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                                                                                                                                                 6 February 2008

 From The                                               AND THE WINNER IS …….BEAN
 Assistant head
                                                        The Senior School held its swimming carnival
                                                        last Friday and as it was my first look at
                                                                                                                 C en
                                                        this event it was good to see the amount of
 of College (SS)                                        enthusiasm displayed in and outside the pool.
                                                        Congratulations to Bean who ran out winners
         Mr Stewart Ross                                over Long and Barton respectively. The decision       Thursday 14 February
                                                        on which House displayed the most support for         Blood Donor Van
                                                        their swimmers was announced by myself and it         Friday 15 February
The Year 11 Hospitality class had their first           was a very close call. Congratulations to Barton      WASS Swimming Carnival (SSC) 4pm-8pm
‘practical’ last week with the Head of College          who only just pipped out Long.                        Saturday 16 February
Function. Due to illness, Mr Hughes was unable                                                                ISA Cricket vs Chevalier (A)
                                                        WASS CARNIVAL
to cast his critical eye over his class but thank you                                                         Lyon HoH Duty
must go to Mr Thornton who stood in for him. The The Western Area Sport Swimming carnival is                  Sunday 17 February
class did a fine job assisting with the catering and
                                                 to be held tomorrow (Friday) at St Stanislaus                2nd Sunday in Lent
especially the serving of the hors d’oeuvres for the
                                                 from 4 – 8pm. It is compulsory for all students              Tuesday 19 February
assembled parents and teachers. Well done !      to attend, however we have decided that day                  Netball Trials
                                                 students need only to be there from 4 – 6 pm                 Wednesday 20 February
DINING ROOM                                      and boarders from 6 – 8 pm. Uniform, including               WAS Hockey Trials (Orange)
The ‘new look’ dining room was officially opened hats, is compulsory and parents need to be aware             Thursday 21 February
last Tuesday night after the Parent & Friends that they need to pick their children up from the               Netball Trials
meeting. Ms Williams gave a speech particually carnival as there are no return buses.                         Friday 22 February
thanking the role of Mrs Crawford and her team Thought: If you can dream it, you can do                       WAS Waterpolo vs SSC (A)
as the driving force behind the revamp. Thanks it. Always remember this whole thing was                       Saturday 23 February
must also go to Spotless Catering who sponsered started by a mouse. Walt Disney                               ISA Tennis vs SSC(H)
the night. A good time was had by all.                                                                        ISA Cricket vs St Pius X (A)
                                                                                                              Blayney Show
                                                                                                              Britten AHoH Duty
                                                                                                              Sunday 24 February
Boarders’ P&F Meeting                                    IMPORTANT NOTICE
                                                                                                              3rd Sunday in Lent
                                                                                                              Monday 25 February
Our next Boarder’s P & F Meeting will be on                                                                   CIS Golf
Mother’s Day Sunday 11th May at 11.00am.                From the end of February the College will             Tuesday 26 February
The day will start with Chapel at 10.30am, our          be sending the Junior School VIM and                  Netball Trials
meeting at 11.00am followed by lunch and a              Weekly Revelations to parents electronically          WAS Swimming (JS)
family friendly cricket game. All boarding              (via email). One of the reasons for this is           Council Meeting
families invited. Any enquires Penny Hale               to make the College’s use of paper more               Wednesday 27 February
02 94872867 or Di Perry 68332014. Invitation            environmentally friendly.                             Meet The Music (evening)
coming!!!                                               To ensure that you receive a copy of the              Friday 29 February
                                                        newsletter, please make sure the school has a         ISA Swimming (Homeush 3.00-10.00)

From the                                                copy of your email address.                           Bathurst Show
                                                                                                              Saturday 1 March
                                                                                                              Boorowa Show
                                                                                                              ISA Cricket Semi-Finals

Chaplain                                                Request to Parents                                    Bathurst Show
                                                                                                              Britten HoH Duty

 We had a very moving Senior School Chapel                  & Friends                                         Sunday 2 March
                                                                                                              Bathurst Show
 service at the school flagpole last Wednesday,         The College has a number of Common Rooms              4th Sunday in Lent
 and heard the text of the Prime Minister’s             for boarders and day students across the campus.
 apology. One of our staff, Mr Patrick Sinclair,        A number of the chairs and lounges are looking
 spoke of his family’s involvement on both sides of
 the ‘sorry’ story. We will have boarders’ chapel
 this Sunday at 11 followed by a Chaplain’s lunch
                                                        somewhat run down.If you are planning renovations
                                                        or are redecorating at home, and are purchasing new        First Aid Certificate
                                                        furniture, the College would be very grateful for      Senior First Aid Certificates will be held
 at 12 to which I am inviting 10 students from          any donations of your pre-loved furniture, subject     shortly. Any interested students or staff please
 Marsden and 10 from Watson.                            to inspection for suitability.                         contact Michele Fulton in the Clinic. Cost
 Father Paul.                                                  Many thanks. David Blackshaw – Business         of the course is $67 for students and $100
                                                                                             Manager           for staff.

