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New life for Bishop Chambers House

From hospital to exam centre It was a hospital and a nursing home before becoming Trinity’s boarding house. Now Bishop Chambers House has begun its latest incarnation - as a dedicated examinations centre. The specially refurbished building had its full initiation during the Year 12 trial exams for both the HSC and the IB Diploma [...]

Cool head wins Comm Games medal for Sam

Sam Fricker managed to control his passionate, competitive nature and secure a coveted bronze medal with a high-stakes final dive at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. The 20-year-old Trinitarian admits he can become super excited in the heat of battle, and he was quick to praise his synchronised diving partner, the “super chilled” Chinese-born Australian [...]

Ollie grabs gold in a race for the ages

Ollie Hoare ran the race of his life to win the 1500m gold medal in Commonwealth Games record time, then dedicated his stirring achievement to his grandfather, who died last week. The 25-year-old Trinitarian ran down not one but two world champions in the final straight, lunging to victory in the last couple of strides. [...]

Ollie wins Comm Games 1500m heat – Fastest qualifier for final

Ollie Hoare was in sparkling form as he won his heat and secured a spot as the fastest qualifier for the Commonwealth Games 1500m final. The 25-year-old Trinitarian has a point to prove after missing out on a finals berth in the just-completed world championships in Oregon. He was all business as he quickly established [...]

Comm Games final for Rohan – Sixth place but oh so close to a medal

Rohan Browning has made his mark on the world stage, reaching the Commonwealth Games final in Birmingham only to finish sixth, just six hundredths of a second outside a medal. The 24-year-old Trinitarian finished a smart second in his semi-final behind defending champion Akani Simbini of South Africa, booking his place as the first Australian [...]

Trinitarian wins Comm Games sprint heat – Rohan Browning eyes 100m final

Rohan Browning has made a flying start to his Commonwealth Games campaign, winning his 100m heat in convincing style, and is determined to make it to Thursday’s final. The 24-year-old Trinitarian was the equal fourth fastest of the 27 qualifiers for the semi-finals as he won the penultimate of 10 heats in an impressive 10.10 [...]

Trinity’s Comm Games trio set to shine

Trinity’s triple treat of Tokyo Olympians – Ollie Hoare, Rohan Browning and Sam Fricker – are all set to strut their stuff at the Commonwealth Games beginning in Birmingham on Friday. The Trinity community following their exploits at home will have plenty of time to settle into Games viewing, however, before the three Trinitarians enter [...]

Water polo winners

Trinity’s red-hot reputation in water polo has been further enhanced by a swag of notable achievements. Three students have helped NSW to a national schools title, with one being named player of the tournament, another is about to compete on the world stage, and yet another has won a coveted US college scholarship. Three Year [...]

Ollie smashes mile record

Ollie Hoare is likely to start favourite for next month’s Commonwealth Games 1500m after smashing the Australian mile record in Norway. The Trinity old boy recorded 3.47:48 at the Diamond League meeting in Oslo, slashing 0.89 seconds off the mark set by Stewart McSweyn at the same venue last year. Ollie Hoare in action at [...]

Small gifts go a long way | Trinity Giving Day

Trinity's Giving Day establishes new Scholarship Trust to help those less advantaged attend the School. When Trinity announced its inaugural Giving Day, the School’s original 24-hour goal was to reach $250,000. Within four hours, our community had generously donated gifts that had surpassed our target to launch our new Scholarship Fund. Trinity Head Master, Tim [...]