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November 15, 2019

CGGS Celebrates Spring Carnival 

On Thursday 7 November, CGGS celebrated the tradition of Oaks Day with many women attending a ladies’ lunch.

Dressed in style and wearing beautiful headpieces, all guests embraced the Spring Carnival theme of fashion and fun. Enjoying a drink and canapes on arrival followed by a sit-down lunch, guests were also treated to a wonderful fashion parade by The Ark Clothing Company viewing their summer collection.

A gift bag including styling vouchers, sweet treats and beauty items was given to each lady plus everyone received a mystery bet with a horse in the second race of the day. This brought the race track to the event, as the race was viewed during the lunch which resulted in great excitement and a few winners on the day!

Surprise door prizes were awarded to many lucky guests including, a Girl’s Night Out, designer homewares, spa vouchers, wine hampers, and in-home styling consultations.

Supported by the Parents and Friends Association, the Oaks Day Lunch provided a great opportunity for many women of CGGS to socialise with school friends and meet other mums within the school community.


Susannah Jepson
Community Relationships Coordinator

Diary Dates

The following events are taking place in the next two weeks.

Monday 18 November 
> Y9 Service Learning Week
> VCE Exams
> Y10 & Y11 Exams

Tuesday 19 November
> VCE Exams
> Y10 & Y11 Exams

Wednesday 20 November 
> VCE Exams Conclude
> Y10 & Y11 Exams Conclude

Thursday 21 November
> Y11 Headstart Program Commences
> JS Choral & Instrumental Concert, 6.30pm BSH

Friday 22 November
> Y11 Headstart Program

Monday 25 November
> Y11 Headstart Program
> Second And Uniform Shop – Drop Off, 8am – 12noon
> Second Hand Uniform Shop – Sales 2pm – 4pm 

Tuesday 26 November
> Y11 Headstart Program

Wednesday 27 November
> Y11 Headstart Program
> Y3 & Y4 Camp Departs

Thursday 28 November
> Y11 Headstart Program
> Y3 & Y4 Camp

Friday 29 November
> Y11 Headstart Program
> Y3 & Y4 Camp Returns
> EL3, El4 & Foundation Christmas Chapel Service, 9.20am
> Professional Christmas Market, 3.30pm – 7.30pm, Senior School
> Carols at Camberwell, 7.30pm – 9.00pm, Senior Oval