Category Archives: News & Events

Farewell, Class of 2017

30/10/2017 Suzie McErvale

During Week 2 of this term, Salesian College celebrated the Class of 2017’s final week of classes. Our Year 12 boys have done us all proud this year in all facets of College life. A huge highlight of the week was the Valedictory Breakfast on Thursday 19 October, where the boys watched their Valedictory Video. A big thank you to Alex Nanfra, Wilson Dixon and our College Captain, Stefano Mascaro for all their work on this. The week concluded for the Year 12

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From the Rector

30/10/2017 Suzie McErvale

Dear Friends, At the Valedictory Assembly on Friday 20 October, the new Student Leaders for 2018 were announced and inducted. They have taken on the great challenge of leading their peers by word and example. I would like to reiterate my congratulations, and my thanks to them for accepting this role. I would also like to pay tribute to their parents and families for their love, support and encouragement. These boys will certainly be helped by our staff to ca

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Parent’s Association

17/10/2017 Suzie McErvale

Thank you! A big thank you to everyone involved in the Cabaret Night last Friday. It was a huge success, and was great to see so many families in attendance. Please feel free to contact the PA anytime by emailing Tracy Stone at pa@salesian.vic.edu.au. Parents Association Committee President | Tracy Stone Vice President | Lois Curry Treasurer | Rajeeva Perera Secretary | Lorena Bravo Email |pa@salesian.vic.edu.au

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Sports News

17/10/2017 Suzie McErvale

Sports Awards Night On Thursday 21 September, Salesian College celebrated our athletes’ achievements for the year at our annual Sports Awards Night. This year we were very fortunate to have Western Bulldogs Brownlow Medallist, Adam Cooney and Melbourne City Goalkeeper, Eugene Galekovic attend the night. It was a great celebration of all the individual awards won by students, as well as a celebration of all the team premierships that we have won over

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Year 8 State Library of Victoria Excursion

17/10/2017 Suzie McErvale

Year 8 Biretta students having been studying Medieval Europe as part of their History curriculum, and attended an excursion to the State Library of Victoria in the latter part of Term 3.  We experienced the medieval world of parchment paper, coloured powders and gold leaf in this hands-on calligraphy experience. We learnt that dating back to the 5th century, the art of calligraphy flourished in the medieval age and required precise craftsmanship. In a creative

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