Wynberg 175: A Musical Celebration – From an Acorn to an Oak Tree

  Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: A Wynberg Boys’ Musical Collaboration like never before! Please join us for Wynberg’s premier Musical event of 2016: a unique orchestral and choral collaboration of the vocal and instrumental talents of our Wynberg pupils and Old Boys. Based on the book of the schools “Brothers in an Endless Chain” this concert will […]

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Wynberg / Grey Weekend: How the Tradition Began in 1996

Thursday 12 May 2016: 05h30 and the first buses leave the Wynberg Boys’ Schools for Grey High School and the annual Wynberg / Grey Weekend. Excitement has built solidly toward this tour, one of the highlights of the school year, where two of South Africa’s most prestigious boys’ schools meet in competition. Wynberg’s 175th year marks […]

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20th Anniversary Wynberg / Grey Weekend: All the Fixtures

Wednesday 11 May 2016: A message from Mr. Jan de Waal, Headmaster Wynberg Boys’ High School: Twenty years ago the Headmasters of Wynberg Boys’ High School and Grey High agreed to hold a Derby between the two schools, and bar one rained out year, the event has become an annual highlight of the Schools’ calendars. […]

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Old Boy Theodore Yach completes his 100th Robben Island Crossing

Tuesday 22 March 2016: an incredible morning as Cape Town’s legendary open-water swimmer and proud Wynberg Old Boy, Theodore Yach, swam into the record books by completing an unprecedented 100 Robben Island crossings. Accompanied in the water over the 10,4 km distance between the Island and Three Anchor Bay by swimmers Toni Enderli, Kieron Palframan, […]

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Wynberg 175: Official Launch of Walkway & Book

Wednesday evening’s Book Launch was a huge occasion. The Jowell Quad and Fish Bowl were packed with parents, Old Boys (from 2015 through to the Class of 1938!), supporters and dignitaries. Head Boys from across the generations shared common memories and the one could almost touch the joyful atmosphere amongst the laughter. With speeches from […]

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Launch of the Wynberg Boys’ 175th Anniversary Book

The much-anticipated coffee-table book, a heritage printed milestone in celebration of the Wynberg Boys’ Schools’ 175th anniversary is now available for purchase at R495,00 per copy. Written by Neil Veitch, this proud record of our 175 years is substantial and filled with fresh insights into the history and lives of Wynberg Men. With a presentation […]

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Wynberg 175: Boutique Concert – Story & Photos

Wynberg 175 Launch Week: Boutique Concert, Wednesday 3 February 2016 Wednesday saw a thrilling collaborative musical effort take place between both the Wynberg Boy’s High and Junior Schools. First in a series of boutique music concerts scheduled for 2016, the evening, hosted by the welcoming Junior School campus, featured both old boys and current students […]

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Wynberg 175: Street Parade & Special Assembly, Photos & Story

Wynberg 175 Launch Week:, Monday 1 February, Street Parade and Special Assembly Wynberg’s newly established Pipe Band led a party of staff and boys from both Wynberg’s Junior and High Schools on a march through the streets of Wynberg. The route was chosen to include each of the four sites that the Wynberg Schools have […]

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Wynberg 175: Blessing Service & Tree Planting

Wynberg 175 Launch Week: Blessing Service & Tree Planting, Saturday 30 January 2016 Wynberg Boys’ Junior School hosted an intimate and moving early morning service to officially launch the Schools’ 175th anniversary year. The Heads of the four Wynberg Campus Schools were joined by representatives of the Wynberg Old Boys’ Union, the Boys’ High and […]

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