Adventure at HMAS Stirling

Adventure at HMAS Stirling

Ever thought you would have 18 strangers singing happy birthday and sharing a Pavlova on a naval base? We didn’t. The Women in Leadership Camp, held on Garden Island (HMAS Stirling) from the 3rd to 5th of October was an amazing, inspiring and informative 3 day camp....

2017 China Tour – Day Six

Interesting day today. Old Chinese insult “May you live in interesting times”. Today we did. The 5 Star Hotel we are booked into was not available early on so we got on with the day’s activities straight from the train. Despite numerous calls the hotel continued to be...

2017 China Tour – Day Five

A day at the Haining Number 1 High School today. First things first the student hosts turn up again and our kids disappear again. Wonderful system that. The teachers get together with the Haining official greeting party and sit down for a series of short welcoming...

2017 China Tour – Day 4 Report

Long time no hear, sorry about that. Internet here is difficult to access. More importantly we have all been so busy having a fantastic time that we have rarely got back to the hotel before 10pm, by which time energy levels have dropped to insignificance. Non the...
2017 China Tour- Day 3 Report

2017 China Tour- Day 3 Report

After overcoming the internet issues at Haining long enough to get Day 2 report home, they came back again, so the next few days worth of reports will probably turn up in a rush once we get to Beijing and from memory a more accessible internet service. The service...
2017 China Tour  Day 2 – Report

2017 China Tour Day 2 – Report

Went to bed, blinked, morning already. Welcome back to the daily report from all the Margaret River Sinophiles. Today was our first full day in China and I do mean full – with the “shop – eat – travel – experience” of course. Buffet breakfast to start the day and our...
2017 China Tour Day 1 – Report

2017 China Tour Day 1 – Report

Once again the experiential offerings of Margaret River SHS have taken to the skies in search of international opportunities for both staff and students. 37 highly excited students from Year’s 9 and 10 have left behind hearth and home for the 12 day chance to get away...
Maker Space Mayhem

Maker Space Mayhem

Students have been busily creating and making an assortment of art, craft and computing – limited only by their imaginations....