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Patrick Rebakis
Oct 25, 2016

Notre Dame Prove Too Strong in Quest for the Holy Grail

Oct 25, 2016 by Patrick Rebakis

ACU and The University of Notre Dame squared off in the clash for the “Holy Grail” on Friday 21st October at Sydney University Sports & Aquatic Centre. The Holy Grail is an annual sporting event in a three sport mixed team format. It is designed to encourage closer relations between the two Catholic Universities, and for the students to engage in a health, sport and wellbeing representing their University in a competitive yet friendly environment. This year was the first time the event was t...


Patrick Rebakis
Oct 25, 2016

Ballarat claims first victory in The Inter-Campus Cup

Oct 25, 2016 by Patrick Rebakis

After a 13 year long drought, Ballarat finally claimed the St. Patrick V Aquinas Inter-Campus Cup! 90 students from the two Victorian campuses battled it out in a refreshed competition structure that involved mixed ultimate Frisbee, mixed netball, Men’s and Women’s AFL.  Melbourne had dominated the competition since the event’s inception but this year saw a change in the history books. The much smaller Ballarat Aquinas campus gave the Melbourne students a run for their money and something to...


Patrick Rebakis
Oct 25, 2016

Team ACU Takes it to Australian University Games

Oct 25, 2016 by Patrick Rebakis

During the last week of September a team 150 ACU students from across all campuses traveled across the Nullarbor for the annual event, Australian University Games (AUGs). This year, Perth played host to the event which involved a total of 6,000 students from 42 universities across Australia competing in 32 different sports. Team ACU brought their fighting spirit and took the competition to the best and biggest universities in Australia. Although Perth proved to be a challenge in terms of ge...