Missions, Camps & Clubs

Missons & Community Service 

The College students support and participate in various community projects in the local area.  We support three overseas aid projects.

  • World Vision 40 Hour famine – All Schools
  • CAMS (Canon Andrea Mwaka School, Dodoma, Tanzania) with 2 sponsor children there, and the FMNR (Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration) Program in the Dodoma Region of Tanzania – Junior School
  • TEAR Overseas projects relating to education and self-sustaining farming practice - Middle School
  • Nazareth Baptist School Christmas hamper project – Middle School
  • Student Senate Charity projects (two per year) – Senior School
  • Students also have opportunity to go on missions. Currently we offer four such missions:
    1. Discipleship Trip to the Israel (Years 7-9)
    2. Indigenous Communities Mission (Year 9)
    3. Mission Trip to Cambodia (Year 10)
    4. Mission Trip to East Timor (Year 11-12)

Camps

Year Destination Days
 3  Adanac, Yarra Valley
3
 4  Briars, Mt Martha
3
 5  Sovereign Hill, Ballarat
3
 6  Canberra
5
 7  PGL Campaspe Downs, Kyneton
4
 8  Wilsons Promontory
4
 9 Mitchell River, East Gippsland  4-5
 10 Melbourne City or Adventure Camp (Mt Buffalo) or Equestrian Camp (Tonimbuk)
 11 Study Camp, Phillip Island  3
 12 Study Camp, Phillip Island
3

Clubs & Other Activities

HPV (Human Powered Vehicle)

The HPV program aims to extend student awareness of environmental issues and sustainability. The project encourages the use of green technology through building and/or rebuilding a single person vehicle. A team of Middle and Senior School students, assisted by a technology teacher and a program coordinator, engage in the planning and building or rebuilding process of the vehicle.

Interschool Competitions  

Students will also participate in interschool competitions.

  • Premiers Reading Challenge
  • CSEN Chess Competitions
  • CSEN Debating
  • CSEN Interschool Theatre Sports
  • German Poetry Competitions