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Local Flinders Year 9 students Tristan and Lucy with radio host and Old Flinderian Sam Coward at the college in October 2023 Local

Student-led radio station to launch at Flinders

Matthew Flinders Anglican College Secondary School students are starting a radio station and who better to teach them the ropes than one of the Sunshine Coast’s best, Old Flinderian and Hot 91.1FM Radio Host Sam Coward (Flinders Class of 1996)?

"I like to re-read my favourite novels by Jane Austen, Mary Stewart, Dorothy Sayers, or detective stories by PD James" (Dr Rachel McFadyen AM is pictured working in the Kenmore Anglican Second Harvest bookshop in September 2022)
Spotlight Q&A

Q&A with Member of the Order of Australia recipient, internationally known scientist and active Kenmore parishioner, Dr Rachel McFadyen AM

Meet Dr Rachel McFadyen AM and find out about her scientific work, ministry, faith journey, favourite scripture, childhood and hobbies


St Margaret's STEM students give the gift of light

Through the Australian charity SolarBuddy, St Margaret’s primary STEM students have given the gift of solar-powered lights that will help improve the lives of over 2000 children living in energy poverty in majority world (developing) countries so that they can read and study after dusk and brighten their future


Top maths student mentoring girls in coding

An AI cadetship program at the Peregian Digital Hub has turned into much more for St Andrew’s Year 11 student Angelique Neale, who has been inspired to mentor and teach other girls in the tech industry