Sport at Fairholme

Fairholme College is passionate about supporting the next generation of sporting champions as well as developing a healthy future for all students. The College is recognised as one of the leading physical activity providers in Australia, with Olympians such as such as Liz Hepple, Cathy Freeman and Dannielle Leisch having developed their skills whilst attending Fairholme College.

Sport is an integral part of life at Fairholme with the emphasis being on enjoyment, participation and sport etiquette. A wide variety of sporting activities are offered in both competitive and non-competitive environments. Students who excel in their competitive sports are encouraged to pursue their talent at Interhouse, Regional, State, National and International levels.

Our exceptionally hard-working and caring coaches have inspired Fairholme students to achieve the following competition accolades for the College:

  • Regularly achieves most participating teams of all schools on the Darling Downs entered into Toowoomba School Sports competitions
  • Regularly achieves premierships in all sports at Toowoomba School Sports competitions, including basketball, football, futsal, hockey, indoor cricket, netball, softball, squash, swimming, tennis, touch football, volleyball, water polo
  • Regular champion school in Toowoomba and on the Darling Downs in cross country, swimming and athletics
  • State champions in football and cross country
  • Winners of over ten Australian National Titles in athletics and an international touch football tournament
  • Qualifiers for major competitions and carnivals in equestrian and gymnastics.

Sporting Facilities

  • Multipurpose indoor gymnasium for basketball, volleyball, netball, indoor cricket, aerobics, and beep tests
  • Weights room with cardio equipment, pin loaded and free weights
  • Aquatic Centre Main Pool – indoor, 8-lane heated 25m lap pool with grandstand seating for squad training and Water Polo
  • Aquatic Centre Teaching Pool – indoor, 3-lane heated 10m teaching pool for Learn to Swim
  • Grassed multi-purpose oval for athletics, hockey, touch football, football and softball
  • Two synthetic runways for long jump and triple jump
  • Three flexipave outdoor multi-purpose flood lit courts for tennis, hockey, basketball, netball
  • An eleven station Exersite

Sport as a Subject

The College is able to offer Certificate III in Sport and Recreation for students in Years 11 and 12. Among other things this option allows the opportunity for students to pursue a career in Sport and Recreation.

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AFL

AFL Auskick is held for Prep to Year 6 in Term 3.

Annual competitions include:
Girls’ Brisbane Lions Cupe

Basketball

Fairholme has two Association Basketball teams, three Friday night competition teams and one Darling Downs Representative. Regional basketball clinics are available to our students.

Annual events include:
Basketball School of QLD Competition

Chess

Teams and individuals have opportunity to compete.

Annual events include:
Toowoomba Schools Chess Tournament

Cricket

Fairholme has eight Darling Downs Representatives, three Queensland representatives, a Queensland Fire Squad member and U16 Australian Indoor Cricket Team member.

Annual events include:
Queensland School Sport Girls’ Cricket Championships

Cross Country

Fairholme has four Darling Downs Representatives, one Queensland Representative and the National Champion.

Annual events include:

  • Fairholme Interhouse Cross Country Carnival
  • Toowoomba Secondary School Sport Cross Country Championships
  • Canterbury College Cross Country
  • Andrews Cup
  • Darling Downs Regional Trials
  • State All-Schools Relay
  • State All-Schools Individual Championships

Equestrian

Football

Fairholme has two Association teams.

Annual events include:

  • Red Lions Cup
  • UHL Sport Cup

Futsal

Fairholme has two Association teams, one FFA Queensland Representative, and three Vikings Nationals Representatives.

Annual events include:

  • Futsal South Queensland Champion of Champions
  • Vikings South West Queensland Schools Futsal Titles
  • Vikings Chantelle Cramb Cup

Gymnastics

Our AllStar Gymnastics program is available for Prep to Year 6 during Term 3.

Hockey

Fairholme has one Association Team – School Club link with Norths’ Hockey Club.

Annual events include:

  • Andrews Cup
  • NAB Cup

Netball

Fairholme has 25 Association Teams, four of which were premiers in their respective divisions. We also have five Darling Downs Representatives. Holiday clinics are available to students.

Annual events include:

  • Andrews Cup
  • Laura Geitz Shield Competition
  • Junior Vicki Wilson Cup
  • Senior Vicki Wilson Cup

Orienteering

Fairholme has three Darling Downs Representatives and one Queensland Representative.

Annual events include:
State Orienteering

Royal Life saving

Clinics are conducted by our Aquatic Centre staff.

Annual events include:
Royal Life Saving Schools Championships

Skiing

Fairholme offers a Year 12 Ski Trip to Perisher Blue annually.

Softball

Fairholme has seven Association Players, three Darling Downs Representative players, one Queensland Representative, and a Regional Golden Glove convenor.

Annual events include:
Golden Glove Cup

Swimming

Fairholme Aquatics Swim Club is one of the largest and strongest on the Darling Downs and Queensland. A qualified full time swimming coach is responsible for coordinating squads and swimming lessons catering for all ages and levels of ability. Swimmers from this club participate in many competitions including the Australian Schools Swimming Championships and the National Age Swimming Championships. As a College, we have 16 Darling Downs Representatives, one Queensland Representative, and one National Champion.

