Old Camberwell Grammarians' Association

Gallery of Achievement


Mr Casey Dawson Hammond (2012)

Casey completed his education at Camberwell Grammar School in 2012, went on to study building and construction and now works as a lead carpenter for Dreamline Homes, his family’s business.

Casey won a hockey scholarship to Camberwell Grammar School in 2009 and in his time at the School, represented Camberwell Grammar School, Victoria and Australia. In 2013, he received a full scholarship to the Victorian Institute of Sport Hockey Program and was named in the Australian Men’s Development Squad. Casey was selected for the Under 21 Australian team to compete in the Australian Youth Olympic Festival where the team won gold. Casey was then selected for Victoria’s Under 21 State Team to compete in the Junior World Cup Tournament held in New Delhi.

During 2014 and 2015, Casey captained the Under 21 in 2015, winning gold. Between 2014 and 2017, Casey was selected into Victoria’s Open Age Hockey team, the Vikings, who were premiers in 2016 and 2017. Casey then joined the Australian Men’s Hockey Squad, the Kookaburras. Whilst in Perth with the Kookaburras, Casey played with Curtin University for a season and won the Club’s Most Valuable Player medal and Western Australia’s Olympian Medal for the Best and Fairest for the year in the Perth Premier League competition.

Casey is completing his building and construction course but is still a member of the Australian Development Squad, trains with the Victorian Institute of Sport and represents the Footscray Hockey Club.