Following in the footsteps of the British and Irish Lions
Gowerton school’s senior rugby, hockey and netball teams set off for their sixth tour to the southern hemisphere on Monday July 22nd and return three weeks later on Sunday 11th August.
The party of 46 students and 6 staff will be playing fixtures in Hong Kong, Sydney (twice), Tamworth (NSW) and Brisbane. They will also be snorkelling at the Great Barrier Reef, jetboating in Sydney harbour, white water rafting on the Barron river and visiting Australia Zoo and Underwater World while they are in Queensland.
When they are in Australia the students will be hosted by Mater Maria Catholic College, Newington College (boys), Ascham College (girls) all in Sydney, Calrossy Anglican School (Tamworth, NSW) and Matthew Flinders Anglican College (Brisbane).
In the photo are;
Back row (left to right): Sian Jenkins, Miss E. Rushworth, Mr. D. Long, Mr. M. Lewis, Mr. A. Walters, Mr. D. Mason, Miss E. Jeffreys.
Middle row (left to right): Jayde Anderson, Evie Powe, Keelan Giles, Morgan Curtis, Dylan Treharne, Rhodri Tyrrell, Lewis Macdermott, Scott Smith, Rhys Cherry, Ethan Hopkins, Marcus Besley, Tom Froom, Steffan Gibbon, Sam Grunhut, Richard Keefe, Joel Young, Shane Harris, Jack Cambriani, Tom Wallace, Alex Freeman, Callum Macdermott, Molly Kabia, Gemma Evans, Elaine Tucker.
Seated (left to right): Hannah Williams, Hannah Breeze-Jones, Julia Hughes, Emma Kieft, Nia Devonald, Rachel Walsh, Ailsa Howells, Laura Baker, Kira Button, Tom Wedlake, Mr. P. Harrison, Rob James, Bethany Davies, Brittany Jenkins, Jade Meredith, Bethan Rees, Katy Baran, Georgia Davies, Jessica Rees, Alycia Carpanini, Sarah Wedlake.