Careers News


Australian Catholic University was first cab off the rank this year to present information about their university to Year 12. The girls learnt about the courses on offer, the campus’s, extra curricula activities and scholarship opportunities. The students in attendance received a good overview of what ACU has to offer them post school.




University of Notre Dame Early Offer Program for 2019

Opens March

Closes July

If you will be in Year 12 in 2018, register here to receive the information and application form for the Early Offer Program for 2019.


University of Newcastle Science & Engineering Challenge

The Science and Engineering Challenge is a nationwide STEM outreach program presented by the University of Newcastle in partnership with communities, Rotary clubs, universities and sponsors. Through the Challenge, students experience aspects of Science and Engineering which they would not usually see in their school environment. The Challenge runs a range of programs but focuses on inspiring students in year 10 to consider a future career in science and engineering by choosing to study the enabling sciences and mathematics in years 11 and 12.

For locations nearest to you:

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Summer in Oxford Program

The CBL International Summer In Oxford offers high school students between the ages of 14 to 19 an exclusive opportunity to catch a glimpse of studying at prestigious universities in the United Kingdom. Participants spend part of their summer in an academically renowned city, studying a subject of their choice, and attending workshops focusing on the university preparation and application process.

1 July – 14 July

15 July – 28 July

29 July – 11 August

12 August – 25 August

Scholarships for:

To apply:




Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School Open Day

3 March . 9.30am to 2.00pm

1 Chambers Rd, Leura

Personalised tour of the campus. See first hand the world class facilities available. BMIHMS’s simulated hotel environment is a real talking point for all new visitors. Interactive practical workshops. Get a feel for what to expect when you study your degree with BMIHMS.

Chat With lecturers, instructors & Students. Get tips, advice and the “inside goss” straight from the horse’s mouth. Bookings at:


Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School Career Focus Days

This 3 day program provides potential students with the opportunity to experience life as a student and discover what a career in hospitality is like by attending classes and living amongst current students.

11 to 13 July

14 to 16 November 27 to 29 November

Ph: 02 9307 4600 . Email –  Register at:


Torrens University Business Open Day

21 April 10.00am to 2.00pm

1-5 Hickson Road, The Rocks

Business, Commerce, Event Management, Marketing, Public Relations, Sport Management.

Open Day is a great opportunity for you to discover the strong industry partnerships, the modern campus facilities and interactive online platforms that give our students the best possible academic experience and great career outcomes. Register at:


Skills Show Australia 2018

2 to 4 June

ICC, Darling Harbour Sydney 

Forecast to attract over 20,000 visitors, industry leaders, experts and top education providers over three action packed days. The 2018 Skills Show provides visitors with an opportunity to discover future careers through interactive events, demonstrations and competitions. Expressions of interest for school registrations are now open at:



Aim for the Stars Foundation Scholarships

Closes 31 March

Scholarships are awarded annually in many areas including sport, science, art, music and entertainment, environment and sustainability plus business, leadership and community. Young women who have initiative and passion and are committed to achieving a dream in their field of choice (including previous recipients.

  • $4,000 grant
  • Two-day workshop in Sydney with Layne Beachley (domestic flights and accommodation provided) plus a ticket to the Foundation’s Gala celebration
  • A dedicated mentor for monthly one-to-one sessions


ADF Gap Year Applications Open

A Gap Year in the Australian Defence Force is more than just a great way to try out a career in the Navy, Army or Air Force. It’s a fulfilling year of adventure, experiences, mateship, learning, leadership and travel.




Elizabeth Vrahnos

Vocational Learning Coordinator