Engagements, Marriages and Births – May 2018

May 6, 2018

Our SPC community has plenty of exciting news to share:


  • Old Collegian Joel Banks (SPC 2000-05) is happily engaged to Erin Murphy, formerly from Albury/Wodonga. Joel, an agribusiness executive with the Commonwealth Bank in Ballarat and Erin, a PE teacher and Head of house/Learning specialist at Phoenix- College, are planning to marry on December 8 and became engaged on November 7. Congratulations to the happy couple!


  • Gavin Webb (current staff) and Holly on the safe arrival of Jonty Lyall, who was born on May 4.

  • Paul Beseler (SPC 1990-95)- and wife Prue welcomed the arrival of Ivy Lucile, pictured above,- on April 13, a little sister for Max.

  • Caitlin Bennett (current staff) and husband Chris Cummings welcomed Jimmy Chris Leo on April- 5, a little brother for Harry and Ivy (dec).

  • Matthew Yates (SPC 1996-2000, PY2001) and wife Rhiannon welcomed a son, Max Benjamin on March 28.

  • Ben Prendergast (SPC 1999-2004) and wife Melinda, along with big brother Patrick, welcomed the safe arrival of Genevieve Joy on March 25.

Please contact the College’s Alumni and Foundation Officer Lorrie Liston on 5322 4442 or email lliston@stpats.vic.edu.au if you have some exciting news that you would like to share for future inclusion in the e-newsletter.