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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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Thursday, 14 Mar 2019

Year 6s Venture to Camp Laurence

'EPIC' doesn’t even begin to describe the amazing time our Year 6s had at Camp Laurence in Week 5! On Wednesday, 27 February, the students, teachers and parents ventured nearly two hours inland to Lake Moogerah, where they were all eager to begin an adventurous two days of camp. And...
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Thursday, 14 Mar 2019

See You Later Summer Fun

On Thursday, 28 February, the Preppies said ‘See you later Summer’ for the special annual event designed to celebrate all things summer, as they prepared to welcome the first autumn day of 2019. We came to school in our beachy gear and definitely remembered to slip, slop, slap. We loved taking...
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Thursday, 14 Mar 2019

Lively Lessons with our new Little Ozbots

In Week 5 this term, our Year 3 students had the chance to experiment with some of the newest additions to the College's robotic equipment - the cute and clever 'Ozbots'. Our new Tech Central learning space was the perfect environment to discover more about Ozbots, and the classes enjoyed the special visit...
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Thursday, 14 Mar 2019

2019 Choral Camp

Our Choral Excellence Program has hit the ground running, with 77 students from Bella Voce and Bel Canto travelling to North Tambourine at the end of Week 4 for a weekend of workshops and rehearsals. This year, we were joined by 33 girls from Somerville House, in Brisbane, as they...
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Thursday, 14 Mar 2019

An Ensemble of Songs at Our SLC Music Concert

On the evening of Monday, 11 March, we held our first Senior Learning Community Music Concert for 2019. It featured students from Yeas 7 through to Year 12 in instrumental ensembles and choirs, and several of our senior academic Music students. Stage Band and Volare combined forces to perform a catchy jazz...
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Wednesday, 13 Mar 2019

Callum Stays On Par for Victory

Over the past two weekends in March, Hillcrest student, Callum Wines from class 3/4LUMOS, has competed in both the Iluka Junior Classic at Iluka Golf Course, and the Jeb Hunter Memorial Classic at Murwillumbah Golf Course. At Iluka, Callum shot a gross score of 47 and finished tied second a single shot...
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