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  • Two SMGS Alumni announced as inaugural Interschool Ambassadors for 2019

    Congratulations to SMGS Alumnus (2017) Theo Coates and Alumna (2018) Antonia Murphy, who were selected as Interschools Ambassadors for the 2019 snowsports season. Antonia and Theo will be at various Interschools Presentations, events and other functions this season! Antonia Murphy 18 and Theodore Coates 19, both of whom grew up in Jindabyne  are 2 of […]
  • Draft team lists (Updated) for Interschools and Redlands Cup now online

    The first draft team lists for the 2019 Snowsports season are now available: Redlands Cup (Updated Thursday 13th June 2019) ACT-Southern NSW Interschools Snowsports Championships (Updated Thursday 13th June 2019) Please refer to the  Snowsports Team Selection Policy for details about team snowsports team selection. All feedback on these draft teams should be directed to: […]
  • Patrick Broe Competes in Rugby NSW State Championships

    A big congratulations to Patrick Broe and his U14 ACT Brumbies team who were undefeated throughout the NSW State Championship tournament in Orange before going down narrowly in the final against Gordon over the weekend. They put some big scores up against some really strong competition (69-0 against Randwick, 47-7 against Manly). Patrick was the leading try scorer of […]
  • Emily Quodling punches ticket to National Equestrian Interschools

    Congratulations to Emily Quodling who has qualified for the National Interschools event to be held at SIEC from 27th September to 3rd October.  Emily and her horse, DP Onyx will be competing in the 90cm show jumping. Good Luck Emily!  

Monthly Archives: August 2018

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Kiandra House Brings SMGS together for Drought Relief

In early August, the NSW Government declared the entire State to be in drought. A mere 10mm of rain was recorded in the region in July of this year, with similar dry spells not seen since the 1980s. Many farmers have been forced to sell stock, or incur the added expense of purchasing feed.  Many Snowy Mountains [...]

2018 State Interschools Snowsports – Day 6 Wrap-Up

It was the final day of competition and unfortunately the conditions weren't conducive to good racing today but we still did ourselves proud and took home the big trophy.

2018 State Interschools Snowsports – Day 5 Wrap-Up

It started out as the perfect day for racing but the conditions turned out to far from ideal.

2018 State Interschools Snowsports – Day 4 Wrap-Up

Dead heats, blue skies, more crashes than you can poke a stick at and a wombat on the race course.

2018 State Interschools Snowsports – Day 3 Wrap-Up

What a great morning Thredbo has produced for Day 3 of competition in the NSW State Interschools Snowsports Championships.

2018 State Interschools Snowsports – Day 2 Wrap-Up

It was beautiful conditions for Day 2 of the NSW State Interschools Snowsports Championships and the NSW & ACT Interschools Cross Country Championships.

2018 State Interschools Snowsports – Day 1 Wrap-Up

It was a cold and windy start to the 2018 NSW State Interschools Snowsports Championships at Thredbo as our Junior School athletes hit the mountain for Day 1.

Gold! Gold! Gold! In Stage 3 History.

This term in Stage 3 History, our students have been learning about the impact that the Gold Rushes had on the Australian colonies and how this period shaped our nation. In our first lesson, students were exploring Gold as a precious commodity where they were divided into six groups, Material Scientists, Geologists, Miners, Historians, Gold [...]

Having “sum fun” online with the HSFOL mathematics competition

Our young budding mathematicians have just completed the Have Sum Fun Online (HSFOL) Maths competition. Junior School students from years 3 - 6 competed in four teams against students from across Australia. The competition, conducted by the Mathematical Association of Western Australia (MAWA), is run online and comprises of three rounds over a three week [...]

Successful start to the 2018 Elite Snowsports Academy program

It is hard to believe that the Snowy Mountains Grammar School Elite Snowsports Academy is coming into its seventh week! This year’s ESA program is well and truly under way, with our student athletes spending the school holidays participating full-time in Perisher Winter Sports Club and Thredbo Mountain Academy training. We kicked things off with [...]