Duke of Ed Gold!
Three Haileybury students were awarded their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards at a special ceremony held at Government House.
The Gold Award takes a minimum of 18 months to complete and is comprised of four sections: Service, Skill, Physical Recreation and Adventurous Journey. Gold Award participants must also complete a Residential Project.
|Service||Leader (drama department)|
|Physical Recreation||Personal fitness program|
|Expedition||Navsori Highlands/Yasawa Islands|
|Residential Project||Fiji School Project|
|Service||Volunteer (Early Learning Centre)|
|Physical Recreation||Fitness training|
|Residential Project||Community project|
|Service||Service to other people (play in a community band)|
|Physical Recreation||Gym/personal programs (keep fit)|
|Skill||Music (bass guitar)|
|Expedition||Cultural trip (USA music tour)|
|Residential Project||Music camp|
The ceremony was attended by His Royal Highness, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex KG GCVO who presented the awardees with their medals and certificates. Also in attendance was the Governor of Victoria, the Honourable Linda Dessau AC.
Congratulations to Sam, Annika and Talia on their incredible achievement. These students have shown tremendous dedication to both their Award tasks and their VCE study.