#GreenWynberg: Tapping the Sun with the Solaris Energy Pole

Monday 4 December 2017: WBHS is proud to partner with the University of the Western Cape and Lumière Technologies as the first African school to take steps to harvest the energy of the sun, stored to locally-produced Li-ion batteries. With the roll-out potential to power LED lighting, security cameras, Bluetooth speakers, and WiFi hotspots around the […]

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Firmamentum Ludi – 2017 Reflections on Littlewood Boarding House

5 December 2017: At Littlewood Boarding House we hold great store in our position as the backbone of the school, our adopted motto Firmamentum Ludi infers a foundation of school support, with 2017 seeing our Littlewood boarders once again setting the standard and tone for Wynberg Boys’ High. Hostel head prefect 2017, Abenathi Botha, along […]

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WBHS Grade 10 Challenge – Cederberg Here We Come!

Sunday 19 November 2017: the early morning promise of a hot Cape Town day, and even hotter days ahead in the Cederberg, did little to melt the excitement as the Grade 10 Group A readied to depart on the annual twelve-day Wynberg Grade 10 Challenge. The Challenge is a learning experience emphasizing choices and decision making, something each boy must […]

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Thank You, Eric Lefson, an ‘Undoubted Legend’ of Wynberg

Thursday 9 November 2017: a crowd of the who’s who of 21st century Wynberg Cricket gathered at the Bill Bowden Pavilion to honour outgoing coach Eric Lefson for his outstanding contribution to Wynberg Boys’ High School over his 18 seasons at the helm of the 1st XI. Master of Ceremonies for the evening, Wynberg Old […]

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Wynberg Sports Roundup, Week Ending 3 November

Friday 3 November 2017: With the year-end exams around the corner, this weekend heralds the end of most Term 4 sporting fixtures. Only cricket continues for one week beyond SACS with the Stayers playing matches vs Paarl Boys’ on 11  November. While your sons will be hitting the books with vengeance next week, it would be […]

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Wynberg’s Highland Gathering – Kilts & Celts on the Hawthornden!

Following months of preparations, the Wynberg Highland Gathering took place on Saturday 14th October 2017. This annual event has evolved from a very small solo piping competition in the Nausbaum in 2015, to a mini band and highland dancing competition at the John Baxter theatre in 2016, to a full highland gathering with pipe bands, […]

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Sunset Concert Warms a Wintry Spring Sunday

Sunday 15 October 2017: Wynberg staged another wonderful Sunset Concert notwithstanding the whimsy of the weather prompting us to retreat to the shelter of the hall, rather than brave the uncertain elements. With picturesque photos of sunset flanking the stage, the audience was treated to the best of Wynberg’s bands. Under the new directorship of […]

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Wynberg Sports Roundup, Tours & Fixtures

Friday 13 October 2017: Six Wynberg sports teams traveled to various festivals and tournaments around the country over the recent school holidays. The U14A cricket side had were unbeaten at the Hilton Festival, as were the Stayers’ XI at the Oakhill Festival in Knysna. The U15A and 1st XI sides lost 2 and won 2 […]

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Wynberg Heritage: Littlewood Boarding House Diamond Anniversary

  Saturday 7 October 2017, sixty years to the day that Wynberg’s ‘new’ boarding house was officially opened. Under the Headship of Mr WE ‘Bill’ Bowden the 1950s had seen dramatic upgrades to the facilities and grounds at Wynberg: from 1952 to1954 the single-storey school had become a double-storey, the quad surrounded by eighteen classrooms […]

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Culture & Sport: Colours, Blues, Honours, and Special Awards 2017

Friday 22 September 2017: Our annual Awards Ceremony was held in the Clegg Hall, recognising achievements and excellence by our Wynberg Men in the areas of Culture & Sport. Click to view the photographs of the trophy winners and the Honours award recipients. Our congratulations to all, your commitment across our Four Pillars of Culture, Sport, Academics and […]

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