We host many outstanding and fun events and programmes for students, parents and our community.
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.
Year 10 Week of Amazement
21-25 November 2016
Our Year 10s immersed themselves in new experiences during the Week of Amazement. They stepped outside their comfort zones and got to try Scuba diving, surfing, living on the land during a farm stay, being a Scientist for a day, obtaining their skippers ticket, or volunteering at Food Rescue, UnitingCare West, the Salvation Army or Mercy Place Mont Clare.
Maximus Musicus and the Twilight Picnic
Saturday 12 November 2016
Our community enjoyed a fun, family day out which began with the Maximus Musicus concert and finished with a giant, twilight picnic on the Great Court. Families watched the sun set from their picnic rugs while listening to the sweet sounds of our Jazz Orchestra.
Heather Lamont Festival
Friday 4 November 2016
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.
Year 9 Camino Salvado Pilgrimage
Wednesday 21 - Monday 26 September 2016
Fifteen of our Year 9s spent five days walking from Subiaco to New Norcia on the Camino Salvado Pilgrimage trail. As the girls walked 100km across Perth's urban landscapes and through the picturesque hills, they explored the themes of service, perspective and community.
College Production - Little Shop of Horrors
Thursday 28, Friday 29 and Saturday 30 July 2016
Little Shop of Horrors was the first production to be performed in Hadley Hall in 1991 and was performed again in the Hall's 25th year, 2016.
This comedy about a man-eating plant, was performed in a schlocky, gritty, heartwarming style.
Vietnam Service Learning Tour
July School Holidays 2016
A group of our Year 11s spent 10 days in Vietnam as part of their Service Learning. The girls helped out in a local orphanage in Ho Chi Minh City, built toilet blocks in villages with breathtaking views out of Sapa, taught English and Maths at a school in Hanoi and restored the school and a number of homes in the area.
Bethany Home Service Learning Tour
July School Holidays 2016
Ten students spent two weeks at Bethany Home in Malaysia, a training centre for disabled children and adults, as part of their Service Learning experience. The girls got to know the centre's visitors through morning walks and fun activities and helped them with their exercises and physiotherapy.
Monday 13 - Friday 17 June 2016
The Sports Prefects and Executive organised a range of lunchtime activities for students to partake in During Sports Week, including tug-of-war, tabloid games, Sponge-A-Teacher', the Great Divide Netball match against Christ Church Grammar School and Zumba on the Great Court. All Sports Week activities supported the McGrath Foundation.
Relay For Life
Saturday 30 April - Sunday 1 May 2016
A group of Year 11 students participated in the Cancer Council Relay for Life this weekend to raise funds for cancer research, prevention and support services.
One of our girls, Sophie Hogan, walked the equivalent of three marathons (more than 130kms) during the event.
Thailand Elephant Conservation Experience
Friday 8 - Tuesday 19 April 2016
Our girls were able to get up close and personal with the elephants at the Sappraiwan Elephant Sanctuary in Thailand during their 10-day conservation experience. They fed and washed the animals and learnt about their habits and behaviour during the trip.
Year 6 Trip to Canberra
Monday 4 - Friday 8 April 2016
During our inaugural Year 6 cohort trip to Canberra, our girls met up with the Year 6 boys from Christ Church Grammar School and visited some iconic and historical locations such as: Parliament House, the Australian War Memorial, Government House and the High Court of Australia.
House Singing, Drama and Mime Festival
Friday 1 April 2016
Our Middle and Senior Years' girls spent the day performing, laughing, shrieking, applauding and cheering on their peers during the Festival.
Rome was awarded first prize for their Mime and Choir pieces and Troy's play won the Drama section.
Collegians' Long Table Luncheon
Sunday 20 March 2016
A buzz of chatter and laughter filled the Lee Auditorium as 140 Collegians gathered at the Long Table Luncheon. Three ornately decorated tables stretched the length of the auditorium providing a beautiful setting for guests to reconnect and reminisce at the annual affair.
Monday 14 - Friday 19 March 2016
Service Week this year was all about showing support for girls' education around the world. The Service Prefects and Executive organised a range of activities for the week, including a bake sale, hair chop for alopecia, a Harmony Day Picnic and dress up day and they also designed an art piece which was signed by the girls.
All proceeds from the week supported the One Girl - an organisation whose mission is to educate one million girls across Africa. Because when you educate a girl, she can change her world.
Tuesday 8 - Friday 11 March 2016
Languages Week is where we celebrate our cultural diversity and showcase the languages taught at MLC. The girls are encouraged to learn about and understand cultural differences and traditions.
Students have enjoyed language-themed specials from the Café, taken part in a Languages Quiz and a Manga competition, participated in a Soccer Championship between the different language teams and viewed a Kung Fu demonstration.
Foundation International Women's Day Breakfast
Thursday 3 March 2016
WA Police Superintendent Sharron Leonhard visited MLC to speak to our community and our senior students in the lead up to International Women's Day. During her inspirational talk, she encouraged our girls to "feel the fear and do it anyway".