First 5 Years Reunion

James Hargest High School

First 5 Years Reunion - students of 1958 to 1962

 To be held at James Hargest College, 22-23 February 2013


In February 2013 it will be 55 years since James Hargest High School opened its doors to 60 third formers.  By 1962 there were approximately 800 pupils, and a reunion of these 'foundation years' pupils and staff is planned for the 22nd and 23rd of February 2013.




Friday 22 February


Registration opens in the lobby of the Assembly Hall


Mix and mingle in the Assembly Hall; finger food provided. A cash bar will be open.



Saturday 23 February


Guided tours of the school




Year photos


Memories Are Made of This!

Everybody participates and a couple of hours of hilarity is assured.  Sharpen your memory, and be prepared with an anecdote or funny story from your school days.


Barbeque tea - partners welcome.  More opportunities to reminisce and enjoy old, new and rediscovered friends.  Entertainment we know you will enjoy.  Cash Bar.



Sunday 24 February


No planned events - a great opportunity to arrange individual activities with your former schoolmates. 


Costs:             $80.00 per person for full attendance

                        $20.00 per partner on Saturday night



Any surplus funds will be donated to the school - details to be provided at the reunion.


Registrations are now open - for details please contact


Hilary Finnie        

Carole Lucka                 182 Racecourse Road, Invercargill  9819


Registrations close 7 February 2013