News and Events

News and Events

Loreto Normanhurst is a dynamic school providing a wide range of opportunities for students to experience, to learn and to grow as young women of sincerity, justice and truth. The many experiences will be communicated using a variety of communication tools, the main instruments being the newsletter, the school website, email to parents, and social media via Twitter and Facebook.

The main events of the school year can be found in the following pages of the website, as well as the opportunities for parent and community involvement.

Open Day 2018

Saturday 10 March 2018 | 11am – 3pm   Open Day is a wonderful opportunity to experience a day in the life of Loreto Normanhurst.  The vibrant school community is in action on that day and you can  observe and interact with students engaged with their wonderful teachers in their dynamic learning environment.   Families […]

Spring Fair

Spring Fair Spring Fairs at Loreto Normanhurst are a celebration of the Loreto Normanhurst community.  Held biennially, the Spring Fair is an event organized by the Parent Association in partnership with the School.  A sub-committee of parents begin their planning 18 months prior to the Fair as they seek the active involvement of students, parents, […]


The links below will take you directly to the Loreto Normanhurst Weekly Newsletters. We hope that you enjoy reading about the many interesting school events that have taken place. Our online Newsletter is the way that the school and the Parent Association continues our communication with community members. Read the latest Newsletter here. View the […]

Principal’s Country Road Trip

Loreto Normanhurst is delighted to announce the Principal’s Country Road Trip 2018   Central West and Southern NSW 13-15 June 2018   Ms Barbara Watkins, Principal, together with Mrs Kate Kovacs, Director of Boarding, and Mrs Alicia Maunsell, Director of Development, will embark on the Principal’s Country Road Trip on 13-15 June 2018. Travelling through […]

Loreto in the Media

2018 Loreto Normanhurst planning for a successful future MAXIMUM flexibility and optimum use of facilities would confidently support the education of students into the future…More Source:  The Land, May 2018 bonding with the bard THE chance to work with Shakespeare specialists is just one of many opportunities offered to drama students at Loreto Normanhurst …More […]

Far North Queensland Experience

Each year, Year 9 students engage in an Outreach experience to Far North Queensland. The Year 9 cohort is chosen for this experience for a number of reasons: It is a time of increasing awareness by these students of structural inequality in society, in particular the need for reconciliation between indigenous and non-indigenous people.  It […]

Music Festival

Music, and the enjoyment and participation in creating beautiful music, has long been a wonderful tradition at Loreto Normanhurst. An extraordinary number of students participate in the many and varied musical groups from Orchestra to choirs. Each year, at the end of Term 1, the school holds a spectacular event called the Music Festival.  It […]

Loreto Day

At Loreto Normanhurst, this is our day to celebrate our strong Loreto and Mary Ward heritage. Loreto Day is also our major social justice event. Our Year 11 students discern together a cause for the whole school to support. This cause is linked to the work of the IBVM and Mary Ward International (MWI) or […]

Spring Fair 2015

The Loreto Normanhurst community warmly invites you to Spring Fair 2015. Join us on Sunday, 25 October and enjoy a fun day out for the whole family.      CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE SPRING FAIR PROGRAM   Here are the latest updates from the Spring Fair Committee:   Spring fair newsletter: 22 October […]