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Welcome BBQ!

February 14, 2019
Last Friday night was an amazing community event, with well over 100 people attending our Welcome BBQ at the junior campus. It was encouraging to see so many new faces and as well as our regular members interacting throughout the evening. A special thank you to the families who provided salads; to Lester Wedding, Matthew... Read More

GSC Swimming Carnival

February 14, 2019
Last Monday students from Year  5-12 participated in the annual swimming carnival in same way shape or form. Students have been putting a lot of work into their swimming training session at the senior campus. There will be some very competitive times across all age groups this year in sport in general. There were some great... Read More

Nude Food Wednesday @ Junior!

February 14, 2019
Each Wednesday we are challenging students to bring their recess and lunch without any packaging or wrappers. Less wrappers means less rubbish, resulting in less landfill. We have organised a school trophy for the class that has the least amount of packaging each Wednesday. We have divided the number of wrappers by the number of class... Read More

HPV News

February 14, 2019
The time has come to dust off our racing spirit! Good Shepherd have been successful in gaining entry to the prestigious UNISA Australian HPV series for 2019. We are now calling for all interested students and parents to attend an initial information evening to talk about all details related to joining an HPV team. Everybody is... Read More

Year 11 Camp

February 8, 2019
Last week, the year 11 students embarked on a Leadership and Study Camp at Deakin University in Warrnambool. There were many learning opportunities during this 4 day camp. Firstly, our students lived in typical university accommodation where they experienced living in a group setting, working with a budget, planning, shopping for and cooking meals while also... Read More

Commencement & Re-dedication Service

February 8, 2019
Our Commencement Service was a very special occasion as we rededicated our new Chapel and Multi-Purpose Hall. Over 250 students, staff, parents, special guests and visitors attended the official opening, officiated by Pastor David Wear. We were also blessed to have past families represented, along with member of the community who donated time and resources... Read More

Welcome Parent BBQ

February 1, 2019
Tonight commencing at 6pm we will be holding our annual welcome parent BBQ. This is a great night where you get a chance to reconnect with current families and meet up with our new families. All we ask is that you bring a salad to share and your own drinks. Meat, crockery, cutlery, and cups... Read More


February 1, 2019
We are almost set for the basketball season. This year we have close to 100 players representing Good Shepherd College. I like to thank all coaches and team managers that have volunteered. The next step is to ensure that we have uniforms on each player. Players were exceptionally tardy returning their uniforms from last season,... Read More

Year 7-10 Chromebook Hire

February 1, 2019
It has been great to see the high number of families who have taken up the opportunity of hiring a Chromebook from the college for the 2019 year. For the cost of $100, students have access to a device for the entire year. If you need to still take up this option, please contact Mrs... Read More

First Week Back!

February 1, 2019
While many of our staff have been back for a few weeks, it was great to see all our students return a little taller, a little tanner and enthusiastic about returning to see their friends and teachers. In particular,  our 15 bright-eyed Prep students for their very first day of school, along with our 30... Read More