One small step for our girls, one giant leap for the future of women in STEM

HASSE Space School at NASA will, for the first time, be providing 23 girls from Queensland with an unforgettable STEM experience, eight of those are from Fairholme College.  Read more ›

Bonded By Scholarships

Four Fairholme students haven't a worry in the world, as OP scores loom. The girls have already been offered scholarships to Bond University and the University of Southern Queensland Vice Chancellor's Scholarship. And in less than four weeks, they'll hit the books again. Read more ›

Meet a Fairholme Teacher… Stewart Peacock, Head of Teaching & Learning

He's happiest when he's cycling the steep incline of Alps across the globe, or working with students to help them see a dream become reality, or facing the challenge of successfully, and smoothly changing the way graduating students qualify for tertiary entrance. Despite confessing to being an adrenalin junkie and constantly looking for a new challenge, Head of Teaching and Learning, Stewart Peacock, finds comfort and happiness on the grounds of Fairholme. His story here… Read more ›

When We Believe… A Year 12 story

Lauren Bougoure arrived at Fairholme College as a confident 13 year old, from the Western Queensland town of Tara. By her own admission she tested the boundaries, of both the classroom and the Boarding house, before discovering her Fairholme family had grander plans for her and her future. Lauren's is a story of the commitment of our teachers, the strength of our College community, and its will to help Fairholme girls see they can do anything. Read more ›

Lassoing Dreams… A Year 12 Story

Gemma Somerset will leave Fairholme College this week with a diploma and a handful of other qualifications under her belt already. But it won't be enough for this ambitious teenager, who will spend the first year out of school as a stock hand in one of Australia's most beautiful regions. Read more ›

A Fairholme Friendship… A Year 12 Story

You often hear Fairholme Old Girls recalling friendships that were made at Fairholme, and have continued through many decades. A Fairholme friendship, they say, lasts a lifetime. Here is the story of one formed in the modern day. A pair of girls who have been inseparable since they first met. Read more ›