Director of Culture | Mr Matt Cocking

Excitement is in the air for the opening night of Shrek.

Shrek - Opening Night this Friday

With Friday and Saturday nights 100% sold out, our staff and performers are looking forward to showcasing their talents in the Edmund Rice Theatre. Please remember to bring your tickets with you as all seats are allocated in the Theatre. Foyer drinks and finger food will be available from 5.30pm with doors opening at 6.10pm for a 6.30pm show. Well done to all the cast and crew on a wonderful job. A special thanks to lead makeup artist Madison Visser and her crew from Academy of Makeup – Brisbane.

A Midsummer Night's Dream – GT and AHS Senior Production

Terrace and All Hallows’ School combine for their Senior School Production. This year this is run by AHS and some of our drama students have auditioned for and been accepted to perform ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’. Performances will be help Thursday 18, Friday 19 and Saturday 20 May at the Claver Theatre. Tickets are available via the AHS portal


Sunday Rapid Chess is restricted to players under 21 and will be held Sunday 21 May in rooms 5.5 and 5.6 Level 5, St Joseph’s College. Entry is $20, payable on day if registered earlier. Late entry on day is $30. This competition is not restricted to Terrace students.

Initial registrations by email to Bruce Devine by 5pm Friday 19 May. Round 1 of 7 begins 10am.

Prizes of $150, $100 and $50 for Open 1st, 2nd and 3rd. If you ranking is below 700, prizes for 1st and 2nd are $50 and $25 respectively.

Calendar Changes

GPS Music Showcase – Wednesday 17 May, QPAC (tickets available from )

Winter Concert – Thursday 18 May, Campbell Centre

Parent Lounge – please remember to 'Accept' any events for your son/s on Parent Lounge. This helps us with rolls, catering and transport.

Support Group Meetings

DSG Meeting – Tuesday 9 May, 5.30pm, Old Boys Room

Please register your apologies via

TPA Meeting – Tuesday 9May, 5.30pm, Callan Centre

Please register your apologies via

Social Media and Contact Details

With the College moving to a very Social Media based environment, it is important that all parents download the College App. Twitter and Facebook are also quite extensively used. The Culture Twitter account is @GTCulture – please follow us for up to date information, schedules and photographs. Should you need to contact us, and are generic email addresses that will reach our team.