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Albert Edgar Solomon (7 March 1876 – 5 October 1914) was an Australian politician.
Allan Robert Taylor AM (23 August 1941 – 19 June 2007) was an Australian diplomat, who is best known for his service as Director-General of the Australian Secret Intelligence Service from 1998 to 2003.
The Anglican Church of Australia is a Christian church in Australia and an autonomous province of the Anglican Communion.
The Anglican Diocese of Tasmania includes the entire Tasmanian archipelago and is an extraprovincial diocese of the Anglican Church of Australia.
Anglicanism is a Western Christian tradition that evolved out of the practices, liturgy and identity of the Church of England following the Protestant Reformation.
Sir Walter Angus Bethune (10 September 1908 – 22 August 2004) was an Australian politician and member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly.
Arthur Anderson (1860 – 5 May 1915) was an Australian politician.
Arthur James Beck (8 July 1892 – 28 November 1965) was an Australian politician.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) is the national auditor for the Parliament of Australia and Government of Australia.
The Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) is Australia's national security agency responsible for the protection of the country and its citizens from espionage, sabotage, acts of foreign interference, politically motivated violence, attacks on the Australian defence system, and terrorism.
Sir Barry Blyth Holloway, KBE (26 September 193416 January 2013), Radio New Zealand International, 17 January 2013 was an Australian-born Papua New Guinean politician.
Basil Holmes 'Jika' Travers,, (7 July 1919 – 18 December 1998) was an Australian sportsman and educator who played in the England national rugby union team and played first-class cricket with Oxford University.
The Bibra family was one of the leading Uradel (ancient noble) families in Franconia (northern part of Bavaria) and present day Thuringia from the mid-15th century to about 1600.
A boarding school provides education for pupils who live on the premises, as opposed to a day school.
Robert Reginald Cheek (born 13 May 1944 in Launceston, Tasmania) was leader of the Opposition Tasmanian Liberal Party from 20 August 2001 until he lost his seat in the July 2002 election.
Cyril Frederick 'Bob' Danvers-Walker (11 October 190617 May 1990) was an English radio and newsreel announcer best known as the offscreen voice of Pathé News cinema newsreels during World War II and for many years afterwards.
Brad Green (born 13 March 1981) is a former Australian rules football player and current North Melbourne development coach.
Brian Roper Archer (21 August 192910 March 2013) was an Australian Senator who represented the Liberal Party for the state of Tasmania.
Brian Roe (27 January 1939 – 27 June 2014) was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket for Somerset between 1957 and 1966.
Burford Sampson DSO (30 March 1882 – 5 June 1959) was an Australian politician and soldier.
Campbell Kevin Thomas Newman (born 12 August 1963) is a former Australian politician who served as the 38th Premier of Queensland from 26 March 2012 to 14 February 2015.
The Carlton Football Club, nicknamed the Blues, is a professional Australian rules football club based in Melbourne, Victoria.
Cecil Emerson Barron Muschamp (16 June 1902 - 28 September 1984) was an Anglican bishop in the third quarter of the 20th century.
Charles Balfour Marcus Fenton (17 January 1912 – 12 June 2009) was an Australian politician.
Charterhouse is an independent day and boarding school in Godalming, Surrey.
Christ College is the oldest tertiary institution in Australia and is a residential college of the University of Tasmania.
Claude William Rock (9 June 1863 – 27 July 1950) was an Australian schoolmaster and a cricketer who played first-class cricket for Cambridge University, Tasmania and other amateur teams between 1884 and 1893.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
Cyril St Clair Cameron (5 December 1857 – 22 December 1941) was an Australian soldier and politician.
David Clarence Boon MBE (born 29 December 1960) is a former Australian cricketer whose international playing career spanned the years 1984–1996.
David Lean (David Francis Lean; born 22 August 1935 in Tasmania) was an Australian athlete who competed mainly in the 440-yard hurdles and 4 × 440-yard relay.
David Macpherson (born 3 July 1967 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia) is a former professional male tennis player on the ATP Tour.
William David Hair McCall (born 1940) is a retired Australian Anglican bishop.
David Ronald de Mey Warren (20 March 192519 July 2010) was an Australian scientist, best known for inventing and developing the flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder (also known as FDR, CVR, and "the black box").
David John Wordsworth (born 9 June 1930) is a former Australian politician who was a Liberal Party member of the Legislative Council of Western Australia from 1971 to 1993.
A day school—as opposed to a boarding school—is an educational institution where children (or high school age adolescents) are given instruction during the day, after which the students return to their homes.
Sir (Norman Henry) Denham Henty, KBE (13 October 1903 – 9 May 1978) was an Australian politician.
Derek Ashworth Denton (born 27 May 1924) is an Australian scientist known for his research exploring the nature of consciousness in animals.
