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  1. Canberra put on a stunning winter’s day for the Defence Families Picnic on Sunday, 6 June with the lake front at Yhuuramulum providing the perfect picnic setting.

    Defence families winter picnic18 June

    Canberra put on a stunning winter’s day for the Defence Families Picnic on Sunday, 6 June with the lake front at Yhuuramulum providing the perfect picnic setting.

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  2. We are changing things up this week and sharing some wonderful news about our very own School Chaplain.

    Staff Achievements4 June

    We are changing things up this week and sharing some wonderful news about our very own School Chaplain.

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  3. The 2021 Parents and Friends Association Committee (P&F) are excited to announce that this year the CGGS Fete is BACK!

    CGGS Fete: ‘Bringing the world to you’21 May

    The 2021 Parents and Friends Association Committee (P&F) are excited to announce that this year the CGGS Fete is BACK!

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  4. Those who gave up their time to attend the 40th Anniversary of the Gabriel Foundation last Thursday evening, were certainly not disappointed.

    40th Anniversary of the Gabriel Foundation7 May

    Those who gave up their time to attend the 40th Anniversary of the Gabriel Foundation last Thursday evening, were certainly not disappointed.

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  5. This morning, in the warmth of the Boarding House, a small group of people gathered to honour Sarah Booth, a dedicated member of the Canberra Girls Grammar School community, who made her mark through kindness and the desire to advance women, their education and working conditions.

    Sarah Booth commemoration23 April

    This morning, in the warmth of the Boarding House, a small group of people gathered to honour Sarah Booth, a dedicated member of the Canberra Girls Grammar School community, who made her mark through kindness and the desire to advance women, their education and working conditions.

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  6. This week the Senior School students, staff and special guests gathered for a commemorative Anzac Day Assembly in the lead up to 25 April, a significant day in Australia’s military history.

    Commemorating Anzac Day23 April

    This week the Senior School students, staff and special guests gathered for a commemorative Anzac Day Assembly in the lead up to 25 April, a significant day in Australia’s military history.

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  7. Our talented Music Academy staff are active in the broader ACT music community and on Thursday, 1 April, the Chapel of the Annunciation played host to a performance of the highest quality.

    Anomaly22 April

    Our talented Music Academy staff are active in the broader ACT music community and on Thursday, 1 April, the Chapel of the Annunciation played host to a performance of the highest quality.

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  8. Harmony Day is an annual tradition that celebrates the unique cultural identities prevalent in our CGGS community. It encourages students to respect and recognise their differences, while rejecting prejudices and racism. It was an honour to organise an event that has always created a welcoming, accepting and safe environment for me – and hopefully did for CGGS this year.

    Celebrating who we are on Harmony Day1 April

    Harmony Day is an annual tradition that celebrates the unique cultural identities prevalent in our CGGS community. It encourages students to respect and recognise their differences, while rejecting prejudices and racism. It was an honour to organise an event that has always created a welcoming, accepting and safe environment for me – and hopefully did for CGGS this year.

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  9. Each year we hold four Family and Friends’ Chapel Services: Palm Sunday (Holy Week); Founders’ Day; Blessing of the Animals; and a Carol Service).

    Family and Friends’ Chapel Service – Holy Week19 March

    Each year we hold four Family and Friends’ Chapel Services: Palm Sunday (Holy Week); Founders’ Day; Blessing of the Animals; and a Carol Service).

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  10. It is a privilege to be involved in music education at Canberra Girls Grammar School.  Each and every day, I see the power and impact of music on the lives of our students across the School.  This impact is not only felt directly by the students engaged in music, but also by those in the broader School community.

    Music at CGGS: The core of culture, belonging and who we are19 March

    It is a privilege to be involved in music education at Canberra Girls Grammar School. Each and every day, I see the power and impact of music on the lives of our students across the School. This impact is not only felt directly by the students engaged in music, but also by those in the broader School community.

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  11. Back in February 2020, a new boat was purchased for our rowers. Usually, much ceremony surrounds the naming of a new boat, and while a year has passed and gatherings are still somewhat restricted, we finally had the opportunity to launch the new boat and reveal its name – Louise Kilby.

    Honouring our rowing legacy4 March

    Back in February 2020, a new boat was purchased for our rowers. Usually, much ceremony surrounds the naming of a new boat, and while a year has passed and gatherings are still somewhat restricted, we finally had the opportunity to launch the new boat and reveal its name – Louise Kilby.

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  12. For the past six years, Canberra Girls Grammar School has taken out the ‘Largest School Team’ award at the Canberra Mother’s Day Classic. This year, our intrepid Year 6 students – Girls who Lead - will be leading the charge to win the title again as they ALL participate.

    Year 6 take the lead for Mother’s Day Classic19 February

    For the past six years, Canberra Girls Grammar School has taken out the ‘Largest School Team’ award at the Canberra Mother’s Day Classic. This year, our intrepid Year 6 students – Girls who Lead - will be leading the charge to win the title again as they ALL participate.

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  13. It has been a long time between live performances for our wonderful young musicians at Canberra Girls Grammar School.  We pivoted and adapted to the many challenges placed before us in 2020 and ensured that every student remained connected and motivated to continue their musical journeys.

    Reconnecting through music in 202119 February

    It has been a long time between live performances for our wonderful young musicians at Canberra Girls Grammar School. We pivoted and adapted to the many challenges placed before us in 2020 and ensured that every student remained connected and motivated to continue their musical journeys.

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  14. This year, we happily celebrate the Gabriel Foundation’s 40th Anniversary. Founded in 1980, the Foundation has supported Canberra Girls Grammar School for four decades.

    The Gabriel Foundation’s 40th Anniversary4 December

    This year, we happily celebrate the Gabriel Foundation’s 40th Anniversary. Founded in 1980, the Foundation has supported Canberra Girls Grammar School for four decades.

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  15. During the October holidays, several Year 10 students took part in a volunteering opportunity with Embracing Ministries. Embracing Ministries, an initiative of the Anglican Church of Canberra and Goulburn, aims to support families with youth and children affected by disabilities.

    Year 10 students embrace volunteering 20 November

    During the October holidays, several Year 10 students took part in a volunteering opportunity with Embracing Ministries. Embracing Ministries, an initiative of the Anglican Church of Canberra and Goulburn, aims to support families with youth and children affected by disabilities.

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