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News & Events

Mater Maria Catholic College produces a large number of in-house publications with staff and student editorial control. Most are available in pdf format for downloading. These documents provide an opportunity to connect with our community.

Articles

Raising funds to honour Alana

Eighty of our Students took part in a sleep-out on a chilly night earlier this month to raise funds for charity. The class of Year 12 raised $2500. They decided to do the sleep-out following the tragic death of Alana de Kort. Alana, who was in Year 9, lost a battle with cancer. “Alana’s family...
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Student takes centre stage with Pope

Student Luke Morris met Pope Francis during his pilgrimage to Panama to attend a World Youth Day event. The Year 11 student from Mater Maria Catholic College was selected to sit behind the Pope (pictured) at a vigil held on the closing night of the international event for young Catholics. Raising $10,000 with help from the college and...
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A close shave for a great cause

YOUNG and old from across the northern beaches got their heads shaved for a good cause. Dozens of you lost your luscious locks for The Greatest Shave charity event which raised money for the Leukaemia Foundation. Warriewood’s Mater Maria Catholic College also took part in the event. Among those to get the chop was college vice-captain Tom Newbold....
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Why our students think Mater is great!

In 2018, some of our talented Year 9 students created a video as a project in their Multimedia class, showcasing Mater Maria Catholic College and what they think is great about what we offer to our students. We congratulate these students on a fantastic video they created, capturing the true Mater Maria Spirit.
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View our R U OK? video

Last year the entire school collaborated on R U OK? Day to create the video below and bring awareness to those struggling in their life. The entire objective of the day is to inspire and empower everyone to connect with people around them and support anyone who may be going through something difficult or not...
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Australian Catholic Youth Festival 8-10 December 2019

This year the fourth Australian Catholic Youth Festival (ACYF) will take place at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre from 8–10 December. ACYF provides young people with opportunities to deepen their relationship with Jesus, be empowered to be disciples in the world today and encounter and celebrate the vitality of their believing communities here in...
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