The meaning of our Crest



The Crest was designed in 1946 by Mrs Joan Tapp who founded the Sydney Ionian Club.

  • The two symmetrical Ionic Pillars, symbolizing the Dignity, Culture, Individualism and Ideals of Ionians. 
  • The paint brushes represent art in all its forms.
  • The scroll represents literature and learning.
  • The lyre represents the universal language of music.