From Years 7 to 12, girls have the opportunity to be part of Fairholme FLAMES squad, designed specifically for students who have demonstrated a commitment to the sport of swimming. For more information on swimming at Fairholme College, see the Fairholme Aquatic Centre »

Annual events include:

  • Fairholme Dolphin Swim Carnival (Prep to Year 3)
  • Fairholme Junior Interhouse Swim Carnival
  • Fairholme Middle and Senior Interhouse Swim Carnival
  • Fairholme vs Clayfield College Swim Meet
  • Fairholme vs Brisbane Girls’ Grammar Swim Meet
  • Toowoomba Secondary Schools ‘A’ Schools Swim Championships
  • Primary State Relay Swimming
  • Primary Zone Swimming
  • Andrews Cup
  • Darling Downs Primary and Secondary Swim Trials
  • Queensland Primary and Secondary Schools Swim Championships

Tennis

Members of the Fairholme Tennis Club, under the guidance of a full time fully qualified coach, compete in regional, state and national competitions. Lessons are conducted for all ages and ability levels. Fairholme has one Darling Downs Representative.

Annual events include:

  • Knowles Tennis Cup
  • Sacre Coeur Tennis Tournament
  • Queensland Secondary Schools Cup

Touch Football

Fairholme has five Association Teams – A Grade, eight Darling Downs Representatives, and three Queensland Representatives.

Annual events include:

  • Queensland All Schools Tournament
  • All Hallows’ Tournament
  • Australian Touch Football Championships
  • X-Blades National Youth Championships
  • State of Origin Series

Triathlon

Fairholme has two Darling Downs Representatives.

Volleyball

Fairholme has seven Association Teams, two Queensland Schools Cup teams, and two Darling Downs Representatives.

Annual events include:

  • Toowoomba Senior Schools Cup
  • Darling Downs Schools Cup
  • Queensland Junior Schools Cup

Waterpolo

Fairholme has two Association Teams and seven Darling Downs Representatives.

Annual events include:
Queensland Secondary Schools State Championships

Keeping in Touch

Any sport enquiries, including event information and results, can be directed to Mrs Lee-Ann Grantham for Junior School or Ms Lea Munro for Middle and Senior School. Or the Head of Sport Tony Tregaskis

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Sports Calendar

08
Apr
Level 1 Athletics Coaching Course - Fairholme, all day

19
Apr
Wed Night Netball - Venue TBA, 4-8.30pm
Andrews Cup training for Cross Country, 3.30-5pm
TSSS Wed Sport - Tmba Various Locations, 1-3pm
TSSS Cluster day 4 19yrs Football, 15 yrs Basketball - TBA, all day

20
Apr
TSS Zone Trials Hockey
Assn Football training - Fairholme Oval, 3.30-5pm
Assn Touch Training - Queens Park, 3.30-5pm
VWC Netball Teams Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5.15pm

21
Apr
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5pm

21
Apr
Assn Touch Training - Queens Park, 3.30-5pm
Assn Football Games - Various Venues, TBA
FAST League - Fairholme Aquatic Centre, 3.30-5pm

22
Apr
Assn Touch Fixtures - Kearney Springs, 1.15-4.15pm
Assn Netball - Nell E Robinson Park, 9.45am-5pm

22
Apr
Assn Hockey Games - Clyde Park, 8.30am-4.30pm
Equestrian Saturday & or Sunday Training & or Competitions

23
Apr
Equestrian Saturday & or Sunday Training & or Competitions

24
Apr
Assn Netball Training - NER, 3.30-5.15pm
TSSS Winter Nominations Meeting - St Mary's, 3.30-5pm

24
Apr
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5pm
Interhouse Cross Country - Kearney Springs, 8am-1pm Wet Weather
DD Netball 11-12yrs, Nell E Robinson Park
DD Hockey 10-12yrs

26
Apr
Andrews Cup training for Cross Country, 3.30-5pm

26
Apr
St Aidan's Invitational Cross Country Meet - Sherwood, 1-7pm

27
Apr
Bill Turner Cup - TBA, all day

28
Apr
TSS Zone Trials Cross Country - Girls 10-12 Years
FAST League - Fairholme Aquatic Centre, 3.30-5pm

29
Apr
Qld All Schools Cross Country Championships - Kedron SHS, 8am-7pm

29
Apr
Equestrian SEQ Regionals - TBC, all day

30
Apr
Equestrian SEQ Regionals - TBC, all day

01
May
Equestrian SEQ Regionals - TBC, all day

02
May
Assn Hockey Training - Clyde Park, 4.30-6.20pm
DD Golf Trials 11-19yrs, Toowoomba City Golf Club, All Day

02
May
Assn Netball Training - Tennis Crts, 3.30-5.15pm
DD Touch Football 10-12yrs
DD Trials Football 15yrs, Basketball 15yrs,Touch 12yrs - Toowoomba, all day
DD Golf 10-12 Years - City Golf Club

