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Frontier Club information morning

Posted by on Feb 8, 2012 in News | 0 comments

Frontier Club information morning

On Saturday 18 February, we will be having an information session followed by morning tea for parents who are interested in the activities of Frontier Club. The session will start at 11am and afterwards, the boys will go to the beach and will return at 5:30pm (They will need money for lunch). A copy of the flyer can be found here. This will be a good opportunity to check out Nairana Study Centre, meet the staff and ask questions about the activities that the centre offers for Year 7 and 8 boys. Please feel free to pass this information on to...

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Report: Summer Camp 2012

Posted by on Feb 1, 2012 in News | 0 comments

Report: Summer Camp 2012

Frontier Club and Mirrabooka Study Centre Summer Camp 2012 by Matthew Ash (Nairana Year 8 ) Day 1 The campers arrived at the new summer camp location, Wedderburn Campsite near Campbelltown in the afternoon of the 22nd of January 2012. This year’s camp theme was The Lord of The Rings with eight teams each representing a faction from the movie. After being put into our teams, we moved on to the flag and war cry competition. Each team painted their idea on their flag and performed a short skit. In the end, Rhohan came up on top. We then played...

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Vietnam Workcamp Update III

Posted by on Jan 24, 2012 in News, Vietnam 2012 | Comments Off on Vietnam Workcamp Update III

Vietnam Workcamp Update III

We back in Australia after an amazing twenty-one days spent living with and helping the locals in K’Long and Ho Chi Minh City. In the trip we have had a whole range of unique and unforgettable experiences. We leave with the hope that we have genuinely touched the lives of the locals, and with the certainly that our hearts have been touched by the unlimited generosity, selflessness and friendship that they have shown us. The final week of our trip began with a day spend exploring the city of Dalat and its nearby attractions. This included the...

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Vietnam Workcamp Update II

Posted by on Jan 13, 2012 in News, Vietnam 2012 | Comments Off on Vietnam Workcamp Update II

Vietnam Workcamp Update II

After our amazing but brief few days in Saigon it was time for a change of scenery and the next leg of our Vietnamese adventure. On Monday, January 9, after Mass, breakfast and some time cleaning up our lodgings we left for K’long. The bus trip took us most of the day and the highlight was certainly the incredible scenic landscapes provided by the Central Highlands of Vietnam. A close second to this was the petrol station we stopped at on the way which had, by far, the best array of Western food we have encountered so far on the trip. We all...

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Vietnam Workcamp Update I

Posted by on Jan 8, 2012 in News, Vietnam 2012 | Comments Off on Vietnam Workcamp Update I

Vietnam Workcamp Update I

It is late on our last night in Ho Chi Minh City [Saigon]. Tomorrow we leave early in the morning for the 7 hour bus ride to K’long, a small country town near Dalat. These past few day have been non-stop; we will appreciate the trip and take it as an opportunity to catch our breath, hopefully some sleep, and savour some of the fantastic memories from the past few days since we arrived in this amazing city. We left on Tuesday, January 3 and had no delays or problems with the flight to Ho Chi Minh City. We had a 1 hour stop-over in Darwin and...

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Vietnam Workcamp 2012 Update

Posted by on Dec 12, 2011 in Vietnam 2012 | 0 comments

Vietnam Workcamp 2012 Update

The Vietnam Workcamp 2012 is fast approaching. The group of 16 are busily fundraising, applying for passports and visas and getting vaccinations in preparation for what will no doubt be a wonderful trip. The flights are booked and the 16 young Australians eagerly awaiting Jan 3 are: Tim Shearer, Sebastian James, Fr Felix Navarro, Andrew Beard, Matthew Macgill, Michael Buhagiar, Matthew Lennon, James Watson, Daniel Gilbert, Ed Chin, Daniel Poon, Cormac McCaughan, Robert Assaf, Joe Daaboul, David Long and Louis Jenkins. Full details regarding...

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Carols by Candlelight

Posted by on Dec 3, 2011 in News | 0 comments

Carols by Candlelight

You are invited to celebrate the magic of Christmas with song at the 2011 Nairana’s Carols by Candlelight.  Every year similar events occur throughout the world and this beloved tradition that has a long and proud history, will be adopted by Nairana and the night promises to be as vibrant and captivating as ever. Bring your family and friends to Nairana, and celebrate the Christmas Season! The night will bring together an array of top musicians performing a mix of the season’s contemporary and traditional favourite carols, sure to delight the...

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Frontier Club Summer Activities

Posted by on Nov 30, 2011 in News | 0 comments

Frontier Club Summer Activities

What a year!!!!!! So much activity has occurred this year in the club. Who could forget the awesome camps or the different places we visited for our Saturday activities. With a lot of the counsellors away during December, there won’t be much activity but after Christmas, there will be weekly activities with the Summer Camp being the grand highlight. The dates for the holiday activities will be the following: Saturday 10 December: Time: 8am – 6pm Mass, breakfast then bushwalk & swim in Blue Mountains (bring lunch with you) NB: Joe...

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What’s on in December for Year 9s, 10s and 11s?

Posted by on Nov 28, 2011 in News | 0 comments

What’s on in December for Year 9s, 10s and 11s?

Wednesday, November 30 { 4 – 6pm } Circle & Bang (it’s the name of a card game) Friday, December 2 { 4 – 10pm } Meditation, Harry Potter Exhibition ($22) & dinner in the city Wednesday, December 7 { 4 – 8pm } Circle & AquaGolf ($5) Thursday, December 8 { 5 – 9pm } Meditation, BBQ ($5) & movie to farewell to Antonio and Jorge Del Cano Saturday, December 10 { 8am – 6pm } Mass, breakfast then bushwalk & swim in Blue Mountains (bring lunch with you) Wednesday, December 14 { 4 – 7pm } Circle & squash ($5) Friday,...

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Summer Camp 2012

Posted by on Nov 19, 2011 in News | 0 comments

Summer Camp 2012

Every January, for more than 20 years, Frontier Club has organised a Summer Camp. Every year the camp has been bigger and better, and with all this experience behind us we guarantee that the 2012 Summer Camp will be the biggest and best yet. The location for the 2012 Summer Camp is new! The Wedderburn Campsite is located close to Campbeltown. The famous classic activities are back, and a few new ones will be introduced for the first time. Like all Frontier Club camps, there will be plenty of action and fun. But it will also be an opportunity...

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