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Hawker College 2016 Graduation

Posted on 15 Dec 2016

Graduating Class of 2016

On Wednesday the 14th December our Year 12 students attended graduation at The Playhouse - Canberra Theatre Centre. We wish our students every success in the future, whatever their chosen pathway. We know that they leave as upstanding ambassadors for our school, joining the proud ranks of the Hawker College Alumni.

For photos from graduation please click here



Hawker College 2016 Formal

Posted on 08 Dec 2016

On Wednesday the 7th December our Year 12 students celebrated the end of the year with their formal at The National Museum of Australia on Acton peninsula. It was a wonderful night at a spectacular venue and lots of fun was had by all. For photos of the arrivals please click here

Nationally Recognised Qualifications training offered at Hawker College in Term 4

Posted on 17 Oct 2016

The following Nationally Recognised Qualifications training will be offered at Hawker College in Term 4.

Thursday Week 12 - RSA (Access Recognised Training)
Thursday Week 13 - Asbestos Awareness (CIT)
Friday Week 13- White Card  (CIT)

Asbestos Awareness and White Card are essential qualifications required when entering any work site. If you would like to undertake work experience in a trade or are looking for an apprenticeship in 2017 having these qualifications not only will be very beneficial when applying, they are required. These courses are considerably subsidised if completed here at school, virtually half of the normal cost.

Each of these courses are $65. Full payment will be required prior to the day.

By participating in these courses you are eligible to gain points towards your senior school certificate.



Drama students perform Cosi and Play On in the Murranji Theatre

Posted on 14 Oct 2016

Drama Productions 2016

The Murranji Theatre comes to life in week 15 for our much awaited Drama Productions.

Come along and see outstanding student talent in a great week of theatre. A hilarious romp in PLAY ON, a lively farce by Rick Abbot performed by the line 4 Drama class, and explore human relationships in COSI a classic Australian drama by Louis Nowra.

Tuesday 8th Nov- Double Bill Matinee 9.30am Play On, 12.30pm Cosi

Wednesday 9th Nov- Play On 7pm

Thursday 10th Nov- Play On 7pm

Friday 11th Nov- Cosi 7pm

Saturday 12th Nov- Cosi 7pm

Tickets on sale at STAGECENTA.COM

  • Adults $15
  • Concession $10
  • Double Bill Matinee $5 (includes one or both performances)

See you there



ACT Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year Finalists

Posted on 23 Sep 2016

ACT Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year Finalists

Hawker College had two finalists in the category of ACT Australian School-based Apprentice of the Year at the Australian Training & Excellence Awards, held on Thursday 1 September at the Hotel Realm in Barton. They are Jessie Staines (Carpentry) and Georgia Adamson (Business). The Hawker College Vet and Careers team attended with our two high achieving students. More info can be found here http://www.cmd.act.gov.au/skillscanberra/act-training-awards