Parenting, Risk-taking and Party Guidelines
Parenting, teenage risk-taking, and party guidelines continue to be an issue of concern for principals, parents and students. It is important to acknowledge from the outset that parties are an important social outlet for teenagers. Under the right circumstances, they should be encouraged. In the vast majority of cases, Carey families hold successful and enjoyable parties. However, a friendly and often-repeated warning should be kept in mind …
During the recent holidays I was walking to the headland at Noosa along that fabulous path with the sea on one side and the bush on the other. A group of people had stopped walking and were looking out to sea. At that precise time, a pod of whales surfaced, and one of the whales launched through the air. People gasped with delight. The ability of a whale to lift its weight out of the water and move through the air was simply breathtaking.
The freedom of the whales at play evoked great happiness in all of the onlookers. Parents explained to their children what had just happened, adults shared their joy with …Read more
Term 4 is upon us, and for Community Relations this means a lot more exciting events, as well as the creation of a range of publications – including the next edition of Torch magazine and the Carey Chronicle. We are also busy finalising enrolments for next year, and hosting a range of alumni events including the annual OCGA Breakfast for Year 12 students next week.
Another highlight for this term will be the Carey Art and Design Exhibition, which opens tomorrow night (Friday 13 October). More information about the exhibition can be found here. Tickets are also now available for this year’s Pink Ribbon Breakfast which …Read more
Middle School Play – The Last Train to Tarrawingee
The Middle School Play, The Last Train to Tarrawingee, will be performed in the IWA on Tuesday 31 October at 1.45pm and 7.00pm. Tickets will be available on TryBooking from Monday 16 October and we would love to see you there! Come and experience a wonderful piece of original theatre as we prepare for our tour of regional Victoria …