Anzac Day 2018

Lest we forget Guilford Young College was beautifully represented at several civic Anzac Day services during the holidays by a number of our students. Two of our Student Leaders*, Charlotte Kenny and Meg Francis, spoke at the Dawn Service. (see below for the full text of the speech which includes the poem) Guilford Young College…

Easter blessings

  As we enter this most holy of times in the Christian calendar, we are aware that Jesus’ sacrifice was not about darkness and the ending of life. Instead it was about powerfully demonstrating the capacity we all have to love unconditionally, to forgive even in the face of the most debilitating human experience and to…

Hobart takes grand final honour

GYC Blue (Glenorchy) vs GYC Red(Hobart) cricket  Second title to Hobart in 3 years by JOHN COVINGTON After a season involving washouts, an extra team entering the competition and forfeits, there was much uncertainty who would actually make the final. The news filtered through early in the week that it was to be a repeat…

GYC WILL win

For the second time in three years, Guilford Young College will win the Sports Association of Tasmanian Independent Schools southern cricket final – before a ball has been bowled. Tomorrow’s final will be between GYC Red (Hobart) and GYC Blue (Glenorchy). After a hard-hitting, big-scoring season in which each team lost only one game, the…

11 athletes at national championships

Guilford Young College has 11 young athletes representing Tasmania at a national level this week and next. Nine are competing this week (in athletics and hockey) and two next week (rowing). ATHLETICS Four GYC athletes are currently competing at the Australian Junior Athletics Championships in Sydney. They are Year 12 students Alice Randall, Liam Shelton, Bec…