New Books @ McAuley

Aurora and the Popcorn Dolphin (The Songbird Cafe Girls 3) by Sarah Webb Perfect for fans of Cathy Cassidy and Jacqueline Wilson. The third book in The Songbird Cafe Girls series about friendship, family and a very special cafe. After the death of her mum, Aurora struggles to care about anything until she meets Click the dolphin. (Goodreads)…

New Fiction @ Potter

Bakuman, Volume 6: Recklessness and Guts by Tsugumi Ohba, Takeshi Obata, Tetsuichiro Miyaki (translator) Moritaka and Akito’s hard work is paying off, and they start challenging their rival Eiji’s popularity in Shonen Jump. But just as they plan to take the next step, the team is hit with a surprising setback. Moritaka and Akito will need the help of their…

Light up Masquerade Masks

26th August Finished Masks and happy faces.  My favorite thing ever.   23rd August The Cre8 Lab students have really excelled with this workshop, everybody has gained confidence to be individual in their designs and it is great to see so many different styles.  Some have finished now and others are just putting the finishing…

Fibre Optic Fantasy Make-up

5th August This workshop began on Tuesday this week, and the students created the fibre optic headpiece that is attached into their hair and then stuck to the face along with make-up, creating a fantasy look.  We all had fun and I am looking forward to our next after school workshop to apply the make-up.

LED light up fascinators

5th August,   All the students that participated in the Light Up Fascinator Workshop have now finished their Top Hats.  Great work girls,  now we need another challenge perhaps we can incorporate lights and feathers to a 3D printed mask to celebrate the olympic games in RIO. Check out the pics below and scroll down…

3D light up chokers

AUGUST 2ND 2016 The LED light up 3D printed choker workshops started last week.  After a few technical issues the students have managed to complete a couple of chokers.       Finished off today at lunchtime    

August 1st 2016

2nd August 2016       The Lack of girls studying Computer science (ICT) in schools is a national concern. To read more click on link.

Cre 8 Lab Workshops Term 3 2016

Welcome to Cre8 Lab, we have a couple of workshops available for students at the beginning of Term 3 2016. Watch the presentation below to see what is happening during the term . All students are welcome to come along… Look forward to seeing you all there.


A Ghost in My Suitcase by Gabrielle Wang  Fantastic short story based around Chinese culture, family and ghost hunting. (Selina Ryan) The flute music stops, and my breath catches in my throat. Silence falls like a veil. Then I hear something – no, I feel it in my chest. ‘Steady yourself,’ Por whispers. ‘It’s here…’…