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image A spectacular Night of Talent

Last Wednesday, the Student Voice ran the fourth annual Night of Talent, and it was a spectacular evening with talented student performers entertaining about 200 guests. Dance and song featured strongly but we also enjoyed some instrumentals, comedy and a poem. Judges Jenny Broderick, Sonya Kadel and Renat Yusupov had a difficult job deciding the…
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image Primary Book Week 2018 photos

What a massive week of dressing up we have had and didn’t the students and staff do well! Thanks to all the parents, friends and families who spent time preparing all the wonderful costumes. Enjoy the below photos of such amazing creativity.        

image Secondary Character Day 2018 photos

Wow! What an incredible week of celebrating all things literature. We had some wonderfully creative costumes for Middle and Senior Character Day so a big thanks to all the students, parents and grandparents who contributed to such a colourful celebration.  

image Student Voice Night of Talent 2018

What a fabulous night of entertainment put on by our Student Voice Committee. Thanks also to our student performers, parents, friends and audience for such a wonderful night. If you would like to learn who the runner ups and winners are, then you can read all about it in Mike Curtis’ Principal’s Blog here. To…
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image Secondary District Athletics 2018

GCC athletes competed at this year’s District Athletics carnival under pristine conditions. The longer (8:30am to 5pm) format of events was expected not to suit the smaller schools with some GCC athletes competing in as many as eight different events in one day. The bigger schools in Matthew Flinders and St Andrews had the advantage…
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image Primary District Athletics photos

Here are all the photos to go with our recent report on the Glasshouse District 9-12 years Athletics Carnival where our athletes showed off their amazing athletic ability as well as fantastic team spirit.

image Fun at Mooloolaba Marathon

Several teachers and staff took up the challenge to run in the Mooloolaba Marathon Festival. What a celebration of courage as more than 6000 keen runners and walkers took to the streets of Mooloolaba and Maroochydore early on Sunday morning. Josh Bennett, Ryan Carolissen and Tuija Hast ran the half marathon, Matt Beattie, Jacq Vreeling…
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image Congratulations Jess Perro

Congratulations go to Jess Perro for taking out 1st place in the Year 11 University of the Sunshine Coast STEM Research Awards AND Senior Scientist Award! Whilst Agricultural Science was not one of the entry categories to select on the USC STEM entry form (only Chemistry, Physics and Biology were the categories), I think it…
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image ‘Aggies’ come 1st at the Ekka

WOW, we did not expect this one – a bit like how we didn’t expect a hen to spontaneously lay an egg during photos at the Ekka (ask Georgia Chapman about that one or scroll down through the photos below). This is the first year Ag Science has entered into the Ekka, and what a…
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image Father’s day stall

Father’s Day is fast approaching and once again the P&F will be holding a Father’s Day Stall in the Hospitality Room undercover area. If you are in Primary School you will have an opportunity to come along to the Stall with your class and purchase some lovely gifts to take home for Father’s Day. We…
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image Chemistry at Coochin Creek

On Friday 10 August, the Year 11 Chemistry students undertook the annual trip down to Coochin Creek to analyse the water quality of the creek. The students performed various tests to determine quantities such as dissolved oxygen, biological oxygen demand, salinity, pH, conductivity, water hardness and water temperature. The purpose of the excursion was to collect…
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image Year 8 French excursion to le Relain Bressan

Last Thursday 16 August, the Year 8 students went up to Flaxton to have lunch in a French restaurant le Relais Bressan. The purpose of the excursion was to create opportunities for students to enjoy French culture in an authentic environment, and enjoy traditional French food made by French chef Thierry Clerc. The excursion provided students,…
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image Are you ready for a great night out? – Trivia Night

The P and F have a great night out planned for you – Trivia Night! Ask your friends, neighbours, relatives and get together a table of 8-10 people. Mark and Alaina Westaway are back once again to host a guaranteed fun night. Pick a “Movie Theme” for your table and register now at the College…
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image Old fashioned games

Now we all know how much fun we had with hopscotch, marbles, elastics, rocking horses, checkers, jacks, clapping games and skipping ropes…but our little ones have not all experienced the same joys. So this past week, we had trusty parent helpers join us to enable loads of fun to be had for one afternoon in…
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image Firefighters extraordinaire

Not only are our local firefighters ready, willing and able to protect the community with their fire fighting and rescue tasks, but they are fantastic at educating our Year 1s about their jobs, our responsibilities and safe practices. We were blessed with two visits. On the first visit, the firies came to our classrooms and…
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image Year 6 Buranga Camp

The Future is in our Hands: This term, twelve Year 6 students headed off to Alex Park for the annual Buranga Camp where their minds were challenged and their talents were stretched as they worked on various projects under the banner ‘The Future is in our Hands’. Our students worked closely with students from other…
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image Wanted: Old fashioned wooden toys, lego and blocks

Calling for your once loved wooden toys. Year 1 is learning about life in the past and would love to have more old fashioned games and toys for play eg dominoes, quoits, jacks, pull along toys. We would also LOVE Lego or blocks you no longer use. Thanks in eager anticipation! The Wondrous Year 1 Team.

image Moofest 2018 – A fabulous family festival

Moofest 2018 is only 3 weeks away on Saturday 15 September and there is a fabulous festival planned for families. Take the whole family along to the Mooloolah Recreation Reserve from 1pm to 7pm for an action-packed day. All the information can be found on the flyer below or by visiting their website:

image Scripture Union Totally Epic 2018 Camp

The exciting Totally Epic 2018 camp is coming up on 25 – 27 September. You can go for one, two or all three days. Don’t miss the Medieval Madness at TOTALLY EPIC 2018. How does Parachute games, Popcorn, Ping Pong and a Pinata full of lollies sound for starters? Or how about Laser Tag and Lime Slime?…
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image Your Health Link national photographic competition

Grab your camera or phone and snap some photos that promote a healthy life, healthy you, for your chance to win some great prizes. All the information can be found below.  

image Glasshouse Districts Cricket Club sign on day

The Glasshouse Districts Cricket Club ‘come and try and sign on day’ is coming up on Friday 7 September at the Glasshouse Mountains sports ground. More information can be found on the flyer below or by visiting the Facebook page.

image Glasshouse District Little Athletics trial and sign on nights

The Glasshouse District Little Athletics have a trial night on 24 August and a sign on night on 31 August, ready for their next season. All the information is on the flyer below.

image Judi Coey Optometry (GCC Family Business Directory Listing)

Eyecare, eyehealth and eyewear. Judi Coey Optometry is a family owned boutique practice nestled in the Maleny Hinterland. They bulk bill all comprehensive eye examinations. The practice is completely independent, so does not belong to any buying groups or chains; this enables them to provide patients with tailored options to suit their individual needs, free…
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image Woolston Web Design (GCC Family Business Directory Listing)

Woolston Web Design is based in Caboolture Queensland – just north of Brisbane in Australia. We are a local web design business building custom web site designs for people in the local community. We are dedicated to helping local businesses get a web site to promote their business and succeed in their chosen industry. Address: 29…
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