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Flinders students tackle a wheels-a-thon to raise $12,000 for World Bicycle Relief

Students from Prep to Year 6 at Matthew Flinders Anglican College on the Sunshine Coast raised more than $12,000 for World Bicycle Relief by designing a wheels-a-thon challenge. And, as an extra activity, students and their families were invited to cycle the equivalent of the Queensland border perimeter – that’s close to 10,000 kilometres!

Events

Godly Play training on the Sunshine Coast

Matthew Flinders Anglican College (The Chapel)
1-47 Stringybark Road
Buderim  Qld  4556

Learn about and experience Godly Play philosophy and practice in this three-day intensive course suitable for parish workers; teachers; chaplains; community workers; and, those employed in hospitals, aged care or correctional services; as well as those wanting to use Godly Play in the life of their family. See more.

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MFAC time-lapse video of mural creation

Mulga The Artist painted this colourful street art mural recently at Matthew Flinders Anglican College – enjoy watching this time-lapse video of its creation, as he paints the mural in his colourful iconic style

Features

Agile and ambitious Flinders students upcycle old petrol vehicle

“This project has taught me to be an agile thinker and to come up with innovative ideas to solve problems. It has also taught me how to engage in real issues of sustainability and future power sources. I have also learnt about mentoring partnerships with representatives from local Sunshine Coast businesses,” says Year 12 Matthew Flinders Anglican College student Josh Poulton