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…

A picture of Ivy McLean hitting a tennis ball during a game of tennis.

Tennis superstar has sights set high

After yet another successful season on the courts, one of our Senior School students has her sights set on studying internationally once she leaves school. Lochleven House Prefect Ivy McLean…

USA trip broadens horizons

Year 12 and 13 History and Media Studies students travelled to the USA in the April School Holidays to discover more about the how media has affected history in the…

An image of two students gardening in their planter pot. One is holding a bag of compost and the other is looking at the planter box.

Learning to live sustainably through gardening

Junior School students have the chance to learn about the world around them through the Friday Garden Club. Started in 2017 by school gardener Sara Bishop, the Garden Club allows…

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…

Heading away to camp

Years 4, 5 and 6 students went on camp at the end of Term 1 for some adventurous learning outside the classroom. Years 4 and 5 went on a joint…

The QMC Relay for Life team

Over $36,000 raised for Cancer Society through Relay for Life

Despite terrible weather, over 100 Year 11–13 students ran the Relay for Life in April this year, raising over $36,000 for the Cancer Society in the process. Hobson Prefect Jourdan…

Preschool children hang pictures of dinosaurs on the wall.

Prehistoric in the Preschool

Preschool students followed their interests in the prehistoric era by investigating dinosaurs. Students discovered dinosaurs through arts and crafts, role playing, storytelling and experiments. Children learnt about the different types…

Year 12 students on camp.

EOTC activities develop resilience

Every year, our Middle and Senior School students head outside for a week to learn beyond the four walls of a classroom. Education outside the classroom (EOTC) week happens at…

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…