Despite family and professional obligations, many had travelled far to be there on the night, most notably Amarash Dayanandan (Perth), Michele Mc Grady (Melbourne), Leonora Anderson (Melbourne), Rebecca Mair (Tamworth), Matt Watts (Tuncurry), Joanna Holland (Merewether) and Libby Brindley (Newcastle).
A jazz trio (formed from three members of 1990s acid jazz charting band Directions In Groove) provided a chilled soundscape as we reconnected with faces not seen for 10 years.
All are encouraged to tell others that there is continuing enthusiasm to revisit the University and to see again men and women whom we first met as freshmen in 1943. Linking our meetings to the splendid exhibitions, concerts and lectures which are part of the University calendar can be an added attraction .
Medical graduates of 1946 celebrated their 63rd reunion luncheon overlooking the beautifully manicured fairways of Concord Golf Club on Friday 25th September.
The 61st anniversary is not like the 50th, or even the 60th .