Ararat College students experience the trip of a lifetime

Ararat College sent a group of 8 students on the trip of a lifetime late last year. The students who were in Year 11 and 12, visited Nepal for 3 weeks, building a new school facility, exploring the capital and trekking through the Annapurna region. The trip organised by Antipodeans, an Australian and New Zealand based company was a first for Ararat College. An information … Continue reading Ararat College students experience the trip of a lifetime

Dolly’s Life Wasn’t a Toy

On Friday a family said goodbye to their daughter at the age of just 14, something that no family should have to go through. Amy “Dolly” Everett is the girl who has been making headlines around Australia throughout the last week. She was the face of the hat company Akubra eight years ago, when she was involved in an advertising campaign. This week her face … Continue reading Dolly’s Life Wasn’t a Toy

Ararat West P.S Community Devastated

The Ararat community has been shocked within the last 48 hours due to a horrific fire, which has turned half of Ararat West Primary school into ashes. At 1:30am Saturday morning, emergency services were called to the primary school and battled the fire, but sadly the entire Grade 3-6 learning community was completely destroyed. I was a student at Ararat West during my primary school … Continue reading Ararat West P.S Community Devastated