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Community Update on coronavirus (COVID-19)

Our College community loves to celebrate the successes of our students and staff. Our news page shares these success stories and insightful blog articles from senior members of Hillcrest staff. You may also like to follow us on Facebook as we celebrate College life, community and successes together.

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Monday, 06 Apr 2020

Year 7 Rube Goldberg Machines

Do you know what a Rube Goldberg machine is? It's totally useful... no not really, but what a great learning and practical way to learn about forces, machines and energy types which...
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Monday, 06 Apr 2020

Year 8 Engineering – CO2 Dragsters

The human race is defined by their creativity and curiosity. We have a hunger to go further, go higher and go faster.  We want to break boundaries previously thought...
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Friday, 03 Apr 2020

Easter Message from Jeff Davis

Re-published from communication sent to Community on 3rd April 2020 Dear Parents/Carers In this time of great uncertainty, it is wise to look at world upheavals from the past and...
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Thursday, 02 Apr 2020

JLC Specialist Art Term 1 Overview

JLC Specialist Art Term 1 Overview We have some very talented students in the JLC who have created masterpieces this term. We hope you enjoy the amazing artwork and perhaps...
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Monday, 23 Mar 2020

Year 4 Camp 2020

Year 4 went to the QCCC Camp Site at Mt Tamborine from the 9th to the 11th March. Below are a few student highlights, and one from Mr Parkes. From Eden Cullen...
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Monday, 23 Mar 2020

Year 6 Canberra Tour 2020

Year 6 students from our College recently undertook an education tour of the national capital. They were given the opportunity to participate in a variety of educational programs with a...
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Friday, 20 Mar 2020

Year 6 Surf Smart Program 2020

Over this term the Year 6 students were involved with the Surf Smart Program. The students have been learning Surf Life Saving skills including rescue techniques, board paddling skills as well...
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Friday, 20 Mar 2020

2020 Kokoda Challenge

Established in 2004, The Kokoda Youth Foundation (KYF) supports Australians by inspiring them to do extraordinary things. To raise money for this amazing charity, each year a 48km and 96km...
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