MP applause for our excellent eco efforts

St Columba’s eco achievements were applauded last month by our state and federal local members. According to Hansard (Wednesday 19 June), the Member for Brighton, James Newbury MP, very kindly said in Parliament: “St Columba’s Catholic Primary School is a special school in my community. The school, ably led by […]

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Friendship Fair

Our annual Friendship Fair held on the last day of term 3 is always such fun. It is a day run by the children for the children. The money raised on the day was in support of Caritas.

St Columba’s supports Project Compassion

Project Compassion is Caritas Australia’s annual Lenten fundraising and awareness-raising appeal. Millions of Australians come together in solidarity with the world’s poor to help end poverty, promote justice and uphold dignity. Here is our school link if you would like to donate:  Thank you for your support.

Celebrating Chinese New Year

Tuesday 19th February, marked Chinese New Year 2019. To celebrate this occasion St Columba’s children had the opportunity to learn and perform the Dragon and Lion Dance. I learnt that there was a legend about a dragon that was trying to catch a red pearl but never did. The red […]

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Centenary fete celebration

Our Centenary Fete was a wonderful expression of community spirit. Thank you to all the organisers, volunteers and helpers who put so much into this day – and to everyone else who came along and enjoyed themselves.