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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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Tuesday, 07 Feb 2017

Year 8 Camp Report 2017

On Wednesday 1 February, Year 8s (with nine teachers in tow) bused their way to the QCCC site at Brookfield where they were based for the next three days. On...
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Friday, 03 Feb 2017

​Hillcrest’s Year 12 Students Assist with Year 8 Camp Brisbane City ‘Bridge 2 Bridge Challenge’

It was wonderful to accompany nine Hillcrest Year 12 students, Austin Carlton, Jacky Choy, Genevieve Cochran, Brylee Davis, Shanae Kollen, Anabelle McConnell, Charlotte Russell, Jemima Smith and Jeremy Zhang, on...
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Thursday, 02 Feb 2017

​Hillcrest’s Year 12 ‘Legal Eagles’ Off to a Flying Start to 2017

The reputation of Legal Studies as a subject for the real world was enhanced on Monday, 30 January, when Hillcrest’s 22 Year 12 Legal students winged their way to Brisbane...
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Monday, 19 Dec 2016

OP Success Year 12 Cohort 2016

Congratulations to the 2016 Year 12 cohort on their excellent OP results this year. Of the eligible students, 25% received an OP 1-5, 59% OP 1-10 and 82% an OP...
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Wednesday, 02 Nov 2016

Legal Eagles Soar to Great Heights

Hillcrest’s Senior Legal Studies classes have enjoyed an exciting finish to the year with the Year 11s recently visiting the University of Queensland Law Faculty for thought-provoking interactive human rights...
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Tuesday, 18 Oct 2016

Prep to Year 3 Sports Day

After initially being delayed in Term 3 due to wet weather, the Prep-Year 3 Sports Day took place in the second week of Term 4. The day reflected an early...
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Monday, 17 Oct 2016

Samsung Primary Schools Netball Cup (State Championships) 2016

More than 100 Queensland primary schools battled it out for the chance to be crowned state champion at the Samsung Primary Schools Cup at Ipswich Netball Association this last weekend.The...
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Monday, 17 Oct 2016

Queensland State Chess Finals

The Queensland State Chess Finals closed with an exciting finish this weekend! Gardiner Chess said it was the closest competition they have had in years.Team 1 - Byron Morris, Ben...
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Monday, 17 Oct 2016

Gold, Silver and Bronze for Duke of Edinburgh Expeditioners

Congratulations Makito Suzuki who completed his Gold Duke of Edinburgh, and ‘tag-along’ Angus Wong, who just paddled the entire length of South Stradbroke (and then some) over the last three...
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