We recently had our Year 7 to Year 12 Swimming Sports at the Hawkesdale Swimming Pool, where the Spring & Mitchell House teams had to compete against each other to be the winner of the 2016 Swimming Sports. The Mitchell House team had lost to the Spring House team with a score of 255 points. While, the Spring House team won with a score of 304 points.
Jobe Hollard (boys Captain) & Helen (myself, girls vice-captain) of the Spring House
On Sunday the 19th of July, some fellow Year 11 classmates and I, went to Melbourne together with 1 of our teachers from the Warrnambool Train Station in South West Victoria to the Geelong Train Station by a bus. Then, we caught a train from the Geelong Train Station to Southern Cross Station in Melbourne. we caught another Train from Southern Cross Station to South Yarra Train Station in Melbourne, to stay at a hotel in South Yarra, during the first week, until the Friday the 24th of July.
On Sunday the 26th of July, most of my Year 11 classmates and I, went to Melbourne together, by ourselves from the Warrnambool Train Station in South West Victoria to the Geelong Train Station by a bus. Then, we caught a train from the Geelong Train Station to Southern Cross Station in Melbourne. Then, we walked about 4 blocks, until we got to the hotel we were staying at during the second week until Friday the 31st of July.
During the 2 weeks of when I was in Melbourne, I worked at the Collingwood Children’s Farm in Abbotsford in outer Melbourne. Before, I went to Melbourne, I did a bit of research on where I was working to see what animals would be at the farm and here is the link for it. www.farm.org.au
Week 1 – Hotel Claremont Guesthouse, South Yarra in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. This is what the Hotel Claremont Guesthouse looks like.
Week 2 – Miami Hotel, West Melbourne Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. This is what the Miami Hotel looks like.
On tuesday the 3rd of june, we linked up with the national gallery of victoria, australia. we had learnt about different melbourne artists and their work. i liked the icing sugar portrait the most, because it had squares that were all different colours and put on a wall in the gallery.
we had started making our own pictures, using some small pictures, that the art gallery had sent in the mail to us.
This is a movie about my farm, to show the world what my life is like on a farm.
The music came from danosongs.