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 2022the Class of 1972 will be welcomed into the folds of the University as they celebrate the 50th anniversary of their graduation in a special Golden Jubilee event.

As part of your Golden Jubilee celebration, we invite you to participate in a re-enactment of your graduation ceremony in Bonython Hall. Just like the first time, the class of 1972 will don academic dress and celebrate their accomplishments with family and friends. Following the ceremony, a light lunch and campus tours will take place. 

The deadline to register has been extended to Friday 30 September 2022, please register to secure your spot. 

Please submit your biography form, even if you are unable to attend, as soon as possible. Submissions will form the Golden Jubilee Digital Commemorative book, which will be distributed after the event. The closing date for submissions has been extended to be Wednesday 14 September 2022

Registration

Please register before Friday 30 September 2022 to secure your spot. 

 

Program and Tours

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the conferral of your degree, we have an exciting program of activities planned for your special day.

1972 commemoration book

A digital commemorative book, including photographs and short biographies of 1972 graduates, will be prepared for your reunion. Please complete the Biography form by Wednesday 14 September 2022.

Complete biography form

Help us find lost alumni

Over the years, we have lost contact with some of your fellow graduates. We would value your help in locating the alumni listed on the lost alumni list, so that we can reunite you with as many of your classmates as possible at the event.

View 1972 lost list

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. Will you join your classmates and make a gift today?

Donate to the 1972 class gift

Update your details

Are you from the class of 1972, but haven't yet received 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. 

Update your details

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.

  • 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.