Donald Henry Kay AM (born 25 January 1933, Smithton, Tasmania) is an Australian classical composer.
East Launceston is an Australian suburb of Launceston, Tasmania.
The education system in Tasmania comprises two tertiary education institutions; the government run K-12 schooling system, and numerous independent private schools and colleges, most of which are controlled or sponsored by religious organisations.
Elizabeth Helen Blackburn, (born 26 November 1948) is an Australian-American Nobel laureate who is currently the President of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies.
Eric Russell Hutchinson (born 19 June 1965) is a former Australian politician who represented the Division of Lyons in the Australian House of Representatives from September 2013 to July 2016 as a member of the Liberal Party of Australia.
Eton College is an English independent boarding school for boys in Eton, Berkshire, near Windsor.
Ewan Charles Crawford, (born 8 April 1941) is an Australian judge and former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Tasmania.
A flight recorder is an electronic recording device placed in an aircraft for the purpose of facilitating the investigation of aviation accidents and incidents.
For the primary school of similar name see Fort Street Public School Fort Street High School is a co-educational, academically selective, public high school currently can be found at Petersham, an inner western suburb of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Francis Henry Foster (16 January 1888 – 31 May 1979) was an Australian politician.
Francis Russell Nixon (August 1803 – 7 April 1879) was the first Bishop of Tasmania.
Gabe Bell (born 3 July 1995) is an Australian cricketer.
Geelong Grammar School is an independent Anglican co-educational boarding and day school.
George John Bailey (born 7 September 1982) is an Australian cricketer, who was formerly the captain of the Australian T20I team and vice-captain of the Australian ODI team.
George David Challis (9 February 1891 – 15 July 1916) was an Australian rules footballer who played for Carlton in the Victorian Football League (VFL) during the early 1910s.
George Thomas Collins (10 May 1839 – 25 August 1926) was an Australian politician.
Guy Barnett (born 4 April 1962) is a Liberal Party member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly representing the Division of Lyons and Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier.
Sir Guy Stephen Montague Green, AC, KBE, CVO (born 26 July 1937) was the Governor of Tasmania from 1995 to 2003.
Harrow School is an independent boarding school for boys in Harrow, London, England.
Hedley James Wootton Wright (born 20 June 1953) is a former English cricketer.
Helen Morgan (August 2, 1900 – October 9, 1941) was an American singer and actress who worked in films and on the stage.
Sir Henry Yule Braddon (27 April 1863 – 8 September 1955) was an Australian diplomat, businessman and rugby union player who played for Otago, New South Wales and New Zealand.
Sir Wilmot Hudson Fysh, KBE, DFC (7 January 18956 April 1974) was an Australian aviator and businessman.
The Hutchins School is an Anglican, day and boarding school for boys from Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12.
The Independent Primary School Heads of Australia (IPSHA) formerly Junior School Heads Association of Australia (JSHAA), is an incorporated body representing the heads of independent primary schools in Australia.
An independent school is independent in its finances and governance; it is usually not dependent upon national or local government to finance its operations, nor reliant on taxpayer contributions, and is instead funded by a combination of tuition charges, donations, and in some cases the investment yield of an endowment.
Indira Naidoo (born 1968 in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa) is an Australian author, journalist and television presenter.
Jack Carington Smith (26 February 1908 – 19 March 1972) was an Australian artist from Launceston, Tasmania.
James Peter Faulkner (born 29 April 1990) is an Australian cricketer who plays for Tasmania.
Janie Finlay (née Dickenson) is an Australian politician.
Jeremy Page Rockliff (born 5 February 1970 in Devonport, Tasmania) has been a Liberal Party member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly in the Division of Braddon since the 2002 election.
Joseph Francis Wilson (27 September 1870 – 7 December 1912) was an Australian sportsman who was prominent during the late 19th century.
Sir John George Davies KCMG (17 February 1846 – 12 November 1913), generally known as (Sir) George Davies, was a Tasmanian politician, newspaper proprietor and first-class cricketer.
John Webster (c. 1580 – c. 1634) was an English Jacobean dramatist best known for his tragedies The White Devil and The Duchess of Malfi, which are often regarded as masterpieces of the early 17th-century English stage.
John William Israel (4 July 185030 May 1926) was Commonwealth Auditor-General for the Australian Government between 1902 and 1926.
John Youl (1932 – 27 September 2009) was an Australian motor racing driver, race track owner and prominent Tasmanian grazier.
Justin Boocock (born 24 April 1975 in Launceston) is an Australian slalom canoeist who competed at the international level from 1990 to 2004.
Launceston is a city in the north of Tasmania, Australia at the junction of the North Esk and South Esk rivers where they become the Tamar River (Kanamaluka).
Sir Laurence Rupert "Jim" McIntyre (22 June 191221 November 1981) was an Australian public servant and diplomat.
