A Fairholme Story

From messy days in the Fairholme Kindy sandpit with Mrs Darbyshire, to English extension with Mr Davis, there's no Fairholme path untouched by Year 12 student Emily O'Rourke. But when she steps out onto Wirra Wirra Street in her Tartan one last time tomorrow, she will know that even without a chair bag, she'll be just fine. Read more ›

A Fairholme Story

Claire Coward couldn't have known how far she would come in the 5 years of Boarding at Fairholme College. From long lazy weekends in Daisy Culpin, to the tough reality of helping a friend through a tragedy, the little Boarder from Boomi, leaves her second home more ready than she thinks. Read more ›

Crafty Minds

Fairholme students, Laura and Sarah Craft have become the Junior and Under 15 National Champions, respectively, in the Australian Gravity Enduro Mountain Biking competition. We're not talking about a casual pedal down a dirt path or fire road here, more like a flying down the steepest, rockiest, dustiest Adelaide track you can find, type of pedal. It's fast, furious and lacking females. Laura and Sarah's call out to the girls, here: Read more ›

Diamond Of Them All

Fairholme Maths Teacher, Katrina Gierke, has been awarded the Darling Downs Service award for Queensland Secondary Schools Sport, following many years of dedication and commitment to school sport, particularly in relation to her favourite sport, softball. The story behind her love of sport, here: Read more ›

A Fairholme Story

Claudia Gordon will leave Fairholme this week no longer a shy and reserved school girl. Instead she will return to Cambodia as a confident young woman, ready to give back to the people who inspired her on the Fairholme Service trip a little over 12 months ago. Read more ›

Once A Fairholme Girl…

Fairholme Old Girl, Amanda Thurbin (1989) has thrown her support behind the second annual Mothers' Long Lunch, in support of families who have been affected by a medical diagnosis or tragedy. Amanda, the owner of Toowoomba's Laser Clinics Australia, says her support comes from the heart. Read more ›