Tuesday, 2 May 2017

2017 Inaugural Casey Anzac Writing Competition

Earlier this year I invited all the Grade 5 and 6 students in our Casey electorate to write 250 words on ‘What Anzac Day Means To Me’.


I am delighted to announce that from 56 fabulous entries, our panel of independent judges selected Rhian-na Gray from Bimbadeen Heights Primary School, as the Winner of the 2017 Inaugural Casey Anzac Writ-ing Competition. Well done Rhianna.


Congratulations also to the following students who were awarded a Highly Commended certificate.


Oscar McGuire: Woori Yallock Primary School
Bailey Philpotts, Anais Pacinotti and Douglas Wilson: Coldstream Primary School
Kalani Garlick and Josh Harbinson: Badger Creek Primary School
Amy Walker: Billanook Primary School
Marco Friguglietti and Olivia Vandenberg St Pauls Primary School Monbulk
Daniel Ciccone: Yering Primary School
Mitchell Cantelmi: Mooroolbark East Primary School


Thank you to all the participants, teachers and our judging panel; Mr Anthony McAleer, Mr Ray Yates, Mr Don Parsons and Mr Otis Heffernan-Wooden.

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