The Leader of the Opposition in Tasmania is the title of the leader of the largest minority party in the state lower house, the Tasmanian House of Assembly.
Sir Lindesay Clark (7 January 18963 January 1986) was a renowned Australian mining engineer and company director.
The Australian Ambassador to China is an officer of the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the head of the Embassy of the Commonwealth of Australia to the Peoples Republic of China (PRC).
This list includes notable boarding schools (where some or all people study and live during the school year) offering a curriculum in English and other languages.
The Fellowship of the Australian Academy of Science is made up of about 500 Australian scientists.
This is a list of schools in Tasmania.
The Lord Mayor of Brisbane is the head of the Brisbane City Council.
Mary Teston Luis Bell (3 December 1903 – 6 February 1979) was an Australian aviator and founding leader of the Women's Air Training Corps (WATC), a volunteer organisation that provided support to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) during World War II.
The Master of Education (M.Ed. or Ed.M.; Latin Magister Educationis or Educationis Magister) is a master's degree awarded by universities in many countries.
The Melbourne Football Club, nicknamed the Demons, is a professional Australian rules football club, playing in the Australian Football League (AFL).
Melbourne Grammar School is an independent, Anglican, day and boarding school predominantly for boys, located in South Yarra and Caulfield, suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Melbourne High School is a selective-entry state school for boys in years 9 to 12 located in the Melbourne suburb of South Yarra.
Mixed-sex education, also known as mixed-gender education, co-education or coeducation (abbreviated to co-ed or coed), is a system of education where males and females are educated together.
Mollie Holman, AO, FAA (18 June 1930 – 20 August 2010) was an Australian physiologist.
Mowbray is a suburb of Launceston in the Australian state of Tasmania and is the site of Mowbray Racecourse, home of the Launceston Cup.
Neil Maxwell Robson AM (5 July 1928 – 14 December 2013) was a Tasmanian member of parliament from 1976 to 1992.
Donald Norman Cameron (3 November 1851 – 17 February 1931) was an Australian politician.
North Sydney Boys High School is an academically selective, public high school for boys, located at Crows Nest in Sydney, Australia.
Oliver Spencer Heyward (16 March 1926 – 15 December 2003) was an Australian Anglican bishop.
The Order of Australia is an order of chivalry established on 14 February 1975 by Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia, to recognise Australian citizens and other persons for achievement or meritorious service.
The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations, and public service outside the Civil service.
Osaka International School of Kwansei Gakuin (OIS, 関西学院大学インターナショナルスクール) is a coeducational international school, located in Minoh, Osaka Prefecture, Japan.
Perth Modern School (colloquially known as Perth Mod) is an academically selective co-educational public high school located in Subiaco, an inner city suburb of Perth, Western Australia.
The Perth Scorchers are an Australian domestic Twenty20 cricket team representing Perth in the Big Bash League (BBL).
Peter Ian Faulkner (born 18 April 1960 in Launceston, Tasmania) is an Australian former first-class cricketer who played for Tasmania.
Peter Elliot Rae AO (born 24 September 1932, Launceston, Tasmania) was an Australian Senator who represented the Liberal Party for the state of Tasmania.
Peter Joshua Sculthorpe AO OBE (29 April 1929 – 8 August 2014) was an Australian composer.
Philippa Jane "Pip" Courtney is an Australian journalist and television presenter.
The Premier of Queensland is the head of government in the Australian state of Queensland.
The President of the Tasmanian Legislative Council is the presiding officer of the Council.
Private schools, also known to many as independent schools, non-governmental, privately funded, or non-state schools, are not administered by local, state or national governments.
Qantas Airways is the flag carrier of Australia and its largest airline by fleet size, international flights and international destinations.
Rafe Champion (born July 1945) is an Australian writer.
The Rajasthan Royals (often abbreviated as RR) are a cricket team in the Indian Premier League from the city of Jaipur.
Ralph Lindsay Harry (10 March 19177 October 2002) was one of Australia's pioneer diplomats and intelligence specialists.
Sir Raymond Alfred Ferrall, CBE (27 May 1906 – 1 June 2000) was an Australian businessman, journalist, author and cricketer.
The Rhodes Scholarship, named after the Anglo-South African mining magnate and politician Cecil John Rhodes, is an international postgraduate award for students to study at the University of Oxford.
Richard Gardiner Casey (17 December, 1846 – 25 April, 1919) was a politician in Queensland, Australia.
Richard Youl (December 3, 1821 – August 6, 1897) was an Australian coroner, surgeon, public servant and general practitioner.
Robson Rotation is a method of arranging the names of candidates on ballot papers in single transferable vote elections so as to eliminate any influence of the so-called "donkey vote".