03
May
Andrews Cup training for Cross Country, 3.30-5pm

04
May
Andrews Cup Cross Country at Grammar Arms Park, Brassall, Ipswich, 6.45am-12.30pm
QSS State Championships Volleyball 15yrs - Toowoomba, all day
QSS State Championships Netball 15yrs & 19 yrs -Mt Gravatt, all day
TSS Zone Trials - Girls Football 10-12 Years

05
May
FAST League - Fairholme Aquatic Centre, 3.30-5pm

05
May
QSS State Championships Netball 15yrs & 19 yrs -Mt Gravatt, all day
Assn Football Games - various venues, TBA
QSS State Championships Volleyball 15yrs - Toowoomba, all day

06
May
QSS State Championships Volleyball 15yrs - Toowoomba, all day
QSS State Championships Netball 15yrs & 19 yrs -Mt Gravatt, all day

06
May
Qld All Schools Cross Country Relays - Yatala, 8am-7pm

07
May
2017 Primary School State Lifesaving Championships - S
2017 Secondary School State Lifesaving Championships -
QSS State Championships Netball 15yrs & 19 yrs -Mt Gravatt, all day
QSS State Championships Volleyball 15yrs - Toowoomba, all day

08
May
USQ Secondary School Moot Comp - USQ, 3.25-5.40pm

09
May
Assn Volleyball Games - Harristown SHS Gym, 4-9pm
Assn Netball Training - Tennis Courts, 3.30-5.15pm
USQ Secondary School Moot Comp - USQ, 3.25-5.40pm

10
May
Andrews Cup training for Cross Country, 3.30-5pm

11
May
Assn Football training - Fairholme Oval, 3.30-5pm
QSS State Championship Basketball 18yrs - Cairns, allday

12
May
CBSQ Cup Basketball - St Mary's Gym,2.45-5pm
DD Equestrian - Dalby, all Day
QSS State Championship Basketball 18yrs - Cairns, allday

13
May
Assn Netball - Nell E Robinson Park, 9.45am-5pmDuty week
QSS State Championship Basketball 18yrs - Cairns, allday

14
May
DD Equestrian - Dalby, all Day
QSS State Championship Basketball 18yrs - Cairns, allday

15
May
DD Cross Country Nomination close 13-19yrs;

15
May
DD Equestrian - Dalby, all Day

17
May
Andrews Cup training for Netball - venue TBA, 3.30pmto 5pm
South West Qld Futsal Titles U13-14yrs - Gatton,TBA

18
May
South West Qld Futsal Titles U19yrs - Highfields, TBA

19
May
FAST League - Fairholme Aquatic Centre, 3.30-5pm

19
May
South West Qld Futsal Titles U16yrs - Highfields, TBA

20
May
Senior Armstrong Cup Basketball Challenge - TBA,All Day

21
May
Equestrian Saturday & or Sunday training & or Competitions - Various venues & times
Touch All Hallows' Carnival - All Hallows' Brisbane, TBC

22
May
DD Football (Soccer) 10-12yrs at Stanthorpe

22
May
UHL Sport Cup Football - TBA, 3.30-5pm
TSSS Cross Country Dinner - Homestead, 6-7.30pm

23
May
Interhouse Cross Country Kindy to Year 2, 11am-12.30pm
DD Cross Country 10-12yrs at Kearney’s Spring
DD/TSS Cross Country 13-19yrs-Toowoomba, TBA

24
May
Andrews Cup training for Netball - venue TBA, 3.30pmto 5pm

25
May
Assn Football Training - Fairholme Oval, 3.30-5pm
Yr 10 Athletics Trial Day - Oval & Anembo Crt, 9.15am-3.20pm
QSS State Championships Squash 19yrs - Rockhampton, all day
QSS State Championships Hockey 19yrs - Ipswich,all day

25
May
Qld Trials AFL - Maroochydore, all day
QSS State Championships Football 19yrs - Meakin Park Logan, all day

26
May
FAST League - Fairholme Aquatic Centre, 3.30pm-5pm
QSS State Championships Football 19yrs - Meakin Park Logan, all day
Qld Trials AFL - Maroochydore, all day

26
May
QSS State Championships Hockey 19yrs - Ipswich,all day
Volleyball Schools Cup - Fairholme Gym, TBA

27
May
Equestrian - Scots College Warwick, All Day
QSS State Championships Hockey 19yrs - Ipswich,all day
Equestrian CT SJ & Dressage - Warwick, all day

27
May
QSS State Championships Football 19yrs - Meakin Park Logan, all day
Qld Trials AFL - Maroochydore, all day

28
May
FAST Winter Short Course Meet - Fairholme Aquatic Centre, 9am-1pm
Qld Trials AFL - Maroochydore, all day
QSS State Championships Football 19yrs - Meakin Park Logan, all day

