1972 Golden Jubilee

Every year, we welcome back alumni to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their graduation at their Golden Jubilee.

On Wednesday 26 October 2022, the Class of 1972 were welcomed into the folds of the University as together we celebrated the 50th anniversary of their graduation in a special Golden Jubilee event.

1972 commemoration book

A digital commemorative book, including photographs and short biographies of 1972 graduates, has been prepared for your reunion and can be viewed here.

Commemorative book

Golden Jubilee photographs

View photographs from the ceremony and lunch. 

View 2022 photos

1972 class gift

First established by the Class of 1961, the Golden Jubilee class gift supports Augustus Short scholarships, which help high achieving students from rural or remote areas who face financial disadvantage. There is still time to join your classmates and make a gift.

Donate to the 1972 class gift

Update your details

Are you from the class of 1972, but didn't receive any information about your Golden Jubilee? It could be because we don't have your most up to date contact details. To ensure we can keep you informed about events and reunions, please update your details. 

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  • 2022 Golden Jubilee celebration

    On Wednesday 26 October 2022, the Class of 1972 were welcomed into the folds of the University as together we celebrated the 50th anniversary of their graduation in a special Golden Jubilee event. Just like the first time, the class of 1972 donned academic dress and celebrated their accomplishments with family and friends. Following the ceremony, guests enjoyed a light lunch and attended campus tours.

    All photos from the day are now available to view, share and download from Flickr and Facebook. For those who were unable to join us on the day, we hope you can still share in this special milestone through the 1972 Golden Jubilee video

  • 2021 Golden Jubilee celebration

    On Thursday 21 October 2021, both the classes of 1970 and 1971 were welcomed back to the University to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their graduation in a special Golden Jubilee reunion.

    Former graduates were reunited at Bonython Hall as friends reminisced on years gone by and shared cherished memories. For the Diploma graduates, this was their first time celebrating their graduation. Following the ceremony, guests enjoyed a light lunch and campus tours.

  • 2019 Golden Jubilee celebrations

    On Thursday 17 October 2019, the Class of 1969 were once again welcomed into the folds of the University as they celebrated the 50th anniversary of their graduation in a special Golden Jubilee event.

    Arts, Agricultural Science, Engineering, Economics, Law, Medicine, Music, Physiotherapy, Science, Pharmacy and Education graduates were re-united as friends reminisced on years gone by and shared cherished memories. For the Diploma graduates, this was their first time celebrating their graduation.

Interested in your Golden Jubilee?

If you would like to know more about your upcoming Golden Jubilee, please contact Alumni Relations or call +61 8 8313 5800. For 1973 graduates, please update your contact details so you don't miss out on the invitation.