Issue: April 2022

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Appointment of Mrs Judith Poole as Interim Head of St Catherine's, commencing January 2023.
Dear members of the St Catherine’s School community,
The St Catherine’s School Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs Judith...
Indivi Sutton alumna 2018 - Art exhibition
We are so proud of alumna Indivi Sutton, who is exhibiting her second solo show, One, at Saint Cloche Gallery, Paddington.

Join Indivi and support...
Position vacant ~ Marketing and Communications Manager
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Position vacant ~ Operations Assistant
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Operations Assistant
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Position vacant ~ Digital Media Coordinator
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Digital Media Coordinator
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St Cath's catch up in Dubbo!
Over the weekend St Catherine’s School was represented at the Boarding Schools Expo in Dubbo to meet with potential future boarding families. Following...
You're invited to the Jane Barker Luncheon 2022
Join us in the new Performing Arts & Aquatic Centre on Wednesday 22 June 2022.
RSVP here....
London reunion venue confirmed!
The London reunion will be held at The Lamb, Bloomsbury. Check it our here!

Join Dr...
Position vacant ~ Events Coordinator
Come and join our team!

This permanent full time role will commence in May/June 2022. Please click here to view full position details....
ANZAC Day Assembly
On Tuesday 3 May, students and staff from K-12 attended the St Catherine’s ANZAC Day assembly. We were fortunate enough to be joined by some special...
Jane Barker Luncheon Wednesday 22 June 2022
We invite guests to join us for a Gala Concert at 11.30am in the new Performing Arts & Aquatic Centre featuring our lovely Junior School students,...
Dubbo catch up ~ Join us on Saturday 14 May 2022
Join us for a St Cath's catch up in Dubbo!

Saturday 14 May 2022
5pm - 7pm
Milestone Hotel
95 Macquarie Street., Dubbo

RSVP to...
St Catherine's School presents 42nd Street!
Come and experience the 1980’s Broadway stage musical in our new Performing Arts Centre.

Performances will take place at 6.30pm on Thursday...
Donate funds to rebuild Lismore Library!
In support of the devastating floods in Lismore and the northern areas of NSW, we ask for your help to rebuild the Lismore Library which suffered significant...
Help us, help Naomi.
Help us, help Naomi.
We are seeking support from the St Cath’s community for Naomi Burgess Alumni 2020, who has recently been diagnosed with a...
Magnolia Fair - Devonshire Tea Stall call for support - Saturday 7 May 2022
We are so excited to be on the countdown for the Magnolia Fair coming up in just 4 weeks on Saturday 7 May 2022.

Come along and enjoy the wonderful...
London Reunion Friday 17 June 2022
Dr Julie Townsend will be travelling to London and would love those of you who live in and around London!

Save the Date - Friday 17 June 2022 from...
Alumni news Stela Solar OG2001
The Director of the National AI Centre at the CSIRO Stela Solar OG2001, knows everything about innovation and artificial intelligence (AI). From the digital...
Dubbo and London Reunions
We are currently taking expressions of interest for reunions in Dubbo (14 May 2022) and London (17 June 2022).
Email alumni@stcaths.nsw.edu.au...
Canberra alumni network
We are seeking expressions of interest for St Cath's alumni living in and around Canberra to join an alumni network.
Email alumni@stcaths.nsw.edu.au ...
Little Feet Early Learning and Childcare Trainee position
A message from the Chair of School Council
Dear St Catherine’s community,

I write to inform you that Dr Julie Townsend has advised the School Council of her decision to resign as Headmistress...
A message from Headmistress Dr Julie Townsend
Dear Old Girls

With only one year left at a school I have adored being part of for so long, I wanted to write to thank you all for making St Catherine...
Clarity Tax Consulting - Magnolia Fair 2022 Gold Sponsor
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Core Mortgage Brokers - Magnolia Fair 2022 Gold Sponsor
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True Personal Training - Magnolia Fair 2022 Silver Sponsor
True Personal Training provide a premier outdoor personal and group training service for their sponsorship of the St Catherine's Rowing Stand.
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Edstart - Magnolia Fair 2022 Bronze Sponsor
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St Catherine's Day virtual assembly
This week we celebrated St Catherine's Day with a virtual assembly run by the prefects. 1993 Alumnae Amber Daines spoke to the students about her experiences...
PMC Legal - Magnolia Fair 2022 Platinum Sponsor
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We provide practical legal solutions to financial services businesses.Our experienced lawyers expertly...
Talking Aussie Books - Magnolia Fair 2022 Bronze Sponsor
Talking Aussie Books is a podcast bringing readers and writers of popular Australian fiction together since 2018.