28
May
QSS State Championships Hockey 19yrs - Ipswich,all day
Equestrian CT SJ & Dressage - Warwick, all day

30
May
Wet Day Interhouse Cross Country Kindy to Year 2, 11am-12.30pm
DD Rugby League 14/15yrs - Toowoomba, all day

31
May
Andrews Cup training for Netball - venue TBA, 3.30pmto 5pm

31
May
UHL Sport Cup Football - TBA, 3.30-5pm

01
Jun
Qld Trials Touch 18yrs - Bundaberg, all day
Assn Football Training - Fairholme Oval, 3.30-5pm
Queensland State Trials Basketball Girls 10-12 yrs - Boondall, all day
QSS State Championships Volleyball 19yrs - Caloundra,all day

02
Jun
Qld Trials Touch 18yrs - Bundaberg, all day
Queensland State Trials Basketball Girls 10-12 yrs - Boondall, all day
QSS State Championships Volleyball 19yrs - Caloundra,all day

03
Jun
Assn Hockey Games - Clyde Park,8.30am-4.30pm
Qld Trials Touch 18yrs - Bundaberg, all day

03
Jun
QSS State Championships Volleyball 19yrs - Caloundra,all day
Equestrian Saturday & or Sunday Training & or Competition - various venues, various times
Queensland State Trials Basketball Girls 10-12 yrs - Boondall, all day

04
Jun
Queensland State Trials Basketball Girls 10-12 yrs - Boondall, all day
Qld Trials Touch 18yrs - Bundaberg, all day

04
Jun
QSS State Championships Volleyball 19yrs - Caloundra,all day

06
Jun
Assn Netball Training - Tennis Courts, 3.30-5.15pm

07
Jun
Andrews Cup Netball trials - Venue TBA, 3.30-5pm
South West Qld Futsal Comp 13yrs - USQ Toowoomba, TBA

08
Jun
South West Qld Futsal Comp 13yrs - USQ Toowoomba, TBA

08
Jun
Assn Touch Training - Queens Park, 3.30-5pm

09
Jun
Assn Basketball - St Mary's Gym, 4-845pm
Assn Touch Training - Queens Park, 3.30-5pm
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5pm
Year 9 and Year 10 QUT Survey - Assembly Hall, 2pm-3.20pm

09
Jun
Interhouse Athletics Carnival for Year 3 to 6 on the Fairholme College Oval, 8.30am-3pm
Assn Football Games - Various Venues, TBA

10
Jun
Secondary Individual Chess Tournament (Yr 7 to Yr12) - Toowoomba Grammar Junior Hall, 6.30-10pm
Assn Touch Fixtures - Kearney Springs, 1.15-4.15pm
Assn Netball - Nell E Robinson Park, 9.45am-5pm

10
Jun
Assn Hockey Games - Clyde Park, 8.30-4.30pm
Equestrian Saturday & or Sunday Training & or Competition - various venues, various times

11
Jun
Equestrian Saturday & or Sunday Training & or Competition - various venues, various times
Secondary Individual Chess Tournament (Yr 7 to Yr12) - Toowoomba Grammar Junior Hall, 12.30-5pm

12
Jun
Assn Netball Training - NER, 3.30-5.15pm

12
Jun
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5pm
Interhouse Athletics Trial day 1 - Fairholme Oval& Anembo Crt, 1-3.20pm TBC
RESCHEDULED to Tuesday 13 June - Wet Day for Interhouse Athletics Carnival for Year 3 to 6 on the Fairholme College Oval, 8.30am-3pm

13
Jun
Assn Volleyball Games - Harristown SHS Gym, 4-9pm
TSS Zone Trials Rugby League - Girls 12 Years

13
Jun
Assn Netball Training - Tennis Courts, 3.30-5.15pm
RESCHEDULED from Monday 12 June - Wet Day for Interhouse Athletics Carnival for Year 3 to 6 on the Fairholme College Oval, 8.30am-3pm

14
Jun
House Prefects Athletics Nominations Meeting - The Greta Centre, 3.30-5.30pm
Andrews Cup training for Netball - venue TBA, 3.30pmto 5pm
Interhouse Athletics Trial Day 2 - Fairholme Oval& Anembo Crt,1-3.20pm

14
Jun
Interhouse Athletics Carnival for Kindy to Year 2 on the Fairholme College Oval, 9am-1pm

15
Jun
Sport Officer Meeting - TBA, all day
Queensland State Trials Hockey 10-12yrs at Colmslie (June 15-18)

16
Jun
QSSMG Meeting - TBA, all day
Queensland State Trials Hockey 10-12yrs at Colmslie (June 15-18)

17
Jun
Queensland State Trials Netball 12yrs, Mt Gravatt
Queensland State Trials Hockey 10-12yrs at Colmslie (June 15-18)
CANCELLED Ski Trip - Perisher

