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Gungahlin College is one of Australia's most dynamic schools offering an educational experience for Years 10, 11 and 12, designed to inspire individual achievement and confidence for life. Find out more about our college ...

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What is on – Week 19

Published on 22 June 2018
I think it’s very important to have a feedback loop, where you’re constantly thinking about what you’ve done and how you could be doing it better. (Elon Musk) A reminder that students will receive feedback about their Semester 1 work at our Feedback Day next Wednesday. This process helps students build their knowledge, expertise and […]
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What is on – Week 18

Published on 15 June 2018
Last night saw over 200 parents/carers join us for Year 12 Parent/Carer Forum. If you were unable to make it or would like to look over the information again, please see the College presentation slides and UC Connect presentation slides. Also, feel free to contact our forum presenters with any further questions you may have around your […]
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Defence News

Published on 15 June 2018
Support Services for Defence Families The Defence Family Helpline offers support to Defence families in all areas related to the military lifestyle. This service is available 24 hours per day, 7 days a week and is staffed by qualified human services professional including psychologists and social workers, who understand the pressures of being part of […]
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Students learn about Water Sustainability

Published on 14 June 2018
Our Science guest lecture this term featured Sharon Crean, co-founder of BeyondWater, a charity that provides clean drinking water and sanitation facilities across East Africa. Starting in 2007 BeyondWater have improved the lives of over 100,000 people. Sharon gave an informative and enthusiastic talk about the importance of sustainability and the role we all have […]
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Author Visit – Kaaron Warren visits Gungahlin College!

Published on 12 June 2018
On Tuesday, 5th June, during Blended Learning, author Kaaron Warren visited Gungahlin College Library to talk to students of Creative Writing. Kaaron has published four novels (Slights, Walking the Tree, Mistification, and The Grief Hole) and six short story collections, including the multi-award winning Through Splintered Walls. Her novella Sky from that collection won the […]
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What is on – Week 17

Published on 8 June 2018
Last week I met with Marnie Hughes-Warrington the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) of the Australian National University (ANU). From 2019 the ANU will want to know more about ‘the whole person’ in their student selection and admission process. This will include students’ contribution to family, school, or to their community. This aligns with Gungahlin College’s […]
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Tharwa Forge – Friction Folding Knife Workshop

Published on 8 June 2018
On Tuesday Week 6, Year 12 Design and Manufacture students had a fantastic opportunity to see their CAD designs come to life! The students participated in a practical workshop at the Tharwa Valley Forge, creating a Friction Folding Knife based on their own design. With the help of Karim and his team at the Forge, […]
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PE Golf excursion

Published on 5 June 2018
On Tuesday 29th May students from Kirstin’s Line 7 PE class went on an excursion to the Gold Creek Country Club Golfing Range to have an introductory lesson on Golf as part of the unit ‘Individual Sports’. It was a fantastic morning with lots of laughs and great golfing moments with the students displaying lots […]
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College Basketball

Published on 3 June 2018
On Wednesday of week 5, Gungahlin College competed in the College Basketball Championships, held at the University of Canberra. Gungahlin entered 2 boys teams and 1 girls team, and for the second year in a row, the top boys team won the event. Our girls team came second and or second boys team came 4th. […]
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College Touch

Published on 1 June 2018
Gungahlin College sent a boys and girls team to the College Touch Championships last week. Both teams performed exceptionally well and both teams made the grand final. We were beaten by Daramalan in both the boys and girls grand final in close games.
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