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Blog: The Joy of Debating Camp

Blog: The Joy of Debating Camp

21 Feb 2020

Despite a weekend of wild winds and driving rain, Debating Captains, China and Lulu returned to Wenona full of the joys of Debating camp.

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News | Blog Lucy J Big

Blog: Fighting domestic violence

Blog: Fighting domestic violence

13 Feb 2020

This week, Lucy shone a spotlight on the issue of domestic violence, reinforcing how important it is for us to remove the stigma and expose it for what it is.

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Blog: Conquering your Mount Everest

Blog: Conquering your Mount Everest

6 Feb 2020

This week, China bravely spoke out about her personal Mount Everest: mental health. She encouraged us to look out for each other and support anyone who is struggling.

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News | Blog HEART1

Blog: You’re a Wenona girl

Blog: You’re a Wenona girl

30 Jan 2020

At our first Principal’s Assembly for 2020, our Head Prefect, Milly, welcomed everyone back to Wenona, with some great advice for our new Year 7 cohort.

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News | Blog Lucy Tile2

Blog: The Fear-less Tribe

Blog: The Fear-less Tribe

27 Nov 2019

Having a tribe to support you during life’s inevitable ups and downs will help you to ‘Face Everything and Rise’, says Lucy.

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Blog: Volcanos, tsunamis and bears

Blog: Volcanos, tsunamis and bears

21 Nov 2019

This week, it was Sophie’s turn to give her spin on the Prefect initiative ‘Fear-less’ and she told a tale about conquering her fears in Japan.

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News | Blog Remembrance2

Blog: Lest we forget

Blog: Lest we forget

14 Nov 2019

Lucinda and Zara spoke movingly about the significance of Remembrance Day at our Principal’s Assembly on Tuesday.

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News | Blog Blog SL2

Blog: Making a difference

Blog: Making a difference

8 Nov 2019

Service Learning is at the heart of what we do at Wenona. It informs our values and our life choices, so it was heartening to hear our students share what they have been doing at our Principal’s Assem ...

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News | Blog ServiceL2

Blog: Service Learning Tours

Blog: Service Learning Tours

1 Nov 2019

Our Year 9 students took part in Service Learning tours during the holidays, immersing themselves in local communities in Borneo, Cambodia, Thailand, Laos and the East Kimberley region of Australia.

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News | Blog FearLessTile

Re-evaluating fear

Re-evaluating fear

23 Oct 2019

It’s time for everyone in the School to re-evaluate how they approach things that scare them, says Lara (Year 12).

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News | Blog Natalie Kendy

A National Music Title

A National Music Title

16 Oct 2019

Head of Music, Ms Jessica Farrell travelled up to Brisbane last weekend to see our very own Natalie (Year 11) win the prestigious National Youth Concerto Competition.

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News | Blog Farmers Tile2

Listen to our farmers!

Listen to our farmers!

18 Sep 2019

Boarding Prefect, Georgia, gave this powerful speech about human-induced climate change and the ongoing impact the drought is having on Australian families and communities.

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News | Blog 20 Sec Tile

20 seconds of courage

20 seconds of courage

12 Sep 2019

In the words of Year 11 Prefect, Jade, 20 seconds of courage is all you need to start a conversation with the person next to you.

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Flying solo and pigeons

Flying solo and pigeons

5 Sep 2019

While Year 11 students were at exams this week, Imogen and Lexie in Year 10 showed they were ‘Fear-less’ by taking to the stage at Assembly.

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News | Blog Moonlight Tile

Follow your inner moonlight

Follow your inner moonlight

27 Aug 2019

Greta kicked off the Prefect Initiative, ‘Fear-less’, with this hilarious speech about her family, complete with her Grandma’s quarrel with Sir David Attenborough no less. Fearless indeed!

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