50 in each of the student’s Year 11 and Year 12 school accounts.
To request membership or change your membership details
Yearbook and Periodicals Archive
Waverley College Old Boys Union has recently completed a project to digitise our Yearbooks, Waverlians and Old Waverlians from 1905 to 2013. This archive is available to ex-students on the Old Boys’ Union website at https://wcobu.com.au/. You will need to register on the website if you have not already done so.
The College also provides an archive which can be accessed by non-students. The page is password protected.
To request access please email the Development Office at email@example.com.
Wavelength magazine is the official publication of the Old Boys’ Union. The magazine is mailed twice a year to all Old Boys who are registered on the OBU website. A digital edition can also be viewed on the OBU website.