Category Archives: News & Events

Father’s Day Mass and Breakfast

05/09/2017 Suzie McErvale

On Friday 1 September, our College Community celebrated Father’s Day with our traditional Mass and Breakfast. This year we broke records, having over 220 fathers and sons in attendance! Our mass celebrated the special bond fathers share with their sons, with Father Frank acknowledging Don Bosco’s fatherly love for the boys in his Oratory, looking after their emotional and spiritual needs so as to ensure they became ‘honest citizens and good Christians’.

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Don Bosco’s Oratory Week

05/09/2017 Suzie McErvale

Don Bosco’s Oratory Week is fast approaching, and the excitement is building. With only a week to go, I would like to take this opportunity to remind the College community about a few things. Don Bosco’s Oratory Week aims to celebrate: Being part of the Salesian Family (at Chadstone, Victoria, Australia and South Pacific region) Being a faith-filled community Who we are as a multi-cultural and diverse community The social justice work we dedica

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From the Rector

05/09/2017 Suzie McErvale

Dear Friends; We are at the beginning of spring, and the trees are awakening and sprouting new life. Soon flowers will brighten our gardens, temperatures will get warmer, and the days longer… In this issue of the College e-Newsletter, I would like to share with you a reflection on LIFE, which I borrow straight from Mother Teresa of Calcutta – a saint of the Catholic Church. This is what she wrote, and believed in: “Life is an opportunity – b

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Father’s Day Mass Video

01/09/2017 Suzie McErvale

If you would like to view the video reflection that was shown at our Father's Day Mass this morning, click HERE.

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From the Principal

22/08/2017 Suzie McErvale

Welcome to Week Six of Term Three. As we enter the second half of this term, this is a very important time for all of us, but especially for our senior students. Our Year 12 boys have eight school weeks left, a very short amount of time to get things right. This weekend we enjoyed a mid-semester break, which I hope provided our students the perfect opportunity to catch up on any work they have let slip, and to reassess their goals for the remainder of the year.

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