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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, 16 Mar 2017

Jiu Jitsu - Kalani Salussolia

Kalani Salussolia (from 3EA) is a grey-belt Jiu Jitsu student who is passionate in what he does. On Sunday 12 March 2017 he went to the BJJ Australia Open in...
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Thursday, 16 Mar 2017

Beach to Beach walk

On Saturday, students and staff from Years 10-12 participated in Hillcrest’s annual Beach to Beach walk and head shave, to raise money for the Leukaemia Foundation.After an early breakfast, the...
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Monday, 13 Mar 2017

Commonwealth Day Commemorative Coin unveiling

Today, Hillcrest celebrates Commonwealth Day. This year’s theme is ‘A Peace-building Commonwealth’ and is especially significant because it marks the beginning of the GC2018 Queen’s Baton Relay. The relay will...
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Friday, 10 Mar 2017

March International Department Update

AQUA ENGLISH DAY We often take our surf beaches for granted on the Gold Coast. However for many of our new international students, swimming and enjoying surf beaches is a...
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Friday, 10 Mar 2017

Gardiner Chess

A gathering of talented minds in the JLC demonstrated their prowess in the latest Gardiner Chess Interschool Competition. Students had an amazing time playing seven rounds of chess against...
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Friday, 10 Mar 2017

Year 2 Sculpture Crawl

Despite dreary, overcast conditions, Monday, 27 February saw two bus loads of effervescent, excited Year 2’s set off to explore the Coast from Currumbin to Southport, in search of significant...
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Friday, 10 Mar 2017

Student Leaders - Compass Conference

On 25 – 28 February, the College Captains, Liam Scott and Stefanie Power, and Vice Captains, Jaden Fernance and Colisha Fenton, attended the Compass Student Leader Conference in Canberra, with...
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Friday, 10 Mar 2017

March Sport Updates

The 2017 Sport Season has started off as being one of the busiest on record, with our Basketball, Futsal and Netball programs all growing to record numbers. Record numbers of...
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Friday, 10 Mar 2017

Choral Excellence Camp

The ninth annual Hillcrest Choral Camp was held from 24 – 26 February for two of our three College Excellence Choirs. The 71 members of Bella Voce and Bel Canto...
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