Friday, 13 Oct 2023

Student News - Term 4 Week 1

Silver Duke of Edinburgh students enjoyed an unforgettable sailing adventure in the Whitsundays, honing their navigation skills as they participated in daily island excursions using maps and compasses. The girls courage and resilience was tested with each new challenge, resulting in growth and a newfound appreciation for adventure. Several touch football student-athletes travelled to Queensland over the holiday to compete in national competitions. Willow (Y6), Bella (Y7) and Grace (Y7)…

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Thursday, 12 Oct 2023

Encore Musical Theatre

Be transported to an enchanting world of drama, when the CGGS Encore Musical Theatre takes centre stage for its second year over three nights. Join us for an unforgettable evening of magic and mystery, as our talented students bring their creativity to life. Bring your own food and non-alcoholic drinks to enjoy the show. Key details Dates: Thursday 26 October, Friday 27 October, Saturday 28 October Time: Doors open from 5.30pm, for a 6–8.30 pm performance Location: Senior School Hall,…

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Wednesday, 11 Oct 2023

The Music Academy's Euphony & Ambrosia Concert

Enjoy an evening of fine music at The Music Academy’s harmonious Euphony & Ambrosia Concert on Friday 3 November. Performed in the atmospheric Henson Family Recital Room, the concert features small ensembles of The Music Academy as they hark the brilliance of spring with an exceptional program. Refreshments will be available on the night while food from The Lazy Grazer can be ordered in advance. Key details Date: Friday 3 November Time: 6–8 pm Location: The Henson Family Recital Room,…

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Friday, 22 Sept 2023

Student News: Term 3 Week 10

Last Saturday was a big day for our CGGS hockey and netball teams, who played in their respective Grand Finals. The U18 Hockey team won their Grand Final 2-0, marking their eighth consecutive premiership. In netball, Year 7 Purple won 14-13, and Years 9–10 Lightning won 32-26 and Senior Green finished runner-up. Well done to all students who played in Grand Finals. Maisie (Y7) represented the ACT at the School Sport Australia (SSA) Netball Championships in Perth recently, playing in all 14 of…

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Monday, 18 Sept 2023

The journey from Year 7 to 12: CGGS Indigenous Mural

At last week's Senior School Assembly, we were joined by indigenous artist and proud Wiradjuri woman living on Ngunnawal and Ngambri Country, Kalara Gilbert, who spoke to students and staff about the mural that has recently been installed in the Senior School Quad. Drawing inspiration from conversations with students and the natural landscape of nearby Red Hill, the mural evokes the importance of people and place in the experience of our students at CGGS. When planning the mural, Kalara asked…

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Friday, 15 Sept 2023

P&F Association: President's Update

Dear parents, carers and friends of CGGS, I can’t believe we are in September already and heading into the tail end of the year! We have many things to look forward to in Term 4: Art on the Grounds: 13 and 14 October. We are currently seeking volunteers for several of the stalls at this event. If you are able to assist, please click here. P&F small grants open for applications P&F staff awards open for nominationPlanning for events next year has begun, and at our recent meeting the…

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Friday, 15 Sept 2023

Student News - Term 3 Week 9

Congratulations to Holly (Y8) who received first place in the Advanced Foundation division of the Betsy Sawers Ballet Memorial Awards. Having only just returned from injury, this is a positive result for Holly. Good luck to our hockey and netball teams playing in Grand Finals this weekend. Playing in a Grand Final, let alone winning one, is a massive achievement that few athletes experience, so we encourage our CGGS community to join us on the sidelines this weekend and cheer our teams…

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Monday, 11 Sept 2023

The inaugural Art on the Grounds

As CGGS heads into the final school term of 2023, the Art on the Grounds event is an opportunity to celebrate our collective achievements in 2023, a return to warmer weather and the enduring creative spirit of the CGGS community. Experience the talent of our Junior School students’ in a gallery-style format at twilight on Friday 13 October, or after casting your vote at our referendum polling station on Saturday 14 October and enjoy: A delicious pizza dinner from Alex the Pizza Guy (Friday…

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Friday, 08 Sept 2023


Our Years 3 students loved welcoming their Grandparents, Godparents and Grandfriends to our GGG Day this morning! Our Year 3 students joined their guests for morning tea before performing two songs that they had prepared. Our students also caught a glimpse of what they can look forward to in Year 4, as they watched a recording of our award-winning Wakakirri performance. A very special thank you to the Gabriel Foundation for hosting the event.It was wonderful to welcome our broader community to…

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