Tag Archives: ANZAC Day

GCC Anzac Service 2019

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.

Anzac Day Field of Remembrance 2019

Thanks to many volunteers who dedicated hours of crochet, our students had the opportunity to plant a hand-made poppy in our field of remembrance. These poppies will be used in future Anzac events which will make them even more special.

Middle School News 5 April 2019

If you are a parent of a middle school-aged child this quote may resonate and encourage you. They’re capable of reasoning intellectually, interpreting emotions, and taking a moral stand, but they lack perspective or life experience. Sorting out social drama can consume large chunks of their time, and they tend to experience emotions in polarities.
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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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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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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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Principal’s Blog 20 April 2018

Welcome back. I hope you enjoyed a wonderfully relaxing time with your family. As you can see, there wasn’t a lot of resting or relaxing at the College as the building projects went full steam ahead. I want to take this opportunity to thank all of you for your patience as we instigated the new
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Music News 20 April 2018

Music Department:  Instrumental music lessons and ensemble rehearsals have commenced this week. If you would like to enrol your child/ren in lessons, please follow this link to complete an enrolment form. If you have multiple children you would like to enrol, please complete a separate form for each child. Once your child’s enrolment has been
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Principals’ Address 12 May 2017

It seems a lifetime ago but when I wrote my last newsletter article it was before we experienced the effects of former cyclone Debbie. As you know, we made the call to close the school for two days, acting on the best advice of the authorities and in line with the state schools. I want
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