                                     All Saints’ College Bathurst
                                      Eglinton Road Bathurst NSW 2795
         New Zealand Rugby                                                                    C.W.A. PUBLIC SPEAKING CONTEST
                                                                                                        FOR SCHOOLS
          Tour Fund Raiser                                                                    ALL SAINT’S COLLEGE BATHURST
                            THURSDAY 21ST FEBRUARY AT 6.45PM                                                   TUESDAY. 29th MAY, 2007
                               (Auction 7.00pm Movie 7.15pm)
                                                                                                 The Contest is being sponsored by Newcrest’s Mining Cadia
                                  MOVIE PREMIER - “THE BUCKET LIST” (PG)                          Valley Operations; Bathurst Regional Council; Orange City
                          This is a comedy starring Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman.         Council; Bathurst R.S.L. Sub-Branch; Cabonne Council; Oberon
                          All Staff, Parents and children are welcome. Why not try to          Council and conducted by Central Western Group of the Country
                                              get a group together.                                                         Women’s
                                 Tickets - Under 15 years: $8.00 Over 15: $10.00                                      Association of NSW
                                                                                              In order that students can begin preparing for the Contest, the top-
    Tickets are available at Metro 5 Cinema on the night (but get there early) or you can      ics are listed below. Contestants are asked to prepare a speech on
              purchase tickets in advance in the week leading up to the Premier.
    We will also AUCTION a SPRINGBOCK SHIRT SIGNED BY THE WORLD                                           ONE of the 3 topics provided for each Section.
                               CUP WINNING TEAM.
              All proceeds go to the students participating in the Tour.                                         SECONDARY SECTIONS:
      If you have any questions, please call Matt or Anne Clifton 63314547.                                           YEARS 7 and 8:
                                                                                                                   How much is too much?
                                                                                                           Commercials are the best part of TV
                                                                                                                    Wonders of our world
                                   Sports Draws                                                                       TIME: 3 minutes
                                                                                                                      YEARS 9 and 10:
                                                                                                                    Expect the unexpected
          Basketball: Friday, February 15, 2008                                                                    We are a selfish society
Games                                Venue                   Time        Bus leaves Returns                                 Mentors
                                                                                                                      TIME: 3 minutes
ASC First Girls                     NO GAMES THIS WEEK                                                               YEARS 11 and 12:
ASC Firsts Five                                                                                            It is better to bend than risk breaking
ASC Hurricanes                                                                                                    Australia lacks leadership
                                                                                                             Sport - breaking down the barriers
ASC Red                                                                                                               TIME: 4 minutes
ASC White                                                                                                   NOTE: Entry numbers for Schools
                                                                                                                   Years 7 and 8: 3 entries
ASC Blue                                                                                                          Years 9 and 10: 3 entries
ASC Stormers                                                                                                      Years 11 and 12: 4 entries
ASC Cobras (JS)
                                                                                                       Please see Mrs Jones for more information.
ASC Lollipops (JS)

