Love thy neighbour

The St Columba's community has always prided itself on its sense of compassion, empathy and care for one another. In recognition of these core values and as a community action, we want to show our support for our St Columba's families who run and operate local businesses:  

Very Cheri

Providing creative services ranging from graphic design for print and digital assets, illustrations for visual impact, and creative direction to bring your ideas to life.


Angelos Nastos Design

Your digital and print solutions for businesses starting up, and established companies looking for growth, we are here to assist creatively.

Studio Joy

A boutique Interior design studio crafting beautiful, functional spaces.

Michael Ellis Architects

Michael Ellis Architects is based in Elwood in Melbourne, Victoria. The studio has extensive experience in Melbourne's south-east, but also works across metropolitan Melbourne, regional Victoria, Sydney and Perth.  Mr Ellis has designed more than 200 buildings during a 19-year career, focussing on pragmatism and artisanship.

At the heart of Michael Ellis's designs is a careful consideration of the landscape, and a love of natural materials brought to life through skilled hands.

Contact: 03 9044 2992


Chisholm & Gamon

Chisholm & Gamon, sell properties, leasing properties, residential and commercial.

Contact: Jon Kett 0415 853 564


Eye Love Optometrists

14 Ormond Rd Elwood 3184
Contact: 03 95316611

Eye Love is owned by the Washington family, parents of Madi and Ashleigh.

  • With over 30 yrs experience, we offer Bulkbilled eye exams via Medicare
  • Children's vision assessment and referrals
  • Adult eye health exams
  • Contact lenses, specialising in multi focal fitting
  • And we are only a stones throw from St Columbas.
  • Spectacles are made onsite, often within 1 hr!
  • A large yet selective frame range for adults and kids from budget packages to latest boutique and European brands is on offer.
  • We also have a keen interest in helping our discerning customers find just the 'right look'.

What our parents & students say

"St Columba's is known as the little school with the big heart and you notice that when you first arrive. Every teacher and every student knows your child by name. They offer bespoke learning experiences for children to enjoy while at school." 

Parent of Year 4 Student