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Youth Parliament Impresses Council
Wed 11 Sep 2019
Youth Parliament Impresses Council

Our Youth Parliament team of Sarah Larkin, Matisse Cousins, Angelina Christos, Caitlin and Simone Hunt and Angus Smith attended a special meeting of the Bass Coast Council to report on their parliament experience.

Year 8s Love 'Skylarking'
Mon 9 Sep 2019
Year 8s Love 'Skylarking'

Our Year 8 students were excited to participate in workshops with Kate Mildenhall, the author of ‘Skylarking’, the text they have been studying as part of a comparative text unit in English classes.

A Week at Wollangarra
Fri 6 Sep 2019
A Week at Wollangarra

For four consecutive Monday mornings in Term 3, a different Year 9 home group excitedly assembles on the front steps of the Year 9 Learning Centre, giggling nervously and dressed for adventure at Wollangarra outdoor Education Centre. 

Philosophically Speaking
Thu 5 Sep 2019
Philosophically Speaking

We recently welcomed students from St Paul’s Anglican Grammar School, Gippsland Grammar and Beaconhills College Berwick Campus to Newhaven College for the first official SEISA Philosothon.

Tooradin Estate Equestrian Team Training Day
Wed 4 Sep 2019
Tooradin Estate Equestrian Team Training Day

Our young Equestrian Team riders from Junior, Middle and Senior School, along with some alumni, recently travelled to Tooradin Estate for a challenging day training in dressage and cross country.

Shae's Young Endeavour
Wed 4 Sep 2019
Shae's Young Endeavour

Year 11 student Shae White was chosen to join the Young Endeavour on a journey of a life time. From this opportunity came others such as speaking at Rotary and then last week being a guest speaker at the fundraiser luncheon for Alma Doepel.

Sage wins Gippstar Award
Tue 3 Sep 2019
Sage wins Gippstar Award

The Annual Junior Gippstar Award winner was Year 10 student Sage Goldsbury, who was selected for her achievments in her sport of Surfing, which included competing in the USA.

Making Beautiful Music
Tue 3 Sep 2019
Making Beautiful Music

Our annual Music Camp took place over four days with over 200 students taking part in four tiers of music making led by College music staff as well as 13 visiting professional clinicians.

Cows Create Careers
Mon 26 Aug 2019
Cows Create Careers

Our Year 9 students recently played host to two calves for three weeks as part of the ‘Cows Create Careers’ program. ‘Caramel’ and ‘Curly Wurly’ certainly enjoyed the attention they received during their stay at ‘Moohaven’.

Safe Crossing for our Students
Fri 23 Aug 2019
Safe Crossing for our Students

The new crossing is now complete and, thanks to our crossing supervisors, students who walk or ride to school now have a safe place to cross busy Phillip Island Road.

Japanese Friendship Garden
Tue 20 Aug 2019
Japanese Friendship Garden

The 2019 student exchange program between Newhaven College and Ibaraki Christian Junior High School in Japan is significant as it marks 20 years of friendship between our schools.

Classical Guitar Extravaganza
Mon 12 Aug 2019
Classical Guitar Extravaganza

Congratulations to our combined Middle School and Senior School Guitar Ensembles who travelled to Methodist Ladies’ College recently to present a combined performance at the Classical Guitar Society of Victoria’s ‘Ensemble Extravaganza’.

Girls Kicking Goals
Fri 9 Aug 2019
Girls Kicking Goals

Thank you to Melbourne AFLW star Tyla Hanks who ran a clinic for our Year 9 and 10 girls AFL  elective to share technique skills and her knowledge of the game. 

Ibaraki Visit
Thu 8 Aug 2019
Ibaraki Visit

Each year we look forward to hosting students from our sister school, Ibaraki Junior Christian High School, in Japan. 

Stunning Running
Tue 6 Aug 2019
Stunning Running

On 25 July we welcomed over 400 students from the South Eastern Independent Schools Association (SEISA) group for the annual Cross Country Carnival.

Days for Girls
Mon 24 Jun 2019
Days for Girls

Year 11 textiles students recenlty participated in a workshop to support the international program 'Days for Girls' that makes sanitary hygiene kits to give to girls in undeveloped countries.

