Entries by Emily Cavanough

Updated advice to our community regarding COVID-19

Dear Families As you can appreciate, the world-wide response to the COVID-19 situation changes daily. The following information is up to date as of today and is based on information from government agencies handling Australia’s response. We would like to assure our community that we continue to implement safe hygiene practices across the College campuses […]

Updated 3 February 2020 – Novel Coronavirus

We thank our community for their understanding and patience as we clarified advice from official departments relating to the evolving management of the Novel Coronavirus. We now have the same information from both State and Federal agencies. In summary children and staff can attend school when: they have travelled from other provinces of mainland China […]

Updated 2 February 2020 – Novel Coronavirus

On Saturday evening Australian prime minister Scott Morrison announced that foreign arrivals from mainland China will not be allowed entry into Australia from Saturday 1 February. This has been done as part of the measures being taken to manage the coronavirus situation. As a result of this decision there has been updated information issued by […]

Update to information regarding Novel Coronavirus

We continue to follow the advice of the State and Federal Government officials. All College families would have received a letter from the College earlier this week with details regarding the measures that are in place. We are confident that the College is not under any threat. We will continue to encourage good hygiene practices and […]

Connections Magazine December 2019 Edition

The final issue of Connections magazine for 2019 reflects on the year that was, across the school from ELC to Senior School, and happenings in our wider community. We also pay tribute to ELTHAM’s Founding Principal Des Davey and reveal the recipe for Swipers Gully Training Restaurant’s popular brownies.