18
Jun
Queensland State Trials Hockey 10-12yrs at Colmslie (June 15-18)
CANCELLED Ski Trip - Perisher

18
Jun
Queensland State Trials Netball 12yrs, Mt Gravatt

19
Jun
Ski Trip - Perisher, TBC CANCELLED
Queensland State Trials Netball 12yrs, Mt Gravatt

20
Jun
Queensland State Trials Netball 12yrs, Mt Gravatt
Ski Trip - Perisher, TBC CANCELLED

21
Jun
Ski Trip - Perisher, TBC CANCELLED

22
Jun
Ski Trip - Perisher, TBC CANCELLED

23
Jun
Ski Trip - Perisher, TBC CANCELLED

24
Jun
Ski Trip - Perisher, TBC CANCELLED
Level 2 Athletics Coaching Course - Fairholme, all day

25
Jun
State Interschool Equestrian Champs - Toowoomba,all day

26
Jun
State Interschool Equestrian Champs - Toowoomba,all day

27
Jun
State Interschool Equestrian Champs - Toowoomba,all day

28
Jun
State Interschool Equestrian Champs - Toowoomba,all day

12
Jul
Wed Night Netball - USQ, 4-8.30pm

12
Jul
Andrews Cup training for Netball and Track and Field,3.30-5pm
Interhouse Athletics Pre-Events day 1 - FairholmeOval & Anembo Crt, 1-3.15pm
Wet Day for Interhouse Athletics Carnival for Kindy toYear 2 on the Fairholme College Oval, 9am-1pm

13
Jul
Assn Football Training - Fairholme Oval, 3.30-5pm
SVW Netball Teams Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5.15pm

13
Jul
Assn Touch Training - Queens Park, 3.30-5pm

14
Jul
Assn Football - various locations, 6-8.45pm
Assn Basketball - St Mary's Gym, 4.8.45pm
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym,3.30-5pm
Assn Touch Training - Queens Park, 3.30-5pm

15
Jul
Assn Touch Fixtures - Kearney Springs, 1.15-4.15pm
Assn Netball - NER, 9.45AM-5PM
Assn Hockey Games - Clyde Park, 8.30am-4.30pm
Queensland State Trials Cross Country 10-12yrs at St Paul's School, Bald Hills
QSS State Championships Cross Country - St PaulsBald Hills

16
Jul
QSS State Championships Cross Country - St PaulsBald Hills,all day
Queensland State Trials Cross Country 10-12yrs at St Paul's School, Bald Hills

17
Jul
Assn Netball Training - NER 3.30-5.15pm
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5pm
IH Athletics PCG Relays - Oval, 1.40-2.15pm

17
Jul
Queensland State Trials Cross Country 10-12yrs at St Paul's School, Bald Hills

18
Jul
VWC Netball Teams Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5.15pm

19
Jul
Andrews Cup training for Netball and Track and Field,3.30-5pm
Interhouse Athletics Pre-Events Day 2 - FairholmeOval & Anembo Crt, 1-3.20pm

20
Jul
QSS State Championships Football 15yrs - Cairns,all day

21
Jul
TSS Round 1 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm
DD Volleyball Schools Cup - Harristown SHS Gym, 7.30am-6pm

22
Jul
Equestrian IQ State Eventing & Ct Champs - TBC,all day

23
Jul
Queensland State Trials Netball 11yrs, Caloundra
Qld State Trials Golf 11 and 12 Years - Toowoomba

23
Jul
QSS State Championships Golf 11-19yrs - Toowoomba,all day

24
Jul
QSS Team Tennis Round Robin - USQ Toowoomba, 7.30am-4.45pm
Qld State Trials Golf 11 and 12 Years - Toowoomba
DD Rugby League - Girls 12 Years

25
Jul
Interhouse Athletics Pre Events Day 3 - FairholmeOval & Anembo Crt, 1-5pm

25
Jul
Qld State Trials Golf 11 and 12 Years - Toowoomba
DD Schools Cup Hockey Girls - TBA, TBA

26
Jul
Andrews Cup training for Netball and Track and Field,3.30-5pm
Interhouse Athletics Open 3000m Event - Oval, 1-1.30pm
Qld State Trials Golf 11 and 12 Years - Toowoomba

27
Jul
Queensland State Trials Football (Soccer) Girls 10-12yrs - Wide Bay, all day
DD Cluster day 5 13-19yrs - TBA, TBA
QSS State Championships Touch 15yrs - Rockhampton, all day

28
Jul
AFL Auskick for Prep to Year 6 - Fairholme College Oval, 3.30-4.30pm
TSS Round 2 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm

28
Jul
Interhouse Athletics Carnival - Fairholme Oval,8am-3pm
Queensland State Trials Football (Soccer) Girls 10-12yrs - Wide Bay, all day

29
Jul
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
QSS State Championships Orienteering 10-19yrs - Mullenbong Kallangur, all day
Qld State Trials Orienteering 10-12 Years - Murrenbong, Kallangur

29
Jul
Qld State Trials Football (Soccer) Girls 10-12 yrs - Wide Bay, all day

30
Jul
Qld State Trials Football (Soccer) Girls 10-12 yrs - Wide Bay, all day
Qld State Trials Orienteering 10-12 Years - Murrenbong, Kallangur
SVW A Cup Netball Semi Final Competition - Downlands, 7.15-3.50pm
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

01
Aug
Equestrian Show Jumping Tag on - Warwick, all day
DD Cricket 15yrs Girls - St Mary's Toowoomba, 1.30pm

02
Aug
Andrews Cup training for Track and Field, 3.30-5pm
TSSS Athletics Squad Training - Oval, 1-3.20pm
DD Trials Cricket 15yrs - St Marys Toowoomba, 1-5pm

