About the Thistlelonians:

The Thistlelonians was formed in 1994 to encompass the ex-students and staff of McKinnon High School/McKinnon Secondary College.

Our goal is to celebrate and facilitate communication and involvement amongst the past and present college community.

Office Bearers
Contact Details
President: Geoff Woolnough ('71)
Vice-President: Andrew Newton
(Former Assistant Principal)
Secretary: Jenny Cooke ('65)
Treasurer: Ian Jackson ('66)
Administrator: Melanie Lynch
Phone: (03) 8520 9092
Facebook: McKinnon Secondary College
Alumni - Thistlelonians

Upcoming important dates:


Friday 17th May


50th Anniversary Afternoon Tea 
Class of 1969
Sunday 5th May

Grand Reunion
Classes of 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1989, 1999, 2009 and 2014
Saturday 26th October
6:30pm School Tour
7:30pm Reunion start

You can book tickets here:

Phone: (03) 8520 9092

2018 Grand Reunion (Classes of '63, '68, '73, '78, '88, '98, '08 and '13) *NEW*

2018 Thistlelonians (Online) Magazine
For Ex-Students and Staff of McKinnon Secondary College - Click Here
NOTE: This magazine can be downloaded as a PDF if you need a printed copy.

2018 50th Anniversary Afternoon Tea (Class of 1968)

Donate to Thistlelonians Scholarship Award

The Thistlelonians scholarship award is presented to year 9 students who have demonstrated general excellence and contributions to the college.

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