Rochford John Devenish-Meares (born 23 March 1948) is a former Australian rules footballer who played with Hawthorn in the Victorian Football League (VFL) and Subiaco in the Western Australian National Football League (WANFL).
Ross Anthony Hart (born 4 June 1960) is an Australian politician.
Rugby School is a day and boarding co-educational independent school in Rugby, Warwickshire, England.
Ryan Lees (born 16 February 1994) is an Australian cricketer.
Scotch College is an independent Presbyterian day and boarding school for boys, located in Hawthorn, an inner-eastern suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Scotch Oakburn College is a coeducational, open entry, day and boarding school in Launceston, Tasmania, providing for students from Early Learning through to Year 12.
Sherborne Girls, formally known as Sherborne School for Girls, is an independent day and boarding school for girls.
Shrewsbury School is an English co-educational independent school for pupils aged 13 to 18 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, founded by Edward VI in 1552 by Royal Charter.
Simon John Arthur Youl (born 1 July 1965, in Symmons Plains, Tasmania) is a former professional tennis player from Australia.
The Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) is a hybrid-funded Australian public broadcasting radio, online, and television network.
The Sports Association of Tasmanian Independent Schools (SATIS) is a group of sixteen schools in Tasmania, Australia formed by AHISA Tasmania to conduct sporting competitions for member schools.
St Michael's Collegiate School, colloquially known as "Collegiate", is an independent, Anglican, day and boarding school for girls, located in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.
St Patrick's College is a coeducational Catholic secondary (7–12) college, located in Launceston, Tasmania.
St Paul's School is a selective independent school for boys aged 13–18, founded in 1509 by John Colet and located on a 43-acre (180,000m2) site by the River Thames, in Barnes, London.
Saint Peter's College (officially The Collegiate School of St Peter, but commonly known as SPSC, Sancti Petri Schola Collegiata, St Peter's or Saints) is an independent boys' school in the South Australian capital of Adelaide.
Stephen Arthur FitzGerald (born 1938) is a former Australian diplomat.
Sydney Boys High School, abbreviated as SBHS and colloquially called "Sydney Boys" or "High", is an academically selective public high school for boys located at Moore Park, New South Wales, a suburb within the City of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Established in 1883 and operated by the New South Wales Department of Education, as a school within the Port Jackson Education Area of the Sydney Region, the school has approximately 1,200 students from Years 7 to 12 — a number greater than most, if not all, other selective state schools — and is situated adjacent to its "sister school", Sydney Girls High School.
Thomas Joseph Ryan (1 July 1876 – 1 August 1921) was an Australian politician who served as Premier of Queensland from 1915 to 1919, as leader of the state Labor Party.
Tasmania (abbreviated as Tas and known colloquially as Tassie) is an island state of Australia.
Edward Arthur "Ted" Pickett, OAM (2 April 1909 – 29 January 2009) was a leading Australian sportsman of the twentieth century, playing representative cricket, Australian rules football, tennis, badminton, golf, billiards, snooker and athletics.
The Age is a daily newspaper that has been published in Melbourne, Australia, since 1854.
The Australian is a broadsheet newspaper published in Australia from Monday to Saturday each week since 14 July 1964.
The Barstow School is a secular, coeducational, independent preparatory school in southern Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
The King's School is a private, Anglican, day and boarding school for boys, located in North Parramatta in the western suburbs of Sydney.
Thomas Ian Francis "Tom" Triffitt (born 13 November 1990) is an Australian cricketer who has played for Tasmania, Western Australia, Hobart Hurricanes and the Perth Scorchers.
Anthony Maxwell Rundle AO (born 5 March 1939 in Scottsdale, Tasmania) was the Premier of the Australian State of Tasmania from 18 March 1996 to 14 September 1998.
The University of Oxford (formally The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.
The University of Tasmania (UTAS) is a public research university primarily located in Tasmania, Australia.
Sir Warren D'arcy McDonald KBE (23 December 1901 – 12 November 1965) was an Australian engineer, industrialist, soldier and banker.
Warwick Leslie Smith AM (born 13 May 1954) is an Australian politician, and was a Liberal member of the Australian House of Representatives from December 1984 to March 1993 and again from March 1996 to October 1998, representing the Division of Bass, Tasmania.
Wesley College is an independent, co-educational, non-selective day and boarding school in Melbourne, Australia.
Westminster Abbey Choir School is a boarding preparatory school for boys in Westminster, London and the only remaining choir school in the United Kingdom which exclusively educates choristers (i.e. that only choirboys attend the school).
William Hartnoll (17 April 1841 – 11 July 1932) was an Australian politician.
Winchester College is an independent boarding school for boys in the British public school tradition, situated in Winchester, Hampshire.
Xavier College is a Roman Catholic, day and boarding school predominantly for boys, founded in 1872 by the Society of Jesus, with its main campus located in Kew, an eastern suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.