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Hi Everyone,

My daughter and I have registered in the Mother’s Day Classic, 8 km walk, to help raise awareness and money for research which hopefully will lead to a cure to treat breast cancer.

If you are interested in supporting us please see Melissa at school leading up to the event.

Please click on the below link for further information and details.


http://mothersdayclassic.com.au/Mother’s Day Classic 2013

Many Thanks,

















Image Reference: everguide.com.au

Sign Holding!

Our class excitedly line up at the door, holding our inspirational signs and thinking about what might happen when others see our posters. As we start to walk down the stairs towards the door, we are all pretty nervous. Once we get out the door, we raise our signs, and everyone sees them. I can see the students reactions and most of them are probably thinking, ”What are they doing?”, ”Why are the doing that?” and ”This is so weird and unusual!”. Once we start to walk up the stairs towards the school opening, we can see the smiles on all the parents faces and I’m sure that the whole class feel heartwarmed. We wave at any cars going past and they wave back and smile, and sometimes they even honk! I observe the way that all the car honks sound different. When a car honks, we all cheer. It was such a great feeling when someone waved, gave a thumbs up, honked, or even just smiled at our posters. It made us feel successful and satisfied. I think this whole experience has helped our community by cheering people up and giving them positive quotes to think about. This was a very fun and joyful experience. I hope to do it again in the future.

By Grace

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Four day hike on Maria Island

On the 23rd February, my mother and I hiked our way through the wilderness that rests on Maria Island, located off the

eastern coast of Tasmania.

This was to be a fabulous experience full of invigorating walks, load bearing packs and treasured moments, lapping up

the world as God created it to be.   We travelled by bus from Hobart to Triabunna, boarded a boat from the pier and anchored

just short of the shore off Maria’s coast.  We placed our 10kg packs on our backs and waded through the crystal waters

to land upon a majestic but deserted beach.  We trudged along the beach and crossed an isthmus to reach another beach

which led to our first camp.  For the next four days we were to live without power, flushing toilets, televisions, computers

or even radios.  Heaven on a stick!