A.B. PATERSON COLLEGE
GOLD COAST, QUEENSLAND

Friends of A.B. Paterson College

Friends of A.B. Paterson College supports the College in providing important community events for students and their families. 

Since the College’s inception, Friends of A.B. Paterson College has worked closely with the Principal in providing items to support students:  the Junior and Senior School ball courts, shade, seating, musical instruments, a major contribution to the construction of the pool, the annual support for the A.B. Paterson College Public Speaking competition and other items.

Friends of A.B. Paterson College successfully applied for two grants from the Queensland Gaming Commission to construct two shade shelters on the main oval.

Friends of A.B. Paterson College takes care of refreshments at major College functions on campus such as the Splendid Visions Art Exhibition, the College Musical, sports carnivals and at the A.B. Paterson College Public Speaking Competition, and many more such events.

Congratulations to the following parents who have been elected as members of the Friends of A.B. Paterson College Committee for 2019:

Lisa Lang – Chair
Emma Dell – Deputy Chair
Kaylene Dysart – Treasurer
Katy Pastoors – Secretary
Sarah Burr – Committee member
Joanna Duggan– Committee member
Paul Murphy– Committee member
Phillip Mooney– Committee member

To contact the current the Chair for Friends of A.B. Paterson College,  please email fab@abpat.qld.edu.au.

More friends and helpers are always welcome.

Friends of A.B. Paterson College Committee vacancies coming up on 31 December 2019 

On behalf of the Board of A.B. Paterson College, I now call for expressions of interest from the community for the following positions that shall become vacant on the Friends of A.B. Paterson College Committee on 31 December 2019:

  • Secretary; and
  • Committee Members.

This is a wonderful opportunity to give back to the community by organising events for students and families within the entire College, and help in the coordination and organisation of such activities as the College Fete, Banjo’s Games, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and so much more!

All expressions of interest must be submitted to the College Board through the Director of Community Relations and Development, Ms Nikki Ward by email on nward@abpat.qld.edu.au by 1.00pm, 12 November 2019. Please email Nikki to get your Executive Committee Nomination Form and email this back to her before the due date.

Expressions of interest must be submitted on the approved application form, which is available from the Director of Community Relations and Development, Ms Nikki Ward.

The Board will consider these expressions of interest but reserves the right to appoint outside this process as needed.

All applicants will be informed if they have been successful in their application by the 1 December 2019.