Tuckwell Scholarship

Today the Australian National University has publicly announced Tuckwell Scholarship winners. Fairholme's Head Girl, Ellie Randall is one of 25 Year 12 students across Australia, ten in Queensland to receive a Tuckwell Scholarship.  Read more ›

Welcome to Fairholme

Alyce Deeley joins Fairholme College this year, as our Deputy Head of Boarding. Alyce has previously taught at Marist College, Ashgrove, in Brisbane. There, she was also heavily involved in co-curricular activities as a coach and was also a Boarding Supervisor. Her story here: Read more ›

A Heart for Art

Leisl Mott has returned to Toowoomba in her second year of being a full time professional Artist, after leaving the corporate world in Sydney behind. This Facets of Fairholme artist and Fairholme Old Girl has an inspiring story of falling from the corporate world into a creative space, one that has allowed her to leave her true trademark on the world. Read more ›

The Heart Beats On

The Specialists on board the Heart of Australia Truck are increasing quickly, as Doctor Rolf Gomes continues his quest to mobilise health, and take specialist treatment to the bush. Soon there'll be a second truck out there, designed to fold out into a medical centre, and on board the team of specialists will now be a gynaecologist, offering Women's health services. Read more ›

Living The Dream

As a Boarder at Fairholme, Jamie Hagan was adamant that University was not for her. She dreamed of a life on a big cattle station, days of dusty mustering and collecting and studying important data for the cattle industry. No one ever doubted that Jamie would do just that, and just three years after leaving the Fairholme grounds, you'll find her filling the role of Stud Co-Ordinator on one Australia's biggest stations, Alexandria. Read more ›

Dot To Dot Family History

Meg Hansen has painted a picture of her Dad's life, inspired by the story of her late Grandfather. She admits the 120 hours she spent creating it, allowed her to be closer to home and her family. Read more ›