         Cricket: Saturday, February 16, 2008
Games                                      Venue                Time     Bus leaves Returns         Recycling Old Mobile Phones
ASC First XI v Chevalier College          Bowral               10.00am
ASC U14s v St Pats                        Stiles Oval No 1      8.45am                                    for charity and
         Tennis: Saturday, February 16, 2008                                                       International Youth Aids Day
Games                               Venue                    Time        Bus leaves Returns      Year 12 student Annabelle Kennett is volunteering in Tanzania in
ASC Opens                                                                                        2009 with Students Partnership Worldwide (SPW). She will be
ASC U16s                                                                                         partnered with a local volunteer implementing health education and
ASC U15s                                                                                         youth empowerment programs in a rural community.
ASC U14s
ASC U13s                                                                                         As part of her fundraising, Annabelle is collecting old mobile phones,
                                                                                                 which are then either recycled and sold in developing countries, or
 Bathurst Touch Football: Wednesday, February 20, 2008                                           melted down fore the parts to be used again.
Games                               Venue                    Time        Bus leaves Returns      For each mobile phone, Annabelle receives $5 for SPW.
SENIOR #1 (Wed 20)                  TBA
SENIOR #2 (Wed 20)                  TBA                                                          The phones do not have to work, and it doesn’t matter how old they
                                                                                                 are. Please have a scout around at home. I am sure each one of us
JUNIOR (Wed 20)                     TBA                                                          has at least a few kicking around in drawers.
           Waterpolo: Saturday, February 16, 2008                                                Please bring all phones you can find into school over the next two
                                                                                                 weeks and drop them in the box in Glover House.
 Games                              Venue                    Time        Bus leaves Returns
 OPENS (Tuesday 19)                 BYE                                                          Many thanks! And don’t forget to “GO RED” on February 26 for
                                                                                                 International Youth Aids Day. Come in free clothes, be sure to wear
 ASC Red                            BYE                                                          some red, and bring your $2 coin donation.
 ASC Blue                           BYE
         Weekly Revelations is distributed on Thursday afternoons to all senior school students. Items for inclusion should be submitted to
                                              Cherylene Anderson or Michele Thornton by Tuesday.
                            A copy of Weekly Revelations is available on the College Website:
                                                                                                                                              ASC Music
                Attention Years 7-10 Parents                                                                                                   Groups
       NSW School-based Adolescent Vaccination                                                                                             Here is a list of All Saints’
                                                                                                                                           College Music Groups and
                 Programme 2008                                                                                                            the days and times for re-
    Greater Western Are Health Service will offer, as part of the Adolescent Vaccination                                                   hearsals each week.
    Programme, the following vaccines in 2008:                                                                                                    Wednesday 8am:
          •	    Hepatitis B – 2 dose schedule, 4-6 months apart (all Year 7 students)                                                               Concert Band
                                                                                                                                                   (Miss Turnbull)
          •	    Varicella Chickenpox – 1 dose (all Year 7 students)
                                                                                                                                                Wednesday 3:30 –
          •	    HPV (Gardasil) for Cervical Cancer – 3 dose schedule at 0, 2 & 6 month intervals                                                    4:30pm:
                (girls only in Years 7, 8, 9 and 10)                                                                                            String Orchestra/
    A specialised team of nurses will visit ASC on Tuesday, 25th March to provide the                                                          Chamber Orchestra
    first of the vaccinations. They will return later in May and September to complete the                                                        (Mrs Crowley/
    programme.                                                                                                                                     Mrs McLeod)
                                                                                                                                             Jazz Band (Mr Buckley)
    A Parent Information Kit for each vaccine will be sent home to all parents/guardians. It
    is advisable that all parents/guardians read all the information provided, complete the
    consent form and return it if you wish your child to be vaccinated.                                                                             Thursday 8am:
                                                                                                                                                     Senior Choir
    A record of Vaccination will be provided to each student vaccinated. Parents/guardians                                                          (Mrs Crowley)
    should ensure that this record is kept for future reference and should not assume that their
    child has been vaccinated if they do not receive this Record of Vaccination.                                                                   Friday 8am
                                                                                                                                                Symphony Orchestra
                                                                            Michele Thornton, Executive Assistant
                                                                                                                                                  (Mrs Crowley)

                      FOR SALE                                                                            Winning Edge Cycles
1 Buffet B12 Clarinet in excellent condition. Great
Clarinet for beginners. $425. Please phone Jane
Loneragan on 6334 2021.

                                                                                          Dave Carroll and David Scott memorial race
                                                                                                                              Sponsored by
                                                                                                                “The Dental Practice”
                                                                                                 Sunday 17th February 2008

                        All Students Welcome                                                                                   Swim
    Come along and learn to grow, taste and market the best organic                                                    Mini 50m
                               vegetables.                                                                             Junior 150m
                 WHEN: DURING SCHOOL TERM                                                                              Senior 200m or 400m
                    JUNIOR: Tuesday 3.30-4.30
                       SENIOR: to be advised                                                                                                                  Ride
             WHERE: Ag plots, Agriculture Facilities,                                                                                                Mini 2km
                      (behind Watson House)                                                          Run                                             Junior 3km
                                                                                              Mini 500m                                              Senior 9 or 18km
     Members will also be able to attend many interesting and fun events.
                                                                                              Junior 1.5km
                               These include:                                                 Senior 2.5 or 5km
               FARMERS MARKETS 4th Sunday of every month.
   Our stall sells produce from 8-11am (members welcome to help for long or
                                    short stints)
          SLOW FOOD EXCURSIONS (Vale Creek Winery/Olive Grove)                                    Entry fees: $5 for juniors, $10 for seniors, $15 for teams
                                                                                        Registration begins 7 am for Mini and Junior races beginning at 8am. For further information
               AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL FIELD DAYS (Orange)                                              contact Howard Yen on 6331 3391 or 0404 480 737 or our web site at
                   GOURMET END OF THE YEAR PICNIC                                        Teams, business houses, footy teams doing pre season training, schools, all are
     Phone Janny Berry 6337 41457 or just turn up on Tuesday afternoon                                                     welcome
                                                                                                                  Lets do these guy’s proud

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