Mallaluka Wines by John Leyshon, former Radford College Deputy Principal: What started out as a hobby, has turned into a thriving family business.

John Leyshon, former Radford College Deputy Principal, had always wanted to own a vineyard so he and three friends planted their first vines in 1998.

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CONGRATULATIONS to Dr Niraj Lal for winning The Celestino Euroka Prize for Promoting Understanding of Science.

“I didn’t expect to win! I was honestly happy just to be in such great company. There are so many people to thank – if this is the ‘Oscars of Australian Science’, they’d have to cue the music on my acceptance speech. But I’d like to thank all the wonderful creative people I’ve been lucky enough to communicate science with. “

 

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On Becoming a Leader Session for Year 11 Students

On Tuesday, 31 August 2021, during a Z-Line lesson we were fortunate enough to have four fantastic Collegians share their insight with the Year 11 group about what qualities they believe make good leaders and how they managed leadership during their time at Radford.

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Life after Radford with Tilly Stanier (Class of 2020)

Since mid-January, Tilly Stanier (Class of 2020) has been living on a cattle station 90km south of Winton in remote western Queensland. Recently she re-connected with Assistant Principal Claire Melloy and shared the challenges and rewards of her decision to head to the outback.

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Life after Radford with Matt Tomkins (Class of 2013)

After a rough 2020, Matt remained positive and achieved some great things over the past year. Matt shares his Life After Radford journey with us.

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Congratulations Lieutenant Colonel Peta Mantel (Class of 1990) on your outstanding COVID-19 honours roll achievement

This week, LTCOL Peta Mantel’s role as a clinical epidemiologist during COVID-19 Pandemic has been to lead the team of epidemiologists in the Commonwealth Health Department National Incident Room.

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Life after Radford with Andrew Jones (Class of 1990)

Andrew Jones (Class of 1990) is a valuable member of the Radford Development Foundation Committee, and still feels the sense of the outstanding community Radford has to offer.

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Congratulations Sarah Hull (Class of 1999) on your new role in the theatre production ‘The Penelopiad’

If you love Margaret Atwood like Sarah does, then come and her performance in The Penelopiad. On at the Courtyard Studio at Canberra Theatre Centre 7-27 July 2021.

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Congratulations to our future Collegians and thank you to Luke Letcher (Class of 2012)

On Friday 14 May, Radford Rowing celebrated a number of current Year 12 students (future Collegians) for a phenomenal 2021 rowing season. In attendance at the award ceremony was collegian, Luke Letcher (Class of 2012).

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Year 12 Business Breakfast – Collegians share their success and tribulations of starting their own business

On Thursday 6 May, we had a number of Collegians come together to share their success and tribulations of starting their own business with Year 12 students at a Business Breakfast. The session was organised by Alison Stevens (Head of SOSE and class of 1994).

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Congratulations Sarah Wright (Class of 2009) with the opening of your new Saloon Blow Dry Bar

Sarah’s Saloon Blow Dry Bar arrived on Lonsdale Street in 2017 heralded a lush new way to be pampered—a blow out with a cocktail or glass of bubbles in hand. Now another city precinct will reap the benefits of this luxe business model with Saloon’s sister salon opening on Monday 19 April.

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Life after Radford with Monique Doubleday (Class of 2013)

Monique Doubleday (Class of 2013) has recently returned to the College to work with Mr Nick Akhurst as a Teaching Assistant for the upcoming Radford Performing Arts Production – The Addams Family. We took the opportunity to chat with Monique who shared her Life after Radford journey with us and advice to current students.

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Year 2 students welcome Dr Anjuli Kaney (Class of 2010) to Junior School Library

On Wednesday 24 March, Dr Anjuli Kaney returned to read her new authored and illustrated book “Benny and the Boogie Monster” to our Year 2 students.

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