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22nd May 2015                                    Term 2, Week 5

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Acting Principal's Message


Year 11 exams commenced last Wednesday and run through to next Friday. Parents are reminded that students need only attend school for their exams. They are free to arrive in time for exams, or leave school after their exams if they have transport. Parents should discuss transport arrangements with their children, and …    Read more.

African's Children Chior

Singing & Drumming workshop at SJRC on Monday, 25th May, 7.00pm. Tickets are $15 adults, $10 child/con, pre-purchase available from the College office or on sale at the door. Glasshouse concert is Wednesday, 27th May 7.30pm (tickets purchased from Glasshouse). 


Exam Information

I would like to take the opportunity to remind everybody of the procedures for exams. Please read carefully the items below with reference to the image of our College Moodle page.

EXAM TIMETABLES AND STUDY GUIDES All students have been issued with a paper copy of their exam timetable and Years 7 – 10 will also be issued … Read more.

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News from the Leader of Catechesis and School Evangelisation

Proclaim Lismore Students- WIN A iPAD MINI

We've launched our first competition for the year! Pentecost is fast approaching so we want you to show us how the Holy Spirit inspires you, and gives you the love, power and energy to practise your faith. Maybe it's sitting around a campfire with your family, or seeing your best friend at lunch. …   Read more.

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Year 8 Mass

Year 8 Mass and Community Service Day

The day was an opportunity for the students to provide assistance to the wider community. The planned activities were embraced enthusiastically by the students which were involved in visiting primary schools and the elderly, as well as making toys and candles for the less fortunate in our community. The day concluded with a …   Read more.

Reconcilation Walk

Indigenous News

Reconciliation Walk, Sunday 24th May 2015 Reconciliation is everyone’s business. It’s all about building better relationships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and the wider community for the benefit of all Australians. Join us this Sunday 24th May at the Port Macquarie Skate Park, Town Beach to celebrate ‘National Reconciliation Week’ and walk to Hay Street forecourt. Walk commences at …    Read more.


English News

WRITERS FESTIVAL SYDNEY 20TH MAY What do Laurie Halse Anderson, Melina Marchetta, Brenton McKenna and Garth Nix have in common? Three are Australian authors: Marchetta, McKenna, Nix. While Halse Anderson is American. McKenna is Australia’s first indigenous graphic Novelist. All are inspiring authors who spoke passionately to 28 of our enthusiastic students who ventured out at 4.00am to travel to …    Read more.

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Creative Arts News

Big Samba Workshop

Year 7 students last Friday enjoyed the amazing talents of Steve Shultz & the Big Samba. This Music Workshop was part of the compulsory Stage 4 Music course and involved every student participating at the same time in a HUGE percussive rhythm. Thank you to the Music staff for arranging tbis special visit for our students. Leanne …   Read more.

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Library News

Free AudioBooks   Over the next few weeks,there will be free audiobooks available for download via a site called AudioBookSync. You can visit their page at, and sign up for an email reminder each week about download availability. This coming week, the downloads will be as shown in these graphics. Happy listening everyone! Word of the Week This week our …    Read more.

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Careers News

UPCOMING DATES May 26 – UNSW Medicine Rural Clinical School (Port Macquarie Campus) Information Session 3.30pm-4.30pm June 6 – UMAT Registrations close June 12 – 2015 Engineering & Technology Cadetships (ETCAD) Program June 19 – Round 1 UTS Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT) Co-Op Scholarship program close. June 22 – “Discover Engineering” 5.30 pm SCAS June 23 …     Read more.

Do you need a tutor?  If so, check out this list.


We have just formed an exciting partnership with the University of NSW Rural Medical School students and the College. A number of parents often request details of tutors who are available to provide extra one-on-one tuition and support for their sons and daughters.

Below is a list of University students studying Medicine here in Port Macquarie who are looking for tutoring opportunities. ...   Read more.

2015 CCC Rugby Team

2015 CCC Rugby Team

Congratulations to Kye Marshall & Jamieson Williams who were selected in the NSWCCC Rugby Union Team to compete at the State Trial for the NSW All Schools Team.       Read more.

2015 Rock Climbing Success

2015 Rock Climbing Success

Eric and Peter competed at the NSW State Lead Climb Titles at Villawood on Saturday.  Both boys placed 4th in their respective age divisions, qualifying for the Australian National titles in Queensland to be held mid June.  Congratulations Eric and Peter and good luck at Nationals.

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2015 NSW All Schools Diving Report

2015 NSW All Schools Diving Report

Three students traveled to Homebush last Monday to compete in the NSW All Schools Diving Competition.  It is an amazing effort in any sport to make it to this level of competition and they should be congratulated for their efforts. Their results follow:

Georgia Hinds,3rd,17+ Girls Springboard
Eric Hammer,7th,17+ Boys Springboard
Peter Hammer,6th,15 Boys Springboard