Writing Competition Success – Whitlam Institute – “What Matters?”

Congratulations to our students who have been shortlisted for the NSW and ACT Whitlam Institute “What Matters?” competition. Students were able to write persuasively on any topic that really matters to them. Topics from OFGS short-listed students:

Josh Croxford – Hope Matters -year 7/8 category
Leilani Macdonald – Real Communication Matters- year 7/8 category
Jess Bidder – Gender Equality Ruining Lives – year 9/10 category
Emily Somerville – Being Present- year 9/10 category
Will Shugg- Racism: It starts with me- year 9/10 category

Our students have been shortlisted from 3, 813 entries. Finalists will be announced shortly.