Education

Rugby

Ipswich Grammar School has a tradition of excellence on the rugby field for more than 100 years. As a member of the GPS competition, IGS competes at the highest level of schoolboy rugby. With 15 teams competing each week, more than 300 boys are involved in the program. With an aim to improve fitness, skill and overall enjoyment of the game, IGS Rugby has worked hard with coaches to develop a seamless program as boys advance through the years.


The pinnacle of all IGS Rugby players is to be a member of the 1st XV. To wear the white jersey in representing this famous school is a moment all boys participating in rugby dream of...


Premierships
Ipswich Grammar has won 1stXV premierships in 1918, 1919, 1934, 1984, 1985, 1988, 1989, & 1993


Australian Representatives

Ipswich Grammar's Australian (Wallaby) representatives include; Eric Francis (1914), Alan Ware (1939-1942 & 1949), Barry Wright (1950-1953 & 1955), Ken Donald (1957-1959), David Wilson (1988-1997), Berrick Barnes (2007-2014), Rodney Davis (2011-2014), Izaak Rodda (2017)

Ipswich Grammar's Australian Schoolboy representatives include; Robert Charles (1985), Matthew Hood (1985), David Wilson (1985), Brett Plowman (1986), Peter Yeates (1986), Brad Bertwistle (1987), Scott Bligh (1989), Craig Polla-Mounter (1989 & 1990), Graham Hislop (1990), Tu Tamaru (1991 & 1992), Bill Solofa (1993), Dirk Gardner (1996), Paul Ross (1996), Wesley Doyle (2003), Brett Gillespie (2005), Daniel Linde (2005), Lagi Setu (2005), Albert Anae (2006), Rod Davies (2006), Robert Gray (2006), Kane Hollingsworth (2006), Kenneth Robertson (2008), Liam Law Aus A (2009), Kirisome Auva’a Aus A (2009), Blake Cullen Aus A (2010), Tautala Tasi Tasi Aus A (2011), Maile Ngaumo (2011), Daniel Preen Aus A (2012), Aaron Pleash (2012), Carlin Anderson Aus A (2013), Landon Hayes Aus A (2013), James Todd Aus A (2013), Izaak Rodda (2014), E Maafu (2015), T Wolske (2015), G Robertson (2015), Viliami Lea (2017)


Master in Charge

Mr Michael Abbott

mabbott@ipswichgrammar.com