What has been happening at St Mary’s College recently? Find out here and keep up to date on the College’s latest news, events, announcements, community activities, photos and more.

You will also find the College calendar, term dates, The Fountain newsletter and photo galleries of recent events and activities below.

Alumni News

Apples for alumni

Wednesday 06 March 2024

We love fresh fruit here at SMC so imagine our surprise and delight to discover that our alumni apple tree has produced not one but three perfect apples!

The tree was lovi

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Celebrating a century

Wednesday 06 March 2024

It is with great pleasure that we wish one of our cherished alumni, Helen Foster (nee Mitchell) a happy 100th birthday!

Helen marked this extraordinary milestone on 5 Janu

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The December Alma Mater is here!

Tuesday 12 December 2023

Welcome to the December 2023 edition of the Alma Mater, our biannual magazine for parents, carers and alumni of the College.

This edition is filled with end-of-year news from a

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Alumni AGM, Mass and Reunion

Tuesday 14 November 2023

It was our pleasure and honour to welcome our beloved SMC alumni back to the College on Saturday 4 November for the annual Alumni AGM, Mass and Reunion, with several attendees fl

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Year 12 Alumni Luncheon

Tuesday 03 October 2023

On Wednesday 27 September, the St Mary’s College Alumni Committee hosted a splendid luncheon for the Year 12 class of 2023.

The event was a special opportunity for the Committee

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Pandemic no barrier to medical student

Monday 23 May 2022

Olivia Eade (class of 2018) is a fourth-year medical student at the University of Tasmania’s Rural Clinical School based at Burnie.

What are you currently studying and at whic

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Alumni spotlight: Veronica Harris

Wednesday 23 March 2022

Veronica Harris is another former student of St Mary’s College who has returned here to teach.

Veronica came to the College at the age of seven, starting in Year 1 in 1977. Her

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Alumni spotlight: Nicole Shanny

Wednesday 09 March 2022

It will come as no surprise that there are many alumni among our teaching staff—they loved their schooldays so much that they wanted to come back for more!

This was the case f

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Where are the Dwyer girls today?

Thursday 26 November 2020

Most alumni of the College in the last few decades would have been taught by Rosemary Dwyer, who continues to teach at St Mary’s – a very esteemed and respected member of our c

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SMC Toolbox

Groving our love of learning

St Mary's College is located on the traditional lands of the muwinina people of the South East Nation. We acknowledge and deeply respect the palawa people, the Tasmanian Aboriginal Community, and all Elders past and present. We are committed to learning alongside our students and community in this place, nipaluna, and support the continued sharing of knowledge and culture.