Author Emma McAuliffe and illustrator Sharon Bulmer with their book, Secrets of the Daughter of Troy

Capturing the Centenary

Two Queen Margaret College staff members have created a book that celebrates the College’s history. Communications co-ordinator Emma McAuliffe and graphic designer Sharon Bulmer wrote and illustrated Secrets of the…

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…

Pipes welcome in Centenary Weekend

The Old Girls’ Honours Assembly had a very special start this year, the sound of Queen Margaret College’s own piper Megan Brodie. Year 9 student Megan has been playing the…

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…

An image of two students looking through the QMC School Archives.

Discovering our past

A group of students have spent their lunchtimes discovering the lives of past students. The Archive Club was started in 2018 by Head of Humanities Nadine Allen. The club gives…

Brightening up the street

A pair of Year 12 students have made Hobson Street brighter and celebrated QMC while they’re at it. Libby Witheford-Smith and Amelia Ware painted the Chorus box outside QMC over…

A song for 100 years

The Queen Margaret Chorale had the privilege of presenting the College with a treasured gift for our Centenary: a composition written for the school. “For Me to Dare,” composed by…

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…