Please note that this blog is intended for the students and parents associated with Gordonvale State High School, Cairns. Please check areas of interest as seen on the blog to confirm dates and other information as there will be occasions when dates will change and the information may not be included in the blog as it may not have been received by the school. Posts prior to July 2017 may have reference to Smithfield State High School as this blog was initially developed for students when I was the Guidance Officer at that school.

Tuesday, 4 August 2015

Australian Defence Force Breakfast

Students in Year 10, 11 and 12, are you interested in attending the Australian Defence Force Breakfast?. The aim of the Annual Defence Force  Breakfast is to raise awareness of career opportunities with the Defence Forces. The Australian Defence Force strongly encourage students from Years 10, 11 and 12 attend.


Squadron Leader Rebekah Herron, SRT-Health will be the guest speaker for the morning.


Details are as follows:

DATE: 14 August 2015

TIMES: 8.30 am Registration 9.00 am – 11.00 am Breakfast and Guest Speaker

VENUE: Rydges Tradewinds Hotel, The Esplanade, Cairns            

TOPIC: Careers Opportunities within the Australian Defence Force.
COST:  $27.50 per person – includes breakfast and Certificate of Attendance


There will be Raffle Prizes sponsored by local business houses.  Students are encouraged to bring some extra money to support raffles as proceeds are used to Support Ronald McDonald House at Palm Cove.


If you are interested in attending, please register your name at the Senior Guidance Office in A Block by morning tea on Friday 7/08. Numbers are limited.