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November 18, 2017

From the Principal

Australia stood still for one minute at 11:00am last Saturday (11November). This time commemorates Armistice Day when the guns finally fell silent on World War I. This day brought about the end of a bitter four year battle involving many countries across the globe and cut short the lives of 61,919 Australians. This war was dubbed “the war to end all wars”. World War I was given this status as it affected the population of young men and...


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November 19, 2017

World Day of the Poor

This Sunday Pope Francis has asked the world-wide Church to mark as the World Day of the Poor. A day to be aware of those people who are living with the daily grind of poverty, to pray for and with them, and a day to commit ourselves to action to make our world a better place.

In 2015 the United Nations set as one of the Sustainable Development Goals the eradication of poverty in all its...


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November 18, 2017

Inside Scoop in Sport

Sign on for 2018 Cricket and Volleyball has been completed. Training and trials will be confirmed as soon as possible. A number of sessions have been proposed from Monday mid-January for those students not away on family vacations. St Patrick’s first trial game will be on Saturday 27 January against St Laurence’s College. This unfortunately is the Australia Day weekend, but with our first game the competition the following Saturday it had to be played on this day.

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