In June 2021, it was announced that Dr Paul Shannon would succeed Mr Tony Coghlan as the new Principal of Mazenod College.
The former College Rector Fr Kevin Davine OMI blessed the new flagpoles displaying the Indigenous, National and Victorian flags which were installed at the front of the main building. It was an especially proud moment for all the students, past and present, who are of Indigenous Australian heritage.
These images were captured at the start of Term Two during the first Melbourne lockdown.
Ms Sherry Balcombe, Western Yalanji, Djabaguy / Okola woman from Far North Queensland, born on Wurrundjeri Country addressed the Mazenod College assembly by conducting a Welcome to Country, explaining why we acknowledge the land and presenting the College Captain Elvis Tran with a Mazenod Message stick.
Bishop Mark Edwards OMI (former Mazenod student) officially blessed the O’Rourke Complex which included a new Library and Years 11 and 12 areas.
Mr Tony Coghlan was appointed the first Lay Principal of Mazenod College for a three year term (2019 to 2021). Mr Coghlan began at the College as a Year 11 Co-Ordinator and Mathematics and Physical Education teacher in 1996 and was Deputy Principal (Students) from 2001 until 2018. Photo: Principal Mr Tony Coghlan (left) at […]