Vale Patrea O'Shea | Inspirational Music Teacher, Mentor & Friend of Fairholme

It is with much sadness that we write of passing of Mrs Patrea O’Shea, last Saturday, 23 May 2020. Patrea was on staff at Fairholme for 22 years from 1971 to 1992, during which time she taught Music, Speech & Drama… Read more ›

COVID-19 Information

During this worrying time, want to assure you that the College is working very closely with Queensland Health and our local Health Industry, and we are responding to the situation as it evolves. The Leadership Team, together with our Risk Assessment officers are working on detailed planning measures that include social distancing and potential closure of the School, if required. Any updates issued by the College will be posted on this page and parents and guardians will receive a notification via the school app to their phones encouraging them to check here for important information.  Read more ›

Strength In 2020

This year Fairholme College has employed a Sports Performance Coordinator, to work with the girls in the areas of strength and conditioning, power and speed, and managing their sporting commitments. Meet one of our newest members of staff, Kirsten Murry. Read more ›

Meet A Fairholme Boarder

Kate Lindenmayer has only ever known a classroom in her living room. A lesson via an app with a teacher. From school of the air to Fairholme College, today has been a very big day for Kate. Read more ›

New Family

Lindy Masters' home is already pretty full. Along with her two adult daughters, Phoebe and Aleesha, Lindy has three cats; Walter Fox, Nevins Saabi and Maple May. But her family is about to grow by approximately 200 girls, as she steps into the Fairholme Boarding Family, as our new Deputy Head of Boarding. Lindy's story here: Read more ›


Despite being out of the country for much of her final year of school, Tatum Stewart still managed success – both on the Hockey field and in the school books. ‘With the amount of sport and training I had scheduled… Read more ›