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image Why do we commemorate Anzac Day?

Anzac Day goes beyond the anniversary of the landing at Gallipoli in 1915; it is the day when we remember all Australians who served and died in military service to our country past and present. It is a day when we remember the spirit of our soldiers and celebrate the qualities of bravery, mateship, and…
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image Great support for the Anzac March

Participating in community events like Anzac Day Marches has a two way benefit for those families who were able to attend and march with our school. You are giving out – but your children will also benefit greatly from being in attendance. Are you aware that research shows that children who have strong connection not…
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image Handy dandy online safety checklist for your kids

It’s often tricky knowing how to keep your children safe and all the online platforms have different properties, preferences and security systems. This quick and visual guide can help with those challenges. Print it out and go through the checklist now and then remember to do it again each time your child has access to…
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image GCC 2018 Anzac Service – photo gallery

What a moving Anzac Service. We are proud of all our students – from the leaders who introduced the items, the performers and right down to the little Prep students who sat so quietly and patiently through what must have seemed a long time to many of them. Even Spike made an appearance and behaved…
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image Anzac March 2018 – photo gallery

What beautiful weather and terrific turnout for the 2018 Beerwah Anzac March. Thanks to all our students for attending and to the parents/caregivers for bringing them and joining in this significant event in our Australian culture.  

image Vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhiza fungi application rates!

It is set to be a term of great discoveries in Agricultural Science this term with the Year 12 students starting their very own extended agricultural investigations. Some topics the students have chosen to investigate include ‘Vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhiza fungi application rates and its effect on corn growth’, ‘The effect of auxins on plants geotropism ability’…
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image Secondary Cross Country Carnival

This year’s Secondary Cross Country Carnival was a great day with no rain and lots of sunshine! The heat started to increase throughout the day which made hydration and seeking shade an important part of the day for our runners and officials. The races started from the Beerwah Sports Fields and continued through the surrounding…
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image Kitchen Garden News – camembert cheese and Anzac biscuits

The first week of term had us jumping feet first into preparations for the Maleny Show. Year 2 classes spent their lessons tackling the art of making Camembert cheese. A lot of science was used as we heated milk, added cultures, stirred and recorded temperature and PH levels. Curds were then strained into hoops before…
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image A town that never forgets Australia

This special ANZAC week we are including a moving film that you may want to share with your family. The film obtained the academic label for work on the centenary of the first World War. It has been put together by a Primary school teacher and his students at Victoria School in Villers – Bretonneux…
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image Field of Remembrance – photo gallery

This year we added a new tradition to our commemoration of Anzac Day. Students were invited to make crosses with the name of someone in their family who served in our armed forces. The crosses were placed on the lawn in front of our flagpole in front of the College. The new tradition proved very…
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image Student exchange scholarships

Students hoping to participate in an outbound student exchange program, please note that WEP exchange application deadlines are closing soon for short term programs running from November 2018 to January 2019 (perfect for students currently in Years 10 and 11) and also for semester and year programs departing in January 2019 (Year 9 students). There…
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image The Sunshine Coast French Film Festival

The Sunshine Coast French Film Festival is hosting a children’s movie morning at Majestic Cinemas in Nambour on Sunday 6 May at 10:00am. All the details can be found on their flyer here.

image Kindilan school holiday day camps

Kindilan will be running day camps for children aged 5-14 years in both weeks of the July school holidays in Redland Bay. You can find all the details on the below flyer or visit www.pgladventurecamps.com.au/daycamps.

image Parents of teens – new parenting group starting in Beerwah

Parents of teenagers – new parenting group starting at Beerwah community centre. FREE! ParentSpace is a free group designed to support and connect, parents and carers of adolescents, experiencing the joys and frustrations of understanding their teenagers’ journey in a world completely different from the one they grew up in. ParentSpace meets regularly around the…
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