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What is on – Week 5

Published on 17 August 2018
The only time success comes before work is in the dictionary. Harvey Specter As the term races on, next week sees students take part in test week. These tests contribute to overall results through ongoing continuous assessment. This is a a process which is unique to the ACT senior secondary system. Many of our students juggle […]
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Cinema 6 – Thanks for a great night!

Published on 16 August 2018
Thanks for a great night everyone! So wonderful to see so many out to support the Cinema 6 films and great to see some past ‘Cinema 6ers’ on the night. Next year will be the 6th birthday for our Cinema 6 festival – stay tuned (it’s going to be big!). Here are some pics from […]
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What is on – Week 4

Published on 12 August 2018
All success is overcoming the UNEASE you feel in the face of a challenge… (www.red.lemonclub.com) It has been interesting to hear media commentaries this week around Australia’s rapid population growth. Gungahlin is one of the fastest growing regions in Australia right now. (Something which has not escaped our attention!) There is so much going on around […]
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AIME Leadership Program

Published on 11 August 2018
Congratulations to the below students who have received an AIME hoodie (Australian Indigenous Mentoring Program) for their involvement in the leadership program and are a great role models in our school and the community. Jakayah Barratt Mikaila Coleman Liam Searle Somer Gellatly Tallara Williams Jess Storrar Lachlan Mayo Jerome Graham
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School Sport Australia National Swimming Championships

Published on 11 August 2018
Between 25-31 July, Lachlan Revell (Year 11 Draco) represented the College as part of the ACT team for the School Sport Australia National Swimming Championships in Hobart, Tasmania. There were approximately 80 students in the ACT team, ranging in age from 10-19 years. Congratulations to Lachlan who swam in nine events and achieved personal best […]
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Alexia Hamilton emerges as AFL Canberra’s newest star!

Published on 11 August 2018
Gungahlin College student, Alexia Hamilton, has become the first female All-Australian in Queanbeyan Tigers Australian Rules Football Club history! She has also been selected for the AFLW draft combine. Read more about Alexia’s achievements in the following articles: https://www.theage.com.au/sport/afl/alexia-hamilton-emerges-as-afl-canberra-s-newest-star-20180720-p4zskm.html https://www.theage.com.au/sport/afl/afl-women-s-queanbeyan-s-alexia-hamilton-gets-a-shot-at-aflw-dream-20180802-p4zv53.html
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Visual Arts students shine in the Limelight Exhibition

Published on 11 August 2018
A number of Gungahlin students had their Visual Art, Ceramics and Photography exhibited at the ANU School of Art as part of Limelight Exhibition. The exhibition was opened by Deputy Chief Minister Yvette Berry and Director General of the Education Directorate Natalie Howson, who were both impressed by the quality of student work on exhibition. […]
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Gungahlin College House Charities making a difference in our community!

Published on 11 August 2018
Tucana, Scorpius and Centaurus have been busy fundraising and providing donations to their House Charities. During the holidays, the Centaurus House dropped off a variety of pantry goods to Ronald McDonald House, while Scorpius donated basket loads of women and baby goods to Karinya House and Tucana raised over $200 for Love Your Sister through […]
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Fernwood Fitness Partnership

Published on 11 August 2018
During Semester 1, Gungahlin College established a wonderful partnership with Fernwood Fitness, who visited the school to offer a series of opt-in sessions to discuss health and fitness with our students. In addition to their visit, they also offered our female students a heavily discounted weekly circuit training session at the Fernwood Fitness Gym in […]
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OzHavest – Food Fighter Parliamentary Screening

Published on 11 August 2018
To thank us for our Can Drive efforts earlier this year, OzHarvest invited a group of Gungahlin staff and students to their private screening of Food Fighter at Parliament House. The documentary follows the OzHarvest founder and CEO, Ronni Kahn, over two years in her quest to minimise food waste in Australia and globally. We […]
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