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Melbourne Writers Festival

Melbourne Writers Festival

Eighteen Whitefriars boys arrived at Flinders Street Station last Thursday.  Along with Mr Treyvaud and Mrs Kay-Taylor, we were to participate in the Melbourne Writers Festival.  We began the day with a tour of the Immigration Museum, which focused on identity.  Both positive and negative notions of Australian and world history were portrayed here.  The exhibits … Continue reading

About the boys @ Boroondara

About the boys @ Boroondara

Have a look at this special event – coming soon! About the boys Wednesday 19 June at 7pm Hawthorn Library A special author talk/book discussion event for boys aged 10+ and their dads. Meet guest author Fiona Wood. Fiona is a TV scriptwriter and novelist. Her first YA novel Six impossible things is a wonderful … Continue reading

Shared Stories Anthology Launch

Shared Stories Anthology Launch

On Tuesday 20 November, the students chosen to be published in the 2012 Shared Stories Anthology, Josh Bridge, Matthew Farry, Luke O’Loughlin, Thomas Bailey and myself, Julian Virgona, accompanied Ms Anne Maree Wight and Fr Paul to Star of the Sea College to celebrate the launch of the annual

Whitefriars at the Melbourne Writers Festival

Whitefriars at the Melbourne Writers Festival

A group of  ‘talented writers’, Mr Joel Treyvaud and l participated in the recent Melbourne Writers Festival. The wind blowing through the city streets was freezing as we made our way to Fed Square. However the morning was brightened by some of the glorious elephants celebrating ‘Mali in the city’.