In the media

If you would like to discuss potential stories, media opportunities or collaborations regarding or with our College, then please contact our Director of Development and Commuity Relations, Andrea Halliday at andrea.halliday@kilbreda.vic.edu.au or (03) 9581 7766


Southeast schools reveal tips and tricks to conquering the at-home classroom  -  Leader Newspaper  -  May 5 2020

From funky dress-up parties, online cooking masterclasses and positivity messages, students and teachers from Mentone to Frankston have been shaking things up!full story . . .

Tomorrow's Leaders  -  Moorabbin Leader Newspaper  -  Mar 24 2020

In the second annual Tomorrow’s Leaders feature, School Captains across metropolitan Melbourne were asked the following question: What action will you take to make a difference in your community?full story . . .

Program smooths path to learning  -    -  Feb 19 2020

The Catholic girls secondary school is passionate about nurturing the students so they can achieved their best and has programs in place to support thisfull story . . .

Young Bowler Takes National Stage   -  Bayside Newspaper   -  Nov 6 2019

A Mentone student is set to go in to bat for her country next year.full story . . .

Called Up   -  Bayside Newspaper - Front Page  -  Nov 6 2019

Kilbreda College student Erin Carroll will represent her country in under 18s cricket next year.full story . . .

Local star anointed into Past Pupils of Distinction  -  Yarrawonga Chronicle   -  Oct 17 2019

Wahgunyah television star Maggie Fitzgibbon has been inducted into the Kilbreda College Past Pupils of Distinction.full story . . .

Awards for Alumni  -  Bayside Leader Newspaper  -  Sep 18 2019

Four former Kilbreda College students have been inducted into the past pupils of distinction program.full story . . .

Artists at work  -  Bayside Newspaper  -  Jun 12 2019

STUDENTS at Kilbreda College are close to finalising their designs that will be put up in Mentone as part of the Mentone Public Art Project.full story . . .

'I wear them, don't you?' More schools give pants a chance  -  The Age Newspaper  -  Jun 3 2019

The school dress is becoming a less common sight across Victoria.full story . . .

Splash of Colour for Mentone  -  Leader Newspaper   -  May 29 2019

Kilbreda College students are livening up the city with a mural and light pole art. full story . . .

Mentone Public Art Project  -  City of Kingston Website   -  May 23 2019

Students at Kilbreda College are busy finalising designs to paint onto electricity poles and a large-scale mural in Mentone, as part of the Mentone Public Art Project.full story . . .

Tomorrow's Leaders   -  Herald Sun and Mordialloc Chelsea Leader Newspaper  -  Mar 27 2019

Meet the Melbourne School Captains preparing to shape our world full story . . .

Big Ideas over Breakfast  -  Level Crossing Removal Project Website   -  Mar 6 2019

Secondary students in Mentone have discovered careers in infrastructure are not limited to engineering.full story . . .

Meet The Principal  -  Bayside News  -  Feb 6 2019

Meet the Principal of Kilbreda College Mentone, Ms Nicole Mangelsdorffull story . . .

Mentone train station: schoolchildren safety at risk unless security patrols increased  -  Herald Sun   -  Jan 30 2019

A school principal is leading a campaign to boost security at Mentone train stationfull story . . .

Protect our students   -  Mordialloc Chelsea Newspaper - Front Page  -  Jan 30 2019

Principal calls for PSOs at station from 3pmfull story . . .

Showcasing Young Talent  -  Mordialloc Chelsea Leader Newspaper   -  Sep 14 2018

The community is invited to see the work of talented art students at Kilbreda College Mentone.full story . . .

Grease is still the word   -  Mordialloc Chelsea Newspaper  -  Jun 20 2018

It may have been released 40 years ago but Grease is still relevant to today's youth full story . . .

Significant Ritual at Kilbreda College Mentone  -  Brigidine Sisters Online  -  May 2 2018

A ritual to mark the official handing forward of the governance of Kilbreda College was held on 1 May. All those who attend were moved by the simple yet significant ritual.full story . . .