02
Aug
Equestrian Show Jumping Tag on - Warwick, all day

03
Aug
Qld Tennis Championships 10-12yrs at Toowoomba
QSS State Championship 15yrs Basketball - Boondall, all day

04
Aug
AFL Auskick for Prep to Year 6 - Fairholme College Oval, 3.30-4.30pm
QSS State Championship 15yrs Basketball - Boondall, all day

04
Aug
TSS Round 3 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm
Senior Schools Cup Volleyball - Redlands College, TBA
Qld Tennis Championships 10-12yrs at Toowoomba

05
Aug
Senior Schools Cup Volleyball - Redlands College, TBA
QSS State Championship 15yrs Basketball - Boondall, all day

05
Aug
Qld Tennis Championships 10-12yrs at Toowoomba
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

06
Aug
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
QSS State Championship 15yrs Basketball - Boondall, all day
All Hallows' Touch Carnival Primary & Yrs 7 & 8 -Tennyson, all day

06
Aug
Qld Tennis Championships 10-12yrs at Toowoomba
Senior Schools Cup Volleyball - Redlands College, TBA

07
Aug
DDSSMG Meeting - Tregaskis,TBA
TSSS Pre Track & Field Meeting - Harristown, TBA

08
Aug
Assn Volleyball Games, - Harristown SHS Gym, 4-9pm

08
Aug
SSI Red Lion Cup Football - Captain Cook Oval, 8am-3.20pm

09
Aug
Andrews Cup training for Track and Field, 3.30-5pm

11
Aug
AFL Auskick for Prep to Year 6 - Fairholme College Oval, 3.30-4.30pm
TSS Round 4 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm
DD Rugby League 14/15yrs - Maroochydore, all day

12
Aug
DD Netball Training in Gym - 8-11am
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
DD Rugby League 14/15yrs - Maroochydore, all day

13
Aug
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
DD Rugby League 14/15yrs - Maroochydore, all day

13
Aug
SWQ Secondary All Schools Touch Yr u13,u15,u18- Toowoomba, all day

14
Aug
TSS Zone Trials Track & Field - 10-12 Years

15
Aug
TSSS Athletics Dinner - Assembly Hall, 6-8.30pm

16
Aug
TSSS Pre Track & Field Meeting - TBA, 3.45-4.45pm
TSSS Athletics - Harristown SHS,TBA

17
Aug
Andrews Cup Athletics at QSAC, Nathan, Brisbane, 6am-5.15pm
Sport Officer Meeting - TBA, all day
Queensland State Trials Touch 10-12yrs at Ipswich

18
Aug
AFL Auskick for Prep to Year 6 - Fairholme College Oval, 3.30-4.30pm
TSS Round 5 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm

18
Aug
Queensland State Trials Touch 10-12yrs at Ipswich
DD Track & Field 10 -19 yrs Students AWD - The Glennie School Toowoomba - TBA
QSSMG Meeting - TBA, all day

19
Aug
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
Assn Netball - NER, 9.45AM-5PM

19
Aug
Queensland State Trials Touch 10-12yrs at Ipswich

20
Aug
Queensland State Trials Touch 10-12yrs at Ipswich
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

21
Aug
DD Sport Board meeting - Tregaskis,TBA
DD Track & Field Nominations close

22
Aug
Assn Volleyball Games - Harristown SHS Gym, 4-9pm

23
Aug
TSS Zone Trials Cricket - Girls 10-12 Years
TSSS Athletics - HSHS, 8am-3.30pm (wet day)
Andrews Cup Softball training, 3.30-5pm

25
Aug
AFL Auskick for Prep to Year 6 - Fairholme College Oval, 3.30-4.30pm

25
Aug
TSS Round 6 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm

26
Aug
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
McDonalds Cup Basketball Challenge - TBA, TBA

27
Aug
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

29
Aug
DD Athletics 10-12yrs - Harristown SHS

30
Aug
Andrews Cup Softball training, 3.30-5pm
Knowles Cup General Meeting - conference call, TBA
Wet Day for DD Athletics 10-12yrs at Harristown SHS

31
Aug
DD Track Events 13- 19yrs - Warwick SHS,TBA

01
Sep
Assn Touch Training - Queens Park, 3.30-5pm

01
Sep
Secondary Teams Chess Tournament (Yr7 -12) - TBA, 6.30-10pm
AFL Auskick for Prep to Year 6 - Fairholme College Oval, 3.30-4.30pm
DD Field Events 13-19yrs - Warwick SHS,TBA
TSS Round 7 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm

02
Sep
Secondary Teams Chess Tournament Yr 7 - 12 - TBA, 6.30-10pm

02
Sep
Assn Netball Grand Finals - NER, 9.45am-5pm
Queensland State Trials Rugby League Girls 10-12 Years- Mackay
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