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Has it really been 5 years already?
After postponing their original reunion set for September, the Class of 2016 were so lucky to come together at the Blue Room in Bondi Beach on Friday 12...
Class of 1991 Virtual 30th Reunion
While plans to get together in person have been postponed until next year, it didn’t stop the Class of 1991 from connecting virtually to celebrate...
Happy 60th Class of '79!
On Saturday 13 November the Class of 1979 came together to celebrate their combined 60th birthdays over a delicious lunch in the private dining room at...
Darrell Lea - Magnolia Fair 2022 Gold Sponsor
Founded in 1927, Darrell Lea is an iconic Australian confectionary company at the heart of millions across the country.

Crafted in Australia, by...
Position vacant ~ Theatre Manager
Come and join our team!

This permanent full time role will commence in January 2022. Please click here ...
Young Alumni Panel 2021
We were thrilled to welcome Sienna White OG2018, Zandile Chivizhe OG2019 and Ashlee Miller OG2019 to speak to year 11 on Monday afternoon.

While...
Flowers by Zoe - Magnolia Fair 2022 Silver Sponsor
Established in 2004 by Zoe Macarounas, Flowers by Zoe is a boutique florist, working exclusively from a studio for corporate events, weddings and functions....
Year 10 virtual Father Daughter Breakfast with Yasmin London
On Friday 8 October 2021 the St Catherine’s Foundation hosted the 4th annual Father Daughter breakfast for Year 10 families, which due to current...
Magnolia Fair 2022 Saturday 7 May
​The Magnolia Fair Committee is well underway with planning the 2022 event which will be held on Saturday 7 May.

To get a taste of the 2019 Magnolia Fair view the video here. ...
The Politics of Taking Risks : Daisy Turnbull
The Politics of Everything

Hosted by Amber Daines OG1993, The Politics of Everything launched in May 2017 as a weekly podcast series asking newsworthy...
Turning trials into triumphs!
Dr Julie Townsend shares some behind the scenes footage of how the school stayed committed to our Year 12 students to take their HSC trial exams during...
Let's chat Mathematics with Kim Clough OG2000
​​​​​In celebration of Math's Week, we were delighted to welcome Kim Clough (Handley) OG2000 to talk to our students...
K-12 Survivor bears
We have recently had enquiries from a number of old girls about our K-12 survivor bears. These bears have become a beautiful tradition gifted from Dr Julie...
Letters to our Old Girls
Our Year 5 and Year 6 students have been looking for ways to reconnect with our school community during their time in lockdown. Together with the Alumni...
Mathematics teacher passes away - Farewell Mr Parker
The St Catherine's community were saddened to hear of the passing of Mr Andrew Parker, a much loved mathematics teacher from the 1980's.

Please...
A tribute in song from our Headmistress to our students during lockdown!
Our very own Dr Townsend and Ms McCullah star in their very own music video to Celine Dion's 'All by Myself'

Watch it here. ...
St Cath's Thursday night trivia is back!!!
After popular demand, our Thursday night trivia is back!

Special thanks to Year 8 parent Tim Shorter of Fame Trivia who has once again agreed to...
St Catherine’s at the Tokyo Olympics: Ones to watch
​With the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics just moments away, we are so excited to be able to cheer on members of our St Catherine's community...
Kindness might just beat this lockdown fatigue
There is a lot of fatigue during this lockdown, and any novelty of being at home has definitely worn off.

This is why it is so important to try...
COVID will shape our teenagers' lives, but how?
We don’t yet know what the long-term impact will be on kids – from newborns to teenagers. On the one hand they are learning resilience, but...
Farewell Mrs Cameron
When Narelle Cameron first walked through the gates into the junior school library, she wasn’t expecting to walk out for the last time 37 years later....
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