We host many outstanding and fun events and programmes for students, parents and our community.
NASA Space School
A group of our Years 7-11 girls attended NASA's 'space school' and 'space university'. The girls took part in mission simulations, space walks and rides, performed experiments, toured the space agency, experienced the gravity chair and created and launched their own rockets.
Christmas in Claremont
Sunday 3 December 2017
Our talented musicians performed Christmas music for the community at the Christmas in Claremont event, co-hosted by the Town of Claremont and MLC.
Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Orchestra, Chorale, Cantabile, Barbershop, and Middle Years' choir presented a programme of seasonal music.
Evening of Thanks
Wednesday 29 November 2017
We farewelled some of our long-serving members of staff at the Evening of Thanks. Mr Binh Nguyen, Ms Mandy Combes, Dr Lainie Gara and Mrs Kate Padman were sent off with messages of love and support from Ms Cody, their colleagues and students. We also celebrated and thanked our incredibly generous volunteers, donors and supporters during the evening.
MLC Colour Run
Saturday 18 November 2017
The MLC community came together for a day full of fun, energy and excitement. Runners and walkers leapt over hurdles, zigzagged through obstacles, crawled under a water-covered tunnel, and were doused in powder throughout the course before coming together for the final colour throw dance party.
Heather Lamont Festival
Friday 27 October 2017
Our girls incredible talents were on display during the Heather Lamont Festival. This annual festival, named after a Collegian who tragically passed away in the 1960s, is an opportunity for the girls to participate in, and be entertained by, cultural and artistic activities such as Music, Visual Arts, Dance, Drama, Textiles, Cooking, Debating and Languages.
Japan Study Tour
A group of our students participated in an exchange programme in Japan. They learnt about Japanese culture, and significantly developed their language skills with the help of their host families and friends. The girls attended Kobe College where they delivered speeches to the College community in Japanese, took part in art and music classes, tried Ikebana (traditional flower arranging), and enjoyed excursions, sightseeing and a judo session during their stay.
Friday 8 September
Striking, unique pieces created by our Year 12 Materials, Design and Technology - Textiles students were showcased at Claremont Yacht Club. The girls' pieces were modeled on the catwalk following a parade of one of influential designer, Liz Davenport's, collections.
Science and Arts Week
We celebrated both Science and the Arts during a fun-filled week of activities, featuring seedling planting, music performances, a guest speaker visit from Hollywood, collaborative art projects, a spontaneous macarena dance at assembly and the annual lip sync battle.
Monday 12 to Friday 16 June 2017
The Sports Week activities began with a lunch time staff vs students competition, followed by wheelchair basketball, guest speaker presentations, the Great Divide netball match, tug of war competitions, all culminating in a free dress day and zumba session on the Great Court,
Monday 27 to Friday 31 March 2017
We celebrated the linguistic and cultural diversity of our community during Languages Week. Throughout this week our girls have sampled international dishes, listened and danced to international music, participated in a Languages-inspired soccer tournament, Japanese drumming, a Kung fu demonstration and an art competition.
Champions of Change for International Women's Day
Thursday 2 March 2017
"Find what you love and work harder for it than anyone else."
- Rebecca Johnston 2006.
Collegians, Rebecca, Tracy Lefroy 1996 and Caroline de Mori 1973, inspired our community and our girls when they spoke about Being Bold For Change in the lead up to International Womens Day.