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Athletics carnival


​Intra school sporting carnivals

Years 1, 2 and 3: A fun morning in which parent participation is welcomed is held each year in June/July. Known as the Picnic Games, the children are invited to become involved in a wide variety of activities.

Years 4 to 6: The school athletics carnival is held each year, usually in August. This is an inter-house competition where students in Oxley, Cook and Flinders compete for the highest points on the day to win the athletic carnival shield and the Swinson Family Shield for house spirit. Successful competitors from this event are selected to compete at district level.

Year 4 to 6: Our school cross country carnival is held in June each year. All children are encouraged to participate in the 3 km course which runs in and around the school grounds. Successful competitors from this event participate at a district level.

Year 3 to 6: A ball games carnival is held on the last day of term 3 each year. It is designed to be a fun day with students dressing up in themes selected by each class.