College News

Benvenuti! Selamat datang! Bienvenidos! Velkommen! WELCOME to Galen!

August 5, 2019
Again, this year Galen has been transformed into an international community for the duration of the term 3. We welcome 10 students from countries like Indonesia, Italy, Spain and Denmark. A great opportunity for them and for us to learn about each other’s cultures. We wish them well in their… Read more

Galen tech innovators win People’s Choice at Startup Shakeup Pitchfest

July 29, 2019
Galen’s budding entrepreneurs, Lachlan Carboon and Ryan Falconer had a very successful night at the Startup Shakeup Pitchfest event on Friday 26 July at Benalla Town Hall, walking away with the People’s Choice prize and $2000 worth of mentoring from Melbourne business startup consultant Mark Cooper.Having started out as teammates… Read more

Vinnies Winter Appeal

July 25, 2019
Galen students have successfully raised a combined total of $2170 for the St Vinnies Winter Appeal.  Blankets to the value of $500 were purchased as well as a cheque for $1670 was handed over to Loris Fletcher and Pam Gardner from the St Vinnies volunteer team.  The money raised was… Read more

Galen dancers pull chunky moves at Australian Ballet

June 13, 2019
On the morning of Friday the 31st of May, Galen’s most talented dancers drove to Melbourne to better ourselves as performers. After a bus ride full of anticipation and some ‘interesting’ singing, we arrived at the Australian Ballet Company. Mr Ellis had organized a remarkable surprise; a tour of the… Read more

2018 Victorian Premier’s VCE Awards

June 4, 2019
Galen Year 12 student, Charlie McGrath, has been recognized at the 2018 Victorian Premier’s VCE Awards in Melbourne for Information Digital Media and Technology (VCE VET). The Premier’s Awards “Recognise top performing students who excelled in the Victorian Certificate of Education in 2018.” What makes this even more outstanding is… Read more

Winter warmers available now!

May 30, 2019
The Galen Uniform shop now stocks items to keep you warm during the cold months. These items include: Galen Beanie $15, Scarf $20, Gloves $10 and Umbrellas $22. Read more

Galen Catholic College is a Year 7 to 12 co-educational Catholic College located in Wangaratta, North East Victoria. With an enrolment of 1100 students and 120 full and part time staff, Galen offers a dynamic curriculum where students can grow, learn, develop their faith and become successful graduates. 

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We are a child safe school

Galen Catholic College is a child safe organisation and is committed to child safety at all levels. It has zero tolerance for child abuse and aims to provide a safe, supportive and welcoming environment where all students can flourish.

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