Founders Day 2018
03.09.18
Founders Day was celebrated on 31 August 2018 and was attended and enjoyed by staff and students.

The aim of the day and the lead-up was to honour the EREA Touchstones of Justice and Solidarity and Inclusive Community.

Thank you for the support and donations made by students, parents, local businesses and community groups.

Contributors

  • The Norman Family
  • Nutrition Fix
  • Bridge Mower and Chainsaw Centre
  • Kincumber Sand and Soil
  • Mingara Recreation Club
  • Tree Tops Central Coast
  • Clip and Climb Central Coast
  • Avoca Beach Picture Theatre
  • John Ralph Camera House
  • Billabong Patisserie
  • The Judd Family
  • Monties Ashore
  • Zibara Clothing
  • Fat Goose Cafe
  • Gosford Sailing Club
  • Coastal Beverages
  • Bunnings West Gosford

Over $20,000 was raised to assist our Edmund Rice ministries in Australia and abroad, to support disadvantaged people.

Some of the activities on the day were:

  • Minute to Win It
  • Hammer the Nail
  • Cake Stall
  • Handball Competition
  • Stair Sprint
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Eddies Gift Sprint
  • Casino Games
  • Bean Machiine
  • Musicians
  • Films
  • Table Tennis
  • Icecream Parlour
  • Lolly Shop
  • Goal Kicking
  • Golf Chipping
  • Tutor Dodgeball Final
  • EREBB Display
  • Board Games
  • Video Games
  • Sticky Wall
  • Gladiator Duel
  • Raffle
  • BBQ Lunch

Results

  • Tutor Dodgeball – won by TD69
  • Eddies Gift Sprint – 1st Ethan Short, 2nd Cameron Steer, 3rd Will Hamilton, 4th Sam Norris
  • Handball – Max Burns and Owen Bradstreet
  • Hammer the Nail – Billy Attenborough (Yr 7), Lachlan Derwin (Yr 8), Egan Verheyen (Yr 9), John Schepis (Yr 10), Lachlan Hanna (Yr 11), Cameron Hood (Yr 12)
  • Bucket Head – Anthony Sparacino with 27 ping pong balls in the bucket
  • Pass the Footy – Noah Ajala with 8 bullseyes
  • Stair Sprint – Artemi Lomis (4.44 sec Yr 7), Zane Kirkman (4.03 sec Yr 8), Mathew Kuech (4.22 sec Yr 9), Jay LeMesurier (3.96 sec Yr 10), Ryan Birch (3.59 sec Yr 11), Kyle Lang (4.46 sec Yr 12)