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Insect Hotel

Bugs book in at MRIS!

Being a MRIS insect just became a whole lot more luxurious with the construction of a new Bug Hotel! Kindergarten teacher, Helen Ewing said the children have been studying ‘minibeasts’ (creatures that do not have a skeleton) and decided to create a new environment for insects using natural material.

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Art by Nature at MRIS!

Nature Art was embraced by the year 1,2 and 3 students on Friday as part of their afternoon education sessions on campus. Year 1 teacher Skye Robertson guided the students to create nature art with a focus on symmetry. Olivia (Yr 2) is pictured here with her work of art.

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Weaving Magic at MRIS!

Year 6 MRIS students got creative recently learning traditional basket weaving techniques with Aboriginal Educator and Weaver, Lea Taylor from Creative Culture. Lea was on campus to teach the class how to do Aboriginal coiling. By the end of the session the students had all woven a small basket made from natural raffia. Year 6 […]

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Meet the MRIS Specialists

Our wonderful MRIS Specialist Teachers – Music, Visual Arts, Dance and Drama, French, Innovations and Physical Education presented a successful Meet and Greet Session for parents recently. Parents got an insight into how the specialist programs operate and the opportunity to ask questions regarding the curriculum and learning areas. Principal, Wendy Roediger said there are […]

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Art Auction another great success!

Over $30,000 was raised at the 14th Annual Margaret River Art Auction held last Saturday. A large crowd filled the TAFE Winery campus to bid on over 80 artworks. Art prizes worth $6050 were awarded to local artists, with Chloe Wilder taking out the $3000 Margaret River Art Prize. Margaret River’s Bobbi McCain won the […]

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Amazing art line-up at the 14th Annual Margaret River Art Auction

  See our 14th Annual Margaret River Art Auction Catalogue (link below) for the amazing line up of art about to go under the hammer at this Saturday’s auction at the TAFE Winery Campus starting at 6pm. 2019 Art Auction-Catalogue-v4.pdf (0 downloads) Browse the Art Auction Catalogue at The Annual Margaret River Art Auction […]

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