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TGS Kings of Chess

International Chess Master and professional player, Gary Lane will share his skills and knowledge at a Toowoomba Grammar School Chess Clinic over the next three days (April 14-16). Mr Lane has won the Commonwealth Chess Championship and represented Australia at several Chess Olympiads. He is the author of over thirty chess books and has arrived at TGS after just playing in the premier division of the Doeberl Cup, ‘The Australian Chess Grand Prix’. Mr Lane will provide expert advice on chess strategy and gameplay, will share his international level experience and will provide advise and mentorship about the challenges and stress associated with high-level competitive play. Mr Lane will personally play every student at the clinic over a series of simultaneous matches. These games will be a highlight of the students’ chess experiences. The Chess Clinic is an annual event to prepare Toowoomba Grammar School students for the approaching GPS Chess season which is held in Term 2. The clinic […]

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146 Not Out at TGS

The history of cricket at Toowoomba Grammar School has been showcased in an epic two volume book lovingly...

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About the Headmaster, Dr John Kinniburgh

Dr John Kinniburgh was raised in Gunnedah in north-west NSW and this regional upbringing provided a...

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Changing of the Guard at TGS

Toowoomba Grammar School is excited to introduce our sixteenth Headmaster, Dr John Kinniburgh to Toowoomba...

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Ready for a New Challenge

Toowoomba Grammar School incoming Headmaster, Dr John Kinniburgh commences in January 2021. You can...

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Farewell to Headmaster, Mr Peter Hauser

Toowoomba Grammar School’s fifteenth Headmaster, Mr Peter Hauser, will step down from his position...

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TGS Named Microsoft Gold School

We are excited to announce that Toowoomba Grammar School has been officially recognised as one of only...

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How Boys Are Heard

A Toowoomba Grammar School teacher has received international acclaim for his research project about...

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Curious Creatures and Wild Minds at TGS

Toowoomba Grammar School came alive with colour and festivity on Thursday, 27 August, as not only the...

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Checkmate for Toowoomba Grammar School

Toowoomba Grammar School has taken out the Toowoomba District Secondary School Team Chess Championship...

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