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The CCOBA organises a number of events each year in Canterbury, around the country and globally. Please subscribe to the e-Quad to be kept up to date. In addition, we often participate in wider events organised by College.

Reunion Weekend Held at the end of Sports Week
Includes 20, 30, 50, 60 and 70 Years On groups
  • 20 Years On - 1998-2002
  • 30 Years On - 1988-1992
  • 50 Years On - 1968-1972
  • 60 Years On - 1958-1962
  • 70 Years On - 1948-1952
Date: 23-25 February 2018
1st XV Rugby

Held at the time of the College v Christchurch Boys’ High School match. 25 and 50 Years On

Date: Thursday 31 May 2018, 2.40pm on Upper

40 Years On For those who started at College 40 years ago attending College between 1978 and 1982.

Date: 31 August - 2 September 2018

Gentlemen’s Lunch An annual lunch for our older Old Boys, incorporating 65 and 75 Years On groups.

Date: Wednesday 24 October 2018

Young Old Boys A new event for our younger Old Boys, those under 30.

Date: Thursday 16 November 2017

Branch events

The Association has a number of branches located throughout New Zealand, Australia and beyond including London, Singapore and Hong Kong

  • Christchurch Long Lunch - Friday 8 December
  • Wairarapa & Wellington - Saturday 27 January

Annual sporting fixtures include golf, hockey and tennis. We also place events around the time of major College fixtures such as the Boys’ High game


Reaching out to groups within our wider community
The College Tuis is a good example of this, being our group for gay, bi and transgender old boys

  • Past and Current Long Serving Staff Event - Monday 4 December
  • Farewell Drinks for BDL - RSA - Friday 10 November

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