Students at Gnurad-Gundidj


Teams in Residence -Term 3 2014

Schools teams in attendance at GNURAD-GUNDIDJ during Term 3 2014 are from:

  • Fitzroy High School
  • Edenhope College
  • Melbourne Girls College
  • Werrimull P-12 College
  • Whittlesea Secondary College
  • Tyrell College
  • Gisborne Secondary College
  • Kerang Technical High School
  • Birchip P-12 College

July 20 (Student Arrival) - September 20 2014 (Student Departure)

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Whittlesea Secondary College - Week in review

Whittlesea Secondary College - Week in Review

  • This week 2A (Whittlesea and Tyrrell) participated in first aid session 4 which focused on spinal and brain injuries. We all found this hands on activity very entertaining and fun as well as educational.
  • Whittlesea all agree that one of the biggest highlights of the whole term was the surfing and biking. We all managed to stand up on the surfboard and we are looking forward to the next session on it.
  • The Whittlesea Students are very much looking forward to our second Expo. The next 38 km hike will challenge us more than the previous 12 km one.

Our favourite quote is:
"it is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness"
Caroline Jones

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Werrimull P-12 School – Week in Review

Werrimull P-12 - Our Week in Review

  • This week we loved surfing but a few other highlights are; bridge building, going on expo and making lots of new friends.
  • Our most interesting class would have been surfing because it was a new thing, great new experience and everyone enjoyed it.
  • We are looking forward to expo 2, because it is something new that we don’t get to experience at home.
  • Our favourite quote is;
    "float like a butterfly, sting like a bee, the hands can’t hit what the eyes can’t see. "
    Muhammad Ali.
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School For Student Leadership

School for Student Leadership is a Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development initiative offering a unique residential education experience for year nine students. The curriculum focuses on personal development and team learning projects sourced from students' home regions. There are three campuses in iconic locations across Victoria. The Alpine School Campus is located at Dinner Plain in the Victorian Alps. Snowy River Campus is near the mouth of the Snowy River at Marlo in east Gippsland. The third site is adjacent to Mount Noorat near Camperdown in Victoria’s Western District, and is called Gnurad-Gundidj. After consultation with the local aboriginal community, this name represents both the indigenous name of the local area and an interpretation of the statement "belonging to this place". It opened for students in term 1 2009.