Term Dates 2018 Term Dates 2019
Term One Wednesday 31st January – Thursday 29th March (9 Weeks) Thursday 31st January – Friday 5th April (10 Weeks)
Term Two Monday 16th April – Friday 22nd June (10 Weeks) Tuesday 23rd April – Friday 21st June (9 Weeks)
Term Three Wednesday 18th July – Friday 21st September (10 Weeks) Wednesday 17th July – Friday 21st September (10 Weeks)
Term Four Monday 8th October – Thursday 6th December (9 Weeks) Monday 7th October – Thursday 5th December (9 Weeks)

 

2019 Fees:

30th November 2018 First instalment 2019 Fees due for Prompt Payment Discount
31st January 2019 Second instalment 2019 Fees due for Prompt Payment Discount
30th April 2019 Third instalment 2019 Fees due for Prompt Payment Discount
31st July 2019 Fourth instalment 2019 Fees due for Prompt Payment Discount

 

Term 4:

Week 1

Monday 12th October 4.00pm Twilight Jazz Performing Arts 

Week 2

Monday 15th October 9.30am Junior School Regional Athletics Bendigo Athletics Track
Monday 15th October 5.30pm Millward House Dinner The Bendigo Club
Tuesday 16th October All Day Allwell Testing Gymnasium
Tuesday 16th October 5.30pm Jones House Dinner The Bendigo Club
Tuesday 16th October 6.00pm-7.00pm 2019 Preparatory Parent Information Evening Junior School Library
Wednesday 17th October 5.30pm Jenkin House Dinner The Bendigo Club
Thursday 18th October Year One Excursion Discovery Centre
Thursday 18th October 1.15pm-2.20pm Staff vs Student Netball Match Junior School
Thursday 18th October 5.30pm Frew House Dinner The Bendigo Club

Week 3

Monday 22nd October All Day School Sports Victoria State Athletics Finals Lakeside Stadium, Melbourne
Tuesday 23rd October 7.00pm Junior School Production of ‘Alice in Wonderland Jr’ The Capital Theatre
Wednesday 24th October 7.00pm Junior School Production of ‘Alice in Wonderland Jr’ The Capital Theatre
Thursday 25th October 7.00pm Junior School Production of ‘Alice in Wonderland Jr’ The Capital Theatre
Friday 26th October All Day Last Day for Year Twelve  
Saturday 27th October   OGA Departing Girtonian Scholarship Interviews  

Week 4

Monday 29th October All Day Junior School State Athletics Championships Melbourne
Monday 29th October 5.30pm String Recital for Mr Gibbons and Mr McGuffie’s students Black Box
Tuesday 30th October 9.30am-3.00pm Junior School T20 Cricket Carnival Beischer Park, Strathdale
Tuesday 30th October Preparatory Extended Stay Junior School
Tuesday 30th October 5.30pm Year 9 & 10 Music Recital Black Box
Wednesday 31st October Public Holiday – Bendigo Cup  
Thursday 1st November All Day Junior School Regional Sports Day – Tennis Swan Hill
Thursday 1st November 5.30pm Strings Recital Black Box
Friday 2nd November 9.00am-3.30pm Junior School Regional Sports Day – Basketball Swan Hill

Week 5

Monday 5th November 5.30pm  FOPA Meeting Performing Arts Boardroom
Monday 5th November 6.00pm Piano Recital – Mrs Higgs and Mrs Rathjen’s students John E. Higgs Hall
Monday 5th November   Year 11 Examinations Commence  
Tuesday 6th November 9.00am Headmaster’s Tour Morning Black Box
Tuesday 6th November 3.30-4.15pm 2019 Preparatory Afternoon Play Prep Classrooms
Tuesday 6th November 5.30pm Girton Parents and Friends Meeting M07

Week 6

Monday 12th November Years 7-10 Examinations Commence  
Monday 12th November 5.30pm-6.30pm Year Two Strings Evening John E Higgs Hall
Friday 16th November 5.00pm-8.00pm Jones House Sudanese Cultural Night Performing Arts Courtyard
Friday 16th November   Final Day for Years 7-11 Examinations  

Week 7

Monday 19th November Early Commencement Program Begins for 2019
Tuesday 20th November 9.00am-10.15am Preparatory Transition Morning Junior School
Tuesday 20th November 4.00pm USA Stem Trip Student/Traveler Meeting Lecture Theatre
Tuesday 20th November 5.30pm-6.30pm Preparatory 2018 Music and Drama Evening John E Higgs Hall
Tuesday 20th November 5.30pm USA STEM Trip – Parent Meeting Lecture Theatre
Wednesday 21st November 5.30pm-7.00pm Year 7 Parent Information Evening Gymnasium
Friday 23rd November 6.00pm-11.30pm Valedictory Dinner All Seasons, Bendigo

Week 8

Wednesday 28th November Dance Recital Black Box
Friday 30th November 12.00pm FOJS – Staff Appreciation Luncheon John E Higgs Hall
Friday 30th November 5.30pm-9.30pm Year 6 Presentation Evening John E Higgs Hall

Week 9

Tuesday 4th December Preparatory to Year Seven Transition Day  
Tuesday 4th December 6.00pm-7.00pm Service of Carols Various Churches
Wednesday 5th December 6.00pm-7.15pm Speech Night – Junior School Ulumbarra Theatre
Thursday 6th December Junior School Cinema Excursion  
Thursday 6th December 6.00pm-9.30pm Speech Night – Senior School Ulumbarra Theatre
Thursday 6th December Last Day of Term 4  

School Holidays

Friday 14th December 7.00pm OGA 1 Year Reunion GPO Tapas Bar and Restaurant
Wednesday 19th December 12.00pm School Office Closes  
Monday 7th January 2019 9.00am School Office Opens