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MacKillop Day 2019

MacKillop Day 2019

  • Friday, 13 September 2019
  • Event

The College celebrated its annual MacKillop Day Mass and Celebrations on a beautiful spring day on Friday 13 September.

Taking place just over a month after Mary MacKillop's official Feast Day on 8 August, students were able to celebrate as a ...

Students serve up Spamalot

Students serve up Spamalot

  • Friday, 09 August 2019
  • Event

Congratulations to the cast and crew of the College Musical, Monty Python’s Spamalot, which took place at the Padua Campus Theatrette this week to rave reviews.

With four public shows and a matinee performance for students from St Patrick’s ...

Year 12 Retreat

Year 12 Retreat

The Class of 2019 kicked off their final semester at St Mary MacKillop College with the Year 12 Retreat, where they spent three days along Sydney's northern beaches.

The retreat took place at the Collaroy Centre, providing students with a ...

Artist in Residence 2019

Artist in Residence 2019

 

Meet MacKillop's 2019 Artist in Residence, Rebecca Selleck!

Rebecca, a sculptor and photographer, has been at MacKillop since Term 1, first working with senior students on the St Peter’s Campus and now spending time with Years 7 - 9 ...

Get your tickets for Spamalot!

Get your tickets for Spamalot!

  • Tuesday, 02 July 2019
  • Event

Tickets are now on sale for Monty Python's Spamalot, MacKillop's 2019 production.

Spamalot will be performed at the Padua Campus Theatrette (Wanniassa) during Week 3 of Term 3, on Monday 5, Tuesday 6, Wednesday 7, and Thursday 8 August.* Each ...

Variety Night kicks off fundraising campaign

Variety Night kicks off fundraising campaign

  • Thursday, 06 June 2019
  • Event

MacKillop kicked off its House Charity fundraising campaign at the annual Variety Night on 30 May with an evening of entertainment, performances, games, prizes, and celebration.

Held at the Padua Campus Theatrette, students delivered a range of ...

College Athletics Carnival 2019

College Athletics Carnival 2019

Meup Meup’s recent dominance at the College Athletics Carnival came to an end on Thursday, with Mindygari claiming the Spirit Cup and Ngadyung winning the Championship Trophy.

Held again at the Australian Institute of Sport, the carnival saw ...

Opening Mass 2019

Opening Mass 2019

The College community came together for the Opening Mass and Year 12 Mentoring Day on Thursday 7 March.

In the morning, students and staff of the College were joined in Eucharist at the Tuggeranong Basketball Stadium by representatives from ...

Second show added for Canberra Comedy Festival

Second show added for Canberra Comedy Festival

  • Wednesday, 06 March 2019
  • Event

The MacKillop team that will perform Unedjamacated at the Canberra Comedy Festival is excited to announce that it has been given a second show after its first show sold out!

Unedjamacated became the first local and Australian act in the ...

Swimming Carnival 2019

Swimming Carnival 2019

Mindygari and Meup Meup claimed the honours at this year’s Swimming Carnival, taking out the Championship Trophy and Spirit Cup respectively on a warm summer’s day at Dickson Aquatic Centre.

Mindygari’s championship was its second in three ...

Students to feature in Canberra Comedy Festival

Students to feature in Canberra Comedy Festival

The College is excited to announce that Mr Jeremy Margosis and a band of senior Drama students - Ashy Kinsella, Robert Kjellgren, Audrey Kent, Cale Merriman, David Hiscock, and Tayla Harnas – have landed a gig in the highly competitive Canberra ...

Year 12 Results 2018

Year 12 Results 2018

Congratulations to the Graduating Class who achieved well beyond their own expectations in 2018, with many students gaining a broad range of options for higher education and workplace training beyond Year 12.

The College Principal, Mr Michael ...

The Graduation Formal 2018

The Graduation Formal 2018

The Class of 2018 officially concluded their time at the College with the Graduation Formal on 7 December.

The Year 12 students arrived at the Australian Institute of Sport Arena in style, wearing stunning dresses and slick suits, and arriving ...

Year 12 Mass and Awards 2018

Year 12 Mass and Awards 2018

The Class of 2018 celebrated its Graduation Mass at Holy Family Church, Gowrie, on Friday 7 December at an event that included the presentation of the 2018 Perpetual Awards.

The Mass was celebrated by College Chaplain Fr James Antony, who ...

Students receive Order of Australia commendations

Students receive Order of Australia commendations

Congratulations to Year 10 students Ellen Scott and Caitlyn Williams and Year 11 student Maddy Garfath who received Order of Australia commendations at the ACT Student Citizenship Awards Ceremony on 22 November.

The girls were three of eight ...

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