Gippsland Tertiary and Careers Expo 2021

May 5, 2021 | Community News, Garnsey News

Gippsland Grammar is set to host the first ever Gippsland Tertiary and Careers Expo on Monday May 17, 4-5.30pm.  The inaugural Expo has been scheduled after school hours to ensure greater accessibility for all regional students.

The event will appeal to students and their families from throughout Wellington Shire, East Gippsland and Latrobe Valley. It will feature representatives from universities, TAFEs, apprenticeship providers, university accommodation, GAP year programs and employer representatives.

Gippsland Grammar Careers Advisor and Vocational Education and Training Coordinator Justin Henderson (pictured below) said the upcoming event was an exciting opportunity for country students.

“Students from all senior year levels will be able to access much-needed information,” Mr Henderson explained. “There will be explanations and resources to support the choices they are preparing to make for the next stages of their career plan.”

The Gippsland Tertiary and Careers Expo will be held at Gippsland Grammar’s Laurie Payne Sports Complex, Garnsey Campus, Princes Highway, Sale. Registration will be required on entry as per COVID safe guidelines. For further information please contact Justin Henderson or Leanne Fairbrother on 5143 6388 or email


Gippsland Grammar background:
Gippsland Grammar is one of Australia’s leading co-educational Anglican schools, with a tradition of excellence in education extending almost 100 years. Located in the heart of Gippsland, the School has more than 1100 students across three campuses including St Anne’s junior campus and the Garnsey senior campus, both at Sