Old Girl honoured at Centenary Weekend

Nicola Sladden was one of two Old Girls added to the Queen Margaret College Old Girls’ Association Honours Board at Centenary Weekend in June. Below she writes about what she’s…

Five QMC students standing with their products at the merchandise table at Centenary Weekend

Centenary merchandise

Rosa Findlay, Brooke Raitt, Isobel Scherf, Siobhan Murray and Bridget Olphert at Centenary Weekend From deciding on products to developing and selling them at the merchandise table at Centenary Weekend,…

Centenary celebrations a hit

The Poly Club performs at the Cocktail function Nearly 1,000 people turned up to celebrate Queen Margaret College’s Centenary Weekend at the beginning of June. Old Girls, past and present…

Special honour for Old Girl

One of our Old Girls received a very special award at our Old Girls’ Honours Assembly at Centenary Weekend. Vivienne Ireland (nee Luke) received her 1947 Dux Prize after waiting…

A close-up image of Bridget on board the Spirit of Adventure sailing ship.

Journey on the Spirit of Adventure

Every year the Old Girls’ Association sponsors a scholarship for a Senior School student to embark on a life-changing journey with the Spirit of Adventure. Year 13 student Bridget Olphert…

Reach for the stars

One of New Zealand’s leading actors made her start at Queen Margaret College at the turn of the 21st century. Antonia Prebble attended QMC from 1997–2001, Year 9–13, following in…

Following passions pays off

Having a growth mindset and dedication to following her passions has helped Old Girl Hannah Liddell become the woman she is today. Hannah attended QMC from 2006 to 2011, covering…

QMC celebrates 100th birthday with students

Bubbles, birthday cake and even a special ice cream for staff and students marked Queen Margaret College’s first celebration of 100 years educating young women. QMC first opened its doors…

Descendants of Founder ready for Centenary

Member of College and Old Girl Margaret Robertson (nee Craven) is the descendant of Reverend Dr James Gibb, one of the founders of Queen Margaret College. Margaret’s family has continued…

A black and white photo of Brittany Trilford, QMC Old Girl.

Following curiosities around the world

An Old Girl who made headlines around the world while still at school has gone on to make sure she sees it all. Brittany Trilford spoke at the opening of…