03
Sep
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
SWV Cup Netball Final - NER, 7am-12pm

03
Sep
JVW Netball Competition - NER, 8am-2.15pm
Queensland State Trials Rugby League Girls 10-12 Years- Mackay

04
Sep
DD Track & Field WET WEATHER DAY - Warwick, TBA
DD AFL Girls 10-12yrs
Queensland State Trials Rugby League Girls 10-12 Years- Mackay

05
Sep
DD Track & Field WET WEATHER DAY - Warwick, TBA
Queensland State Trials Rugby League Girls 10-12 Years- Mackay

06
Sep
Wed Night Netball - USQ, 4-8.30pm
Andrews Cup Softball training, 3.30-5pm

07
Sep
Queensland State Trials Softball Girls 10-12yrs - Redland, all day

08
Sep
Friends of Sport Social Years 8-12 - Gym, 7-9.30pm
Secondary Teams Chess Tournament (Year 7 to Year12) - Toowoomba Grammar Junior Assembly Hall, 6.30-10pm
Ass Touch Training - Queens Park, 3.30-5pm
TSS Round 8 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm
Queensland State Trials Softball Girls 10-12yrs - Redland, all day

09
Sep
Secondary Teams Chess Tournament (Year 7 to Year12) - Toowoomba Grammar Junior Assembly Hall, 6.30 - 10pm
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
Queensland State Trials Softball Girls 10-12yrs - Redland, all day

10
Sep
Fairholme College Tennis Championships - Fairholme Courts, 9am-4pm
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

10
Sep
Queensland State Trials Softball Girls 10-12yrs - Redland, all day

11
Sep
DD Cricket – Girls 10-12yrs
Interhouse Gymnastics competition for Prep to Year 6,8.30am-3pm

12
Sep
Secondary School Netball Dinner - Assembly Hall,6-8pm

13
Sep
Andrews Cup Softball training, 3.30-5pm

13
Sep
QSS Teams Tennis State Finals - Rockhampton, allday

14
Sep
QSS Teams Tennis State Finals - Rockhampton, allday

15
Sep
QSS Teams Tennis State Finals - Rockhampton, allday

16
Sep
QSS Teams Tennis State Finals - Rockhampton, allday

25
Sep
Equestrian Australian National Champs - ToowoombaSG, all day

26
Sep
Equestrian Australian National Champs - ToowoombaSG, all day

27
Sep
Equestrian Australian National Champs - ToowoombaSG, all day

28
Sep
Equestrian Australian National Champs - ToowoombaSG, all day

29
Sep
Equestrian Australian National Champs - ToowoombaSG, all day

04
Oct
Qld All Schools Touch - depart after school

05
Oct
Assn Futsal - Fairholme Gym,4-9pm
VWC Netball Teams Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.10-5.15pm
Qld All Schools Touch - Whites Hill, all day

06
Oct
JVW & SVW Cup Netball Finals - Carrara, 4-12pm
TSS Round 1 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm

06
Oct
Qld All Schools Touch - Whites Hill, all day

07
Oct
State Knockout Athletics - QSAC Brisbane, 9am-1pm
Knowles Cup Tennis -Fairholme, 8am-12noon
JVW & SVW Cup Netball Finals -Carrara, all day
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

07
Oct
Qld All Schools Touch - Whites Hill, all day

08
Oct
Qld All Schools Touch - Whites Hill, all day
JVW & SVW Cup Netball Finals -Carrara, all day
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

09
Oct
DD School Sport 13yrs Futsal, HSHS Gym, 7.30am-4pm

09
Oct
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5pm
Equestrian Training - Morning View/Finch Farm, 3.30pm

10
Oct
Assn Water Polo - Glennie, 6.15-9.15pm TBC
Assn Volleyball Games - Harristown SHS Gym, 4-9pm
Queensland State Trials Athletics (Track & Field) 10-12 yrs - QSAC, all day

11
Oct
Assn Futsal T4 Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5pm
Equestrian - Morning View / Finch Farm, 12.30pm
DD Water Polo Trials Girls 13-19yrs - Toowoomba,TBA
Flames vs IGG - Ipswich Girls Grammar, 1pm-7pm
Queensland State Trials Athletics (Track & Field) 10-12 yrs - QSAC, all day

12
Oct
QSS State Championships Track & Field AWD - QSACBrisbane,all day
QSS State Championships Track & Field 13-19yrs -QSAC Brisbane

13
Oct
Assn Summer Touch U14s - Kearney Springs,TBA
TSS Round 2 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm
QSS State Championships Track & Field AWD - QSACBrisbane,all day

13
Oct
QSS State Championships Track & Field 13-19yrs -QSAC Brisbane

14
Oct
Friends of Sport Aquathon - Fairholme Aquatic Centre & Grounds, 6.30-9.30am
Knowles Cup Tennis - Fairholme, 7.15-4.30pm
QSS State Championships Track & Field AWD - QSACBrisbane,all day
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

14
Oct
QSS State Championships Track & Field 13-19yrs -QSAC Brisbane

15
Oct
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
QSS State Championships Track & Field 13-19yrs -QSAC Brisbane

