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  • Barefoot Bowls – Tickets Now On Sale

    Please join us at our Barefoot Bowls social night. Buy your tickets NOW Date:  Friday, 24th March Time:  5.30pm Venue:  Elsternwick Park Bowls Club Dress code:  Casual Drinks at bar prices Included in ticket price: Lawn bowls & Paella RSVP strictly 10th March  

  • Term 1 Uniform Shop Opening Hours

    The school uniform shop opening hours have changed! The uniform shop WILL NOT be open every Wednesday as in previous years. Opening hours will be published in the school newsletter and advertised via Tiqbiz. Here are the opening days for Term 1: Friday 10th February, 8.30-9.00am Friday 24th February, 8.30-9.00am Wednesday 15th March, 8.45-9.15am    

  • Eco-Warriors awarded for eco excellence!

    Today Sharron from the Port Phillip EcoCentre presented the 3/4 students with their certificates for being excellent Eco-Warriors for St Columba’s. Sharron has been instrumental in helping our school be a ResourceSmart school and we’d like to thank both the Eco Centre and our Green Team parents for all of their help and dedication to […]

  • Giving our streets some love

    On Saturday, a bunch of St Columba’s students and parents donned their fluorescent vests and gardening gloves and set off with tongs and bags to collect garbage around the streets of Elwood. Fifteen volunteers in total collected 11 shopping bags of litter – including 373 cigarette butts and 64 bottles and cans. The majority of […]

  • Ride-A-Thon 18th Nov – Help Needed

    On Friday, November 18th the St Columba’s students will be embarking on a Ride-A-Thon taking them down to the foreshore and a stop for lunch at Wattie Watson oval. Volunteer Here To hold this event we need to meet a minimum adult:student ratio so are calling for parent volunteers as follows:  Bike riders: You will […]

  • News from the Eco Warriors


    Lots of green activities and events have been happening around the school. Here’s an update from the Eco Warriors: World Habitat Day On Friday 7th October we all wore a touch of green in support of World Habitat Day. Thank you everyone for your donations, together we raised $160. This money will go towards repairing […]