The P&F Committee are very excited to present our 2021 SJV Walkathon on Friday 18
June.The whole school will walk to George Clayton Park (AKA the Bandstand Park) on the
beautiful Esplanade and return before the end of the school day. At the park we will
have a carnival atmosphere with a rotational program of events throughout the day.This year our Walkathon will celebrate indigenous culture and deepen our
understanding of Quandamooka country and its custodians, the Quandamooka people.We have the absolute honour of welcoming Quandamooka elder Aunty Becky, Josh
Walker, Matt Byrne and other indigenous educators who will be presenting curated
presentations to our community.Please start collecting donations now for your children’s fundraising effort. All
donations are to be submitted via your Qkr! account with final submissions closing on
Friday 25 June. There is an incredible list of prizes to win. A huge thanks to our
wonderful sponsors who have donated all the prizes. We are so very blessed to have
such support for our school.
We will also have the highly anticipated hair/nails/tattoo/cake stall tents at the park.
These can be accessed with a gold coin or three.Monies raised will go toward our Term 2 fundraising intentions - developing our SJV
Reconciliation Action Plan, and for literacy resources.The day cannot happen without a strong force of volunteers. We have a wonderful
parent body who love to be part of the fun and this is one not to be missed. Please note
only parents who volunteer can attend the walkathon.We require volunteers for each class for the duration of the day, as well as helpers for
set up/pack up at the park, the BBQ, cake stall, hairspray/nails/tattoo/zinc stalls,
toilets and morning and afternoon crossing marshals to ensure a smooth walk to the
Please see the link below to nominate yourself for a position. Spots are filling fast so
don’t miss out!https://volunteersignup.org/TAERK?
If you can't fit in with the listed volunteer positions or have any questions, please email
Volunteer Co-Ordinator Carly Hegerty at email@example.com with how and
when you can help.Each person volunteering must have completed the mandatory online training
within the last 12 months. The training can be accessed at : Student Protection and Code of Conduct Training for Volunteers and Other Personnel (bne.catholic.edu.au)If you have any other questions at all, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.