National Simultaneous Storytime 2021

20th May 2021 National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) is held annually by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA). Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator, is read simultaneously in libraries, schools, pre-schools, childcare centers, family homes, bookshops and many other places around the country. Now in its 20th successful year,…

UV Resin

May 13th, 2021 During week 4 the Cre8 Lab students have been learning about UV Resin. They are very excited to make layered resin jewellery pieces and are experiencing the do’s and don’ts of UV Resin. The next step is to turn the resin creations into a piece of jewellery. Because of the smell of…

Makerspace Activities

May 4th, 2021 During the first couple of weeks of term 2, students in the McAuley Makerspace are very busy with the activities planned as well as games, finishing off assignments and creating new activities of they own. We encourage their creativity and give them a space where they can experiment and learn through doing….

Easter Holiday Reads 2021

While you are having a break during Easter don’t forget to keep reading. Here are some new and recommended books available in McAuley library for you to enjoy. Click on the book cover to find out about availability and more.

NeoPixel Engraved Lamp

26th February, 2021 Over the past two weeks the students in the Cre8 Lab have been building a NeoPixel engraved lamp. This workshop is a bit challenging but well worth the effort for those who choose to finish. The first step is to design a stand to fit the piece of acrylic which is already…

Galentine’s Day

12th February 2021 It was Valentine’s Day a couple of weeks ago and the students in the Makerspace and the Cre8 lab were hard at work creating cards for their special Galentine. Each year All Hallows’ students celebrate Galentine’s day, giving thanks for the friendships made during their school years and letting their friends know…

We’ll be there for you!

12th February, 2021 During 2021 the library will be a little different than before. Because the Potter building is getting a make-over, we have a few changes to how the library will be supporting the All Hallows’ students and staff this year. At the end of 2020, the library staff were very busy cleaning out…

Esports in the Convent

5th February, 2021 During 2021, the Potter Library will be getting a new look, so we are lucky enough to have a spot in the All Hallows’ Convent building for students to come before school, lunchtime and after school. During lunchtimes, the students are able to participate in eSports. Just for fun and also to…