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The Old Diocesans Union, in partnership with Citadel have launched an exciting new initiative - The Invest in our Future Foundation. More...

It's just less than a month to go for the long-awaited Bishops Community Week - book your tickets before it's too late! More...

The 2021 AGM has been set for Wednesday 6th October from 5pm (CAT) in the Woodlands Pavilion. More...

Congratulations to OD Nicholai Smith on being selected for the Italian national cricket squad for the upcoming European … More...

The inaugural golf match between the ODU and the UK alumni branches of Michaelhouse and Hilton took place on 18th Septem… More...

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ODs Around the World

The UK OD golfers took on the Old Haileyburians for the fourth annual derby. Trailing at the start, we lost this match as well and face next year with the daunting task of restorin… More...

Award-winning music composer, Grant McLachlan featured on a BBC Radio 4 programme recently. Listen to the broadcast here… More...

Greg Mills (1979O) reports on the NATO troops that prepare to leave Afghanistan in the face of a Taliban surge. More...

OD Chris Savage (1976G) has joined forces with other agency and industry leaders to promote the uptake of the AstraZenec… More...

Dugald MacDonald (2005S) and Pete Husemeyer (2005S) have developed ball-tracking technology to empower rugby officials t… More...

Branch News

The inaugural golf match between the ODU and the UK alumni branches of Michaelhouse and Hilton took place on 18th September at Silvermere Golf Club, R… More...

A supremely enjoyable 2021 UK dinner was held where noise and camaraderie in equal parts testified to amount of pent-up energy just waiting to get out… More...

The UK OD golfers took on the Old Haileyburians for the fourth annual derby. Trailing at the start, we lost this match as well and face next year with… More...

Reunions & Friends

A great OD drinks event was hosted in Hong Kong on Friday, 28 May. More...

1991 - 20 year reunion

The class of 1991 30 year reunion has had to be postponed. A note from the 30-year reunion committee. More...

On Monday, March 1st, the 1954 Matric Class held a world-wide Zoom reunion with classmates from South Africa, England, Canada and Australia joining th… More...

Passing of Friends

Wade had passed away on Tuesday 17th August 2021 from pancreatic cancer. More...

David Aldred passed away on Friday 6th August 2021. More...

Graeme William Cecil Bevan passed away peacefully on 6 August 2021 More...

Liebie, surrounded by his children and grandchildren, passed away at 2.00am on Thursday 29 July. More...

We are deeply saddened to report the passing of Werner Koster, father of Graeme Koster, to covid-related illness. More...

Giving Back

The Old Diocesans Union, in partnership with Citadel have launched an exciting new initiative - The Invest in our Future Foundation. More...

GlobalGiving is a nonprofit that supports other nonprofits around the world. VUSA has applied to become a GlobalGiving partner and has reached the fin… More...

VUSA coaches participated in the Ubumbo netball sanitary drive on national women's day, supporting young women in the Langa community. More...

ODU Event News

The Old Diocesans Union, in partnership with Citadel have launched an exciting new initiative - The Invest in our Future Foundation. More...

It's just less than a month to go for the long-awaited Bishops Community Week - book your tickets before it's too late! More...

A supremely enjoyable 2021 UK dinner was held where noise and camaraderie in equal parts testified to amount of pent-up energy just waiting to get out… More...

School News

One of the tragedies of Covid has been the loss of school sport. Today we were privileged to watch two teams of schoolboy rugby players fearlessly exp… More...

Premier Interschools brings you the best SA schools rugby derbies live! More...

Andrew Stokker & Russell Drury are tackling the Transbaviaans MTB challenge and hoping to raise funds for Cupcakes of Hope whilst doing so.  More...

Heritage: Archives & History

Our heartiest congratulations to the School Archivist, Dr Paul Murray, who has been awarded the Colenso Visitorship to St John's College, Cambridge fo… More...

1966 Senior surfing team. Left to right: Peter Whipp; Mike Godfrey; Edward Godfrey and Piers Pittard

The first ever Cape Province Interschool's Surfing contest in 1966. More...

Luke Scott's Design, built by Naumann Construction.

This photograph was taken this morning. The way it has been designed, and built, make The Mitre one of the school's iconic structures. More...

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