Alumni

Welcome to Avondale Alumni, a community supporting Avondale's mission of providing quality Christian higher education for scholars seeking to learn and serve.

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Giving to Avondale
Journey with Avondale as we accept the challenges of learning and discovery, educating leaders, developing quality infrastructure and fostering creativity.

Reflections
Read content from the bi-annual magazine for alumni of Avondale. Subscriptions are free.

Homecoming 2019
Register for Homecoming, the largest Avondale Alumni event of the year. All alumni and friends of Avondale, and their families, from all years and classes are welcome. The heart of Homecoming: the reunions for those in the 1949, 1959, 1969, 1979, 1989, 1999 and 2009 honour years.

Reflections

Reflections is a magazine of news, reviews and perspectives produced by Avondale for its alumni.
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Take 5 with Joy Butler

Joy Butler (1967) is the second Vice-President of the World Woman's Christian Temperance Union. A former teacher, chaplain and Director of Adventist Women's Ministries for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the South Pacific, she is passionate about helping hurting and abused women. Joy has worldwide missionary experience, including in Africa and in the Pacific islands. Reflections asked about what it means to be a "citizen of God's big world."

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Read more Terry Annable Denizens of the Dora

Denizens of the Dora

A 10-year study at Avondale will help others measure the impact of climate change and urbanisation on beasts, birds and bugs in Lake Macquarie’s largest catchment.

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Read more Carole Ferch-Johnson

Telling hands, teaching feet

An Avondale graduate’s doctoral research about how the early church used human hands and feet to fulfil the mission of Jesus is now a book.

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