Be Social

Facebook

MADALAH Year 7 Camp

November 22, 2018

Last weekend, MADALAH hosted a year 7 camp at Point Walter. All 30 year 7 students gathered together to celebrate finishing their first year at school on a MADALAH scholarship. The team at MADALAH want to acknowledge and congratulate the year 7’s for making it through this transition into high school – many of whom have travelled a long way from home to attend boarding school in Perth.

The students participated in a high ropes and flying fox course, where they had to use skills in teamwork, safety and conquering their fear of heights. A few students watched on cautiously before jumping in to have fun, whilst others dived in to hang upside down on the flying fox. It was great to see all the year 7’s cheering each other on and encouraging everyone to have a go.

Once the high ropes course was completed, the students assembled at the basketball court for some friendly competition. After one game ended, another one would start up again. Some of the girls lined up along the court and started some running commentary of each game. It was soon dinner time, and students rushed over to the dining hall to tuck in.

Later that night a fun trivia night was set up, and the year 7’s got into teams to battle each other for the winning title. It was a very close competition, with two teams finishing with the same score. To settle the winning title a game of paper, scissors, rock was played.

The next morning, everyone was up early for breakfast and a few games of sport before saying goodbye and heading back home to prepare for school on Monday. It was such a fun weekend, and I’d like to extend a huge thank you to the Indigenous Program Coordinators who attended and supported the camp. Also a big thanks to the year 7 students for participating and giving everything a go!

Make a single donation today

Please select a fixed amount to donate...

Make a recurring donation today

Please select a fixed amount to donate...

How often should this payment to occur?

Make an off-line donation

Make a Tax deductable off-line payment by post using our PDF donation form.

Please send the completed form to:

MADALAH Limited
MP61
Market City
280 Bannister Rd
Canning Vale 6155

Download off-line payment form (60k PDF)

Make a donation

Your generous donation will give Indigenous students access to more educational and career opportunities.

"The support of my family, mentors, the School of Indigenous Studies and the Indigenous student body, along with many of my lecturers and peers, was fundamentally what kept me focused and motivated " Micah Kickett

Become a Corporate Partner

You can support MADALAH Limited and help to provide quality education and training opportunities for Indigenous people in many ways.

You can become an individual donor or a corporate sponsor, develop a partnership with one of our partner schools, assist with introductions to philanthropists and relevant organisations, and help to secure grants and donations from the private and government sectors.

Become a Corporate Partner Learn more about how your business can support MADALAH.

Subscribe for updates

Enter your email address below to receive updates on MADALAH news, events and more.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Screen Options