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Galen Bands Showcase

Galen Catholic College Senior Band and Junior Band entertained a full house of over 200 people at the Pinsent Hotel on Monday evening 16th October. Playing crowd pleasers such as hits from Coldplay, ‘Happy’ from Despicable Me, Beethoven’s Ode to Joy to name a few.Year 12 students Olivia Curran and Lucy Lee both received awards …

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Star Gazing Night at Galen

Join us at Galen for a Night of Star Gazing… Plus more! A great way to celebrate World Space Week! Thursday Oct 12th 7pm – 9pmGalen Catholic College StadiumFREE Community Event Charles Sturt Uni, Wangaratta & Galen Catholic College, are excited to present Starr’s Planetarium. The planetarium program will engage, amaze and inspire as we take you …

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Year 10 Melbourne Careers Trip

Year 10s had a great time away at their recent Melbourne Trip. With a focus on future career and study options, students were fortunate to have the opportunity to visit some of the following locations:Urban Seed – ‘The city is our home’ Walk, Aquarium – Marine BiologyStreet Art ToursUniversity of Melb Guided Campus tourRMIT Trades …

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Murray River Culinary Challenge in Swan Hill

Recently Galen’s two finalist, Sumiri Kamiyama and Sara Corker competed in the Murray River Culinary Challenge in Swan Hill. The other schools competing were Rochester Secondary College, Notre Dame College, St Mary MacKillop and Catholic College Wodonga. Sara and Sumiri prepared a 3 course meal under strict time conditions. Their meals were judged by 5 …

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Italian Day

This year, Galen celebrated the Italian Day on August, 17th. All students of Italian engaged in different activities during the entire school day. Year 7 students loved the Commedia dell’Arte play “Fooling in love” performed by Rosa Campagnaro and her company. Students of year 8 Italian participated in a workshop about “Carnevale”. They explored this …

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Senior Concert Band visits Ballarat

Thirty Senior Band students began their annual tour by setting up to perform a concert in Southbank – Melbourne. Unfortunately, after two songs, the Melbourne weather had a bit to say and our first challenge was working out how to dry many of our instruments. Once dry (sort of) we headed to Ballarat High School …

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Dirrawarra Proud and Deadly Awards

Congratulations to Kelsey Woods (Year 12) who was a successful recipient of three Dirrawarra Proud and Deadly Awards last Thursday. Kelsey received a Charles Sturt University scholarship as the first person in her family with plans to commence higher education at university. She also received a Deadly Achievement Award and a Corragar Strength Award. In …

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Students savour Heston’s delights

Unit 4 Food Studies students recently had the opportunity to dine in luxury at Heston Blumenthal’s exclusive restaurant in Melbourne. Due to the students success in catering for guests attending the recent STEM Expo in August, Education Advantage were so impressed with their amazing dishes that they decided to reward the students for their work, …

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2018 Galen Catholic College Uniform

Dear Parents and Carers,We are writing to advise you of the changes to the Galen Catholic College uniform, for commencement from the beginning of the 2018 school year.The Galen Catholic College Uniform Committee was set up last year by the Galen School Board to review the current school uniform and make recommendations to the Board …

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