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Wanderers Australian seeking netballers for international tours

Wanderers Australian seeking netballers for international tours

By Admin on 14 September 2017

Wanderers Australia have some exciting netball tours coming up in 2018: a junior tour tour heading to Barbados and the US, and an open women's tour to South Africa.

They would like to invite Macquarie players to be a part of these tours, which are open to players of all levels from clubs and schools across Australia.

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Category: Sports

From the Headmaster

From the Headmaster

By Admin on 13 September 2017

Today’s (13 September) Sydney Morning Herald online includes an article entitled “Why I won’t punish my daughter”. It goes on to outline that feeling “bad” about yourself is not good for you. The author did not claim to be a psychologist or an educational expert. They were speaking from personal experience and acting in response to that.

Yet as I read further and further into the article the more concerned I became about the central premise of the article: “We need to never tell our children they have done something wrong; we should only talk about the good things they do and we should never punish.”

 

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Category: From the Headmaster

Macquarie Cattle Team wraps up the show circuit with success

Macquarie Cattle Team wraps up the show circuit with success

By Admin on 7 September 2017

The Macquarie Cattle Team had highly commendable success at Narromine Show on 2 September to end their show circuit for 2017. Our students absolutely shone!

Their results were as follows:

  • Ebony Watson: Junior Champion Parader Under 18 and Grand Champion Parader Under 25 against very strong competition
  • Laura Kiel: Grand Champion Judge Under 25 and Reserve Champion Parader Under 18

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Category: General

Cheer on our Macquarie netball teams on Saturday 9 September!

Cheer on our Macquarie netball teams on Saturday 9 September!

By Admin on 6 September 2017

Two of our Macquarie netball teams have progressed through to finals this year and would love as many spectators there as possible to support them this Saturday 9 September as they play for a spot in the grand finals. Please see the match details below.

See them this Saturday 9 September at the Nita McGrath Netball Courts in Dubbo.

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Category: Sports

Coast to Country Cup - Boys U14 Rugby

Coast to Country Cup - Boys U14 Rugby

By Admin on 1 September 2017

What better way to finish winter than with a day of rugby against the region's best in Dubbo. This is exactly what our under 14 boys rugby squad consisting of 18 Macquarie and 4 Orange Anglican boys did on Thursday 31 August. The NSW Rugby Coast to Country Cup at Victoria Park presented an exciting and challenging opportunity for rugby players in the Western Region to compete against schools from all sectors, with the winners progressing through to the state finals.

 

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Category: Sports