A gift to the community  -  Mordialloc Chelsea Leader Newspaper  -  Feb 14 2018

Year 9 Student, Georgia Mason, is taking part in a local event in Parkdale , whilst aiming to compete in the Stawell Gift in the future. full story . . .

Year 12 is over, now what?  -  Catholic Education Melbourne Online  -  Nov 30 2017

While the end of year 12 is a cause for celebration, groups of students from Melbourne’s Catholic secondary schools are focused on alternative ways of marking this significant milestone.full story . . .

Creativity in the Spotlight  -  MORDIALLOC CHELSEA LEADER NEWSPAPER   -  Oct 11 2017

Students to showcase art and designsfull story . . .

Myriad talents on show  -  MOORABBIN KINGSTON LEADER NEWSPAPER  -  Oct 11 2017

Garments, mini movies and artworks that showcase student's talents and skills will be on show later this monthfull story . . .

First two female chief justices and the Brigidines  -  Catholic Education Melbourne Online  -  Sep 27 2017

Chief Justice Warren was educated at the Brigidine Sisters’ Kilbreda College in Mentone and made history as the first woman in Australia to be appointed as Chief Justice in 2003.full story . . .

Bike blitz on beach road  -  Mordialloc Chelsea Leader Newspaper  -  Sep 13 2017

Police have launched a blitz on rogue Beach Road cyclists, patrolling the strip in a bid to curb the number of collisions full story . . .

women of distinction honoured   -  Bayside Leader Newspaper  -  Sep 12 2017

Women 'making a difference' were welcomed back to Mentone's Kilbreda College last month for the school's first annual 'Past Pupils of Distinction' Ceremony full story . . .

Principals' Voice   -  Mordialloc Chelsea Leader Newspaper  -  Aug 21 2017

We celebrate the diversity and unique gifts of our students and encourage and support them to develop into confident and articulate young women. full story . . .

From Peter Pan to puppet show and Thoroughly Modern Millie – school students are set to entertain this August   -  Leader News Online  -  Aug 10 2017

Director Keryn Holden said Millie’s journey of self-discovery and the show’s themes of equality and women’s rights still hit home for the young women and men of todayfull story . . .

It's showtime for the schools   -  Moorabbin Kingston Leader Newspaper  -  Aug 9 2017

It's that time of year again when students tread the boards with their adaptations of much loved shows full story . . .

Thoroughly fun time ahead   -  Bayside Leader Newspaper  -  Aug 9 2017

Kilbreda and St Bede's colleges promise to take their audience nearly 100 years back when they present Thoroughly Modern Milliefull story . . .

lighting a fire  -  Catholic Education Melbourne Online  -  Jul 12 2017

Co-Principal Teresa Lincoln welcomed over 80 students representing five colleges to Kilbreda College Mentone to discuss the issues that indigenous communities have faced in the past and still do todayfull story . . .

Concorso di Poesia 2017 (Poetry Competition 2017)   -  Il Globo Newspaper  -  Jun 22 2017

Various colleges participate in the Dante Alighieri Poetry Recital Competitionfull story . . .

top vce performers get recognition  -  Mordialloc Chelsea Leader Newspaper  -  Jun 14 2017

Diligent students were awarded for their outstanding efforts in VCE at a prestigious ceremony held in Melbourne this year full story . . .

Melodramatic comedy to be brought to life in Mentone when students bring old script to life  -  Mordialloc Chelsea Leader Online  -  May 23 2017

YEAR 12 students from three Mentone schools are promising audiences a gag a minute when they perform the melodramatic comedy, The Sunny Southfull story . . .

Carrying a torch for reconciliation   -  The Bayside News Online  -  May 3 2017

Thirteen year 9 and 10 students and two staff members from Kilbreda College, Mentone were recently appointed Fire Carriers full story . . .

GREEN SCHOOLS   -  The Point  -  Mar 1 2017

As a result of the cross-curriculum requirement in the national curriculum to educate students about sustainability, non-government schools are engaging more and more with environmental practices on a broader scalefull story . . .