Student Matters

Here you will find links to good, reliable websites containing useful information and advice. Remember it is always best to talk to a trusted adult such as a parent, teacher or counsellor if you are troubled or if you are worried about a friend.



Highly Recommended

Help for under 25s with everyday questions, and tools and strategies for coping with tough times.

Useful information to help you stay safe online. Covers topics such as catfishing, cyberbullying, sharing nudes, protecting your identity.


General and mental health help, including advice about alcohol and other drugs and work and study issues for young people aged 12-25.


Comprehensive cyber-safety education and awareness for children, young people and parents.

Kids Helpline – Teens

A variety of easy to read fact sheets covering many topics from Ways to deal with Conflict,  through to My friend is thinking about suicide.

Cyber safety presentations covering a range of topics including sexting, cyber bullying, online child exploitation, online privacy and importantly what to do when something goes wrong.

Youth Beyond Blue

Brains can have a mind of their own. Is yours making life difficult? Find out why.


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.