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Science students finalists in national awards

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Congratulations to Gabby Jarvis (Year 11), Emma Johnson and Kavinya Welikala (both from Year 10), who have been chosen as finalists in the prestigious national BHP Biliton Science and Engineering Awards. This is the second year in a row that Gabby and Emma have reached the finals, and their advanced science investigations were mentored by […]

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Class Reunions

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There will be a Reunion for the Classes of 1977, 1987 and 1997 at Yowani Country Club on Saturday 4 November 2017 from 6.30pm. For bookings click here. For more information contact Bernard Kane at Daramalan on bernard.kane@daramalan.act.edu.au

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College Fund-raiser huge success

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Over 180 people enjoyed a fascinating and informative tour through the history of ex-student Tim Kirk’s Clonakilla Wines last Friday night in support of the Br Dave Merrick Scholarship Fund, which was launched during the evening. Tim was hugely entertaining with his stories of both his days at Dara in the late 70s and 80s […]

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Ex-student wins 2017 Helpmann Award

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In some wonderful news, Lorina Gore (Class of 1995) won the award for Best Female Performer in a Supporting Role in an Opera at this year’s Helpmann Awards in Sydney. Lorina plays Roxana in Opera Australia’s production of “King Roger” which is currently on at the State Theatre in Melbourne. When she was here at […]

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Dara rugby players win national cup

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In a stunning 30-11 victory, the Daramalan-rich ACT Schoolboys rugby team today won the national competition, the first time in 30 years. Played in Sydney this morning (Saturday 8 July) the boys played their hearts out to beat Queensland to bring the trophy home for the first time since 1988, with that team led by […]

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