16
Oct
Equestrian Training - Morning View/Finch Farm, 3.30pm

17
Oct
TPSSA AGM - Toowoomba East State School, 3.45pm

18
Oct
Equestrian - Morning View / Finch Farm, 12.30pm
Assn Water Polo Training - Fairholme Pool, 6.15-7.15am

19
Oct
TSSS Pre AGM - TBA, all day

20
Oct
TSS Round 3 Sport for Year 5, 12.30-3pm
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5pm

21
Oct
Qld Schools Cup Hockey - TBA, TBA
Qld State Trials AFL Girls 10-12 yrs - Yeronga, all day
Knowles Cup Tennis - State Tennis Centre BrisbaneTBC, 7.15am-6pm
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

22
Oct
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

22
Oct
Qld State Trials AFL Girls 10-12 yrs - Yeronga, all day
QSS State Championships 15yrs Cricket - Toowoomba, all day

23
Oct
Equestrian Training - Morning View/Finch Farm, 3.30pm
QSS State Championships 15yrs Cricket - Toowoomba, all day

24
Oct
QSS State Championships 15yrs Cricket - Toowoomba, all day

25
Oct
Senior & Middle School Swim Tournament - Fairholme Pool, 1-3.20pm
Interhouse Sport - Queens Park & Fairholme, 1-3.20pm
Equestrian - Morning View / Finch Farm, 12.30pm

27
Oct
TSS Round 4 Sport for Year 6, 12.30-3pm
The Bryon Breakfast - Fairholme, 6.45-8.15am

27
Oct
DD Aquathlon 10-12 Years (for 2018 Championships) in Dalby

28
Oct
Knowles Cup Tennis - Fairholme, 7.15-4pm
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
Chantell Cramb Cup Futsal - TBA, TBA

29
Oct
Queensland State Trials Cricket Girls 10-12 yrs - Mackay, all day

29
Oct
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

30
Oct
Equestrian Training - Morning View/Finch Farm, 3.30pm
Queensland State Trials Cricket Girls 10-12 yrs - Mackay, all day
DDSSMG - Tregaskis, TBA

31
Oct
Queensland State Trials Cricket Girls 10-12 yrs - Mackay, all day

01
Nov
Queensland State Trials Cricket Girls 10-12 yrs - Mackay, all day
Sport Officer Meeting - TBA, all day
Equestrian - Morning View / Finch Farm, 12.30pm

02
Nov
Andrews Cup Artistic Gymnastics at Somerville House,Brisbane, 5am-5.45pm TBC
QSSMG Meeting - TBA, all day

03
Nov
QSS Planning day - TBA, all day
TSS Round 5 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm
TSSS AGM - Club Glenvale,1pm

04
Nov
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

05
Nov
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

05
Nov
Knowles Cup Tennis Finals - State Tennis Centre Brisbane, all day

06
Nov
Equestrian Training - Morning View/Finch Farm, 3.30pm
DD Sport Board Meeting - Tregaskis, TBA

08
Nov
Equestrian - Morning View / Finch Farm, 12.30pm

09
Nov
DD Swimming Students AWD - TBA, TBA

10
Nov
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5pm
TSS Round 6 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm

11
Nov
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day
MS Swimathon - Highfields Aquatic Centre, 6am-6pm

12
Nov
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

13
Nov
Equestrian Training - Morning View/Finch Farm, 3.30pm

15
Nov
Equestrian - Morning View / Finch Farm, 12.30pm

17
Nov
Assn Volleyball Training - Fairholme Gym, 3.30-5.30pm
TSS Round 7 Sport for Years 5 and 6, 12.30-3pm

18
Nov
DD Triathlon 13-19yrs -TBA, TBA

18
Nov
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

19
Nov
Equestrian Training or Comp - TBA, all day

20
Nov
Equestrian Training - Morning View/Finch Farm, 3.30pm

23
Nov
Hockey Academy Gala Day Year 5/6 & 7/8 - TBA, TBA

03
Dec
National Knockout Athletics TBA, all day

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Sporting Success

Gold Girls On Top Of The World

Emilee Cherry (2010) was brilliant on the field, backed by Gemma Etheridge (2004) who overcame knee surgery in March to be fit enough for the Olympic team. Dominique Du Toit (2014) was there to celebrate with the Fairholme girls, as a travelling reserve for the Rugby 7s at just 19 years of age.

The girls’ success hasn’t come easily, all three have been in intense training and have shown dedication to the Sport that they knew little about until the end of school. All three were exceptional Touch players in school at many different levels, and were approached by the Reds Rugby officials once they’d finished school. Continue reading ›

Gold Girls On Top Of The World

U15 Australian Hockey Championships

Earlier this term Year 9 students Briana Suey and Tatum Stewart competed as part of the Queensland teams at the U15 Australian Hockey Championships in Wollongong. Briana Suey was part of the Queensland No. 1 side which won GOLD at the championships against a very strong NSW teams.

Briana was also one of the goal scorers in the finals where Queensland defeated NSW 2-0. Tatum Stewart was part of the Queensland No. 2 side which finished 7th out of the 12 teams competing.

Success at the U15 Australian Hockey Championships