Celebrating 40 Years of Excellence in Education
Tue 12 Feb 2019
Celebrating 40 Years of Excellence in Education

From humble beginnings in 1980 at our original Boys Home Road campus, we are proud to now celebrate our 40th year of excellence in education in 2019.

 

Pledges for a Safer Internet
Tue 12 Feb 2019
Pledges for a Safer Internet

Our students took time to reflect on their online presence to connect with ‘Safer Internet Day’ on Tuesday 5 February.

 

Orchestra Debut Receives Encore
Fri 14 Sep 2018
Orchestra Debut Receives Encore

It was time to shine for our Year 2 to 12 students who took part in the Spring Concert at the Wonthaggi Union Community Arts Centre, and shine they certainly did!

Eisteddfod Singing Success
Thu 13 Sep 2018
Eisteddfod Singing Success

Our talented Girls Vocal Group enjoyed a successful evening at the recent Latrobe Valley Eisteddfod. 

Talk About Mental Health
Fri 7 Sep 2018
Talk About Mental Health

Nic Newling has dedicated his life to speaking about mental health and his message was clear when presenting at Newhaven College last week; “it is ok to talk about these things”.

Philosophically Speaking
Fri 31 Aug 2018
Philosophically Speaking

Building on the success of our popular Philosophy Club, we recently hosted students from St Paul’s Anglican Grammar School for our first ‘Philosothon’. 

Youth Parliament Sugar Tax Bill Passed
Mon 20 Aug 2018
Youth Parliament Sugar Tax Bill Passed

Congratulations to our Newhaven College Youth Parliament Team 2018 who recently had their Sugar Taxation and Warning Labels Bill passed in Parliament.

Jaelina Jumps to Victory
Mon 20 Aug 2018
Jaelina Jumps to Victory

Congratulations to the four members of our Equestrian Team who represented Newhaven College at the Victorian Equestrian Interschool Series Grand Final in Show Jumping held at the National Equestrian Centre in Werribee.

PJs and Milkshakes for Mental Health
Mon 20 Aug 2018
PJs and Milkshakes for Mental Health

Back by popular demand, the Gippsland Jersey Milkshake Van returned to Newhaven College for our PJ and Milkshake Day.

Moo-haven
Tue 14 Aug 2018
Moo-haven

Our Year 9 Environmental centre was certainly a moo-haven for gorgeous Daisy and Jane, the two three week old calves that took up residence as part of Dairy Australia's ‘Cows Create Careers’ Program.

Five Cross Country Champions for our College
Tue 14 Aug 2018
Five Cross Country Champions for our College

Newhaven College recently hosted close 400 athletes from Beaconhills College - Berwick, Beaconhills College - Pakenham, St Pauls - Warragul, St Pauls - Traralgon, Gippsland Grammar - Sale and Newhaven College at the South Gippsland Independent Schools Association (SEISA) Cross Country Championships.

Real World Education
Wed 1 Aug 2018
Real World Education

When you think about Italy, France and Belgium, usually the first things that come to mind are: Colosseum, Eiffel Tower and chocolate (and great food, of course). Well twenty of our senior students ticked all of these boxes and more on the 2018 Europe Art and History tour.

10 Years of Biggest Morning Teas
Fri 22 Jun 2018
10 Years of Biggest Morning Teas

The Year 9, Prep and Year 6 Buddies Biggest Morning Tea this year was extra cause for celebration as the college clocked up 10 years of raising funds for the Cancer Council.

Six set for State Cross Country
Thu 21 Jun 2018
Six set for State Cross Country

Congratulations to our students who competed in the Regional Cross Country Championships at Larder Park, and good luck to the six who have qualified for the upcoming State Championships.

Students and staff star in 'Annie'
Thu 21 Jun 2018
Students and staff star in 'Annie'

Year 12 student Brittany Carlson is relishing the camaraderie between staff and students in the Lyric Theatre's production of 'Annie'.

Sweet agenda for Youth Parliament
Thu 17 May 2018
Sweet agenda for Youth Parliament

The Newhaven College Youth Parliament Team 2018 have commenced work on their Bill, the 'Sugar Taxation and Warning Labels Bill 2018'. 

 

Young Women in Science
Thu 1 Mar 2018
Young Women in Science

On Friday 9 February, five students from Newhaven college attended the “Women’s Meet a Scientist Day” at Government House and they share thier experience in this story.

Equestrian Team Jumps into 2018
Thu 1 Mar 2018
Equestrian Team Jumps into 2018

The Newhaven College Equestrian Team started the year off with a big team of ten riders who competed at the 2018 Summer Interschool Show Jumping Championships. 

Ellie Aims for the Stars
Thu 15 Feb 2018
Ellie Aims for the Stars

Year 11 student Ellie Pearce is buzzing since attending the National Youth Science Forum over the holidays and has her sights firmly set on a star-studded career.

Introducing our 2018 Captains
Wed 14 Feb 2018
Introducing our 2018 Captains

We welcomed students’ families and friends to special assemblies that were recently held to formally induct our 2018 Senior School, Middle School and Junior School Captains.

Making History
Tue 6 Feb 2018
Making History

Our Principal, Gea Lovell, took great delight in welcoming students and staff to the first whole school assembly for 2018, highlighting the significance of the day with students from Prep to Year 12 coming together on one campus for the first time in our 38 year history.

Newhaven Surfers National Schools Champions!
Wed 6 Dec 2017
Newhaven Surfers National Schools Champions!

Newhaven College are the Australian Senior Girls School Under 19 Pairs Champions courtesy of Daisy Corbett and Sophie Fletcher, both of Cape Woolamai.

Young Riders Excel - ISJ Results
Tue 28 Nov 2017
Young Riders Excel - ISJ Results

The 6th annual Newhaven College Show Jumping Championships was held at the Ayr Hill Equestrian Centre in Clyde on Friday 27 November. The day was a huge success with 120 riders representing 52 schools who travelled to compete from as far away as Bendigo and Camperdown.  

Students Raise $4000 for YAMS
Wed 25 Oct 2017
Students Raise $4000 for YAMS

Our Student Cabinet raised $4,000 for the You Are My Sunshine Foundation (YAMS), their chosed charity for 2017.

BVG Selected for Prestigious Pemulwuy!
Wed 31 May 2017
BVG Selected for Prestigious Pemulwuy!

The Newhaven Boys Vocal Group have been selected to perform at the prestigious Pemulwuy! National Male Voice Festival that will be held in Brisbane in June and July.

Surf Girls Victorious
Thu 25 May 2017
Surf Girls Victorious

This group of talented girls have been surfing together at Newhaven College for a number of years and are now taking all before them! 

Clarke Grabs Gold
Fri 21 Apr 2017
Clarke Grabs Gold

A beautiful sunny day proved a good omen for yellow House, Clarke, as they took out top honours for the second consecutive year at the Junior School House Athletics Carnival.

Arts Learning Festival
Tue 14 Mar 2017
Arts Learning Festival

On Thursday the 30th and Friday the 31st of March, Newhaven College will host the Independent Schools Arts Learning Festival, as it embarks on a regional tour across Victoria.

Summer Showjumping Competition
Tue 14 Mar 2017
Summer Showjumping Competition

The Newhaven College Equestrian Team had a great day at the Summer Interschool Show Jumping Competition with lovely rounds being jumped by every member of the team. 

A Brilliant Start to 2017
Thu 2 Feb 2017
A Brilliant Start to 2017

We welcomed 930 students on February 1, with twenty-eight excited new Preps enjoying a wonderful first day at school. 

Celebrating Excellence
Wed 30 Nov 2016
Celebrating Excellence

Our community gathered to celebrate the school year at the Year 5 – 11 Presentation Evening. and a variety of awards were presented to recognise outstanding achievements.

2017 Junior School Leaders
Thu 24 Nov 2016
2017 Junior School Leaders

Our 2017 Junior School Leaders were inducted at assembly on Wednesday 16 November by Head of Junior School, Ralph Arceo. 

Old School Days Delight
Fri 11 Nov 2016
Old School Days Delight

Fond memories of school days past were shared by alumni from the Classes of 1986, 1996 & 2006 at their Reunion on Saturday 5 November. More photos here...

Budding Bakers Winning Pies
Wed 9 Nov 2016
Budding Bakers Winning Pies

Our students had their 'eyes on the pie's during our inaugural ‘Create a Pie’ competition. Four winning taste sensations are on sale at the San Remo Bakehouse during November 2016.

Wardy's Christmas Giving Tree
Mon 24 Oct 2016
Wardy's Christmas Giving Tree

Now in its seventeenth year, ‘Wardy’s Christmas Tree’ is a Newhaven College giving tradition that was started by kind hearted teacher, John Ward. 

Congratulations Class of 2016
Thu 20 Oct 2016
Congratulations Class of 2016

Newhaven College’s Class of 2016 shared a dignified and emotional day with their families to celebrate the completion of 13 years of school life on Thursday 20 October. 

2017 College Leaders Announced
Fri 14 Oct 2016
2017 College Leaders Announced

Congratulations to our 2017 Student Cabinet who were announced at assembly on Friday 14 October.

$15,257 for Bryn's School
Fri 14 Oct 2016
$15,257 for Bryn's School

Newhaven College Captains Jaz Hendry and Alex Swan presented a cheque for $15,257 to Janine Hendry from Bryn’s School on Friday 7 October.

Dr Michael Carr Gregg - Building Wellbeing in an Online World
Mon 5 Sep 2016
Dr Michael Carr Gregg - Building Wellbeing in an Online World
A a list of 'Free Mental Health and Wellbing Apps' that Dr Carr Gregg recommends is available to download from this story.
Three Teams Win at Tournament of Minds
Mon 5 Sep 2016
Three Teams Win at Tournament of Minds
Three out of five Newhaven College teams won their category at The Tournament of Minds (TOM) competition that was held at Federation University on Saturday 20 August.
SEISA Cross Country Championships
Tue 30 Aug 2016
SEISA Cross Country Championships
Newhaven College hosted the South East Independent Schools Association (SEISA) Cross Country Championships on Thursday 25 August.
Surfing Academy Launches Handbooks
Fri 26 Aug 2016
Surfing Academy Launches Handbooks
Newhaven College celebrated another first for our Surfing Academy with the launch of a set of Handbooks on Wednesday 24 August.
Celebrating Book Week
Mon 22 Aug 2016
Celebrating Book Week
A special visit from multi-award winning poet and playwright, Philip Wilcox, heralded the beginning of Book Week at Newhaven College. 
Team Newhaven Joins 40 Hour Famine
Mon 15 Aug 2016
Team Newhaven Joins 40 Hour Famine
From 19-21 August, over 40 of our students are doing the World Vision 40 Hour Famine to make a stand against global hunger. 
2016 Debutantes Delight
Mon 8 Aug 2016
2016 Debutantes Delight

Months of preparation came to fruition on Saturday 6 August when 31 elegant couples were presented to family and friends at Newhaven College’s Presentation Ball.

Legacy Public Speaking Triumph
Thu 4 Aug 2016
Legacy Public Speaking Triumph
On Tuesday 19 July Jazmin, Charlotte and Kasey competed against 11 students from four different schools in the Junior Legacy Public Speaking Awards held at the Bass Coast Shire offices.
Student Cabinet Raises $10,700 for Bryn's School
Tue 2 Aug 2016
Student Cabinet Raises $10,700 for Bryn's School

Our Year 12 Student Cabinet members are celebrating the success of their Trivia and Auction Night that raised over $10,700 for Bryn’s School. 

Performance Perfection from the Krokodiloes
Mon 25 Jul 2016
Performance Perfection from the Krokodiloes

The Harvard Krokodiloes and Newhaven College Boys Vocal Group received standing ovations from audiences who were wowed by their performances on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July.

Welcome Ibaraki Students
Mon 25 Jul 2016
Welcome Ibaraki Students

Fourteen excited girls accompanied by teachers Larry Weatherford and Mariko Hakoda from Ibaraki Christian Junior High School in Japan commenced their two week visit to Newhaven College on Monday 25 July.