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Student thespians back to improvisational best

Published 18/03/2021

Diocesan Theatresports has exited stage left a few times since it kicked off 25 years ago, but it improvised a beautiful return this year and created a great vibe.  There was a rea…

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Ignite a conversation to connect

Published 16/03/2021

We all learnt a lot in 2020. Practical learnings such as social distancing, coughing into our elbows, and navigating Zoom calls. But we also learnt, or were reminded of, what is re…

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Innovative program extended

Published 8/03/2021

More than 20 new Gifted Education Mentors (GEMs) are shining brightly within the diocesan school system thanks to the Gifted Education Lead Schools (GELS) program. The Diocese has…

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Life’s lessons an inspiration

Published 2/03/2021

The congregation of the Sisters of St Joseph Lochinvar grew out of the sisterhood that had gathered around Reverend Julian Tenison Woods and St Mary of the Cross MacKillop at Penol…

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Published 2/02/2021

Aspire swoops in again. Screening February 7 at Civic Theatre Newcastle, the sold out show has released additional tickets.   Click below to secure your seat for the 2020 product…

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Catholic schools in the Maitland-Newcastle Diocese celebrating HSC success

Published 18/12/2020

Higher School Certificate results released today reveal that students attending Catholic schools across the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle have achieved tremendous success in 2020. …

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