College News

Calling You Home

More than 160 people returned the Fairholme College Assembly Hall to help celebrate the Launch of 100 Years at Fairholme in 2017. Memories were shared, Old Girls performed, Artwork depicting those memories was unveiled, and our oldest living student shared her story. 

No Fast Fashion

The Fairholme Fashion Week 2016 saw the bright colours of successful Queensland Designers paired with student designs, to make for an amazing event at the Gala Fashion Parade at the Spring Fair on Saturday. Winners have walked away with cheques totalling $2500 for their efforts, and advice from leading Designers who believe in sustainable fashion. 

Snapping History

Fairholme Old Girl, Edwina Robertson, toured her old 'home' today. Her ability to snap amazing photographs, coupled with her love for outback Australia, all began on the grounds in Wirra Wirra Street. 

Don't Fence Me In

As our Boarders head home for the holidays, many will be returning to properties to help their Parents work. One of our Year 10 girls will be helping her Dad finish a huge fencing project, in North West Queensland. 

Sheltered From The War

Joan Gratton (nee Mackay) class of 1943, shares her memories of Boarding School and the extraordinary measures that were put in place to protect students during the War Years. 

Life on the Land

Emma Hagan's heart belongs to the outback. She spends her days learning at Fairholme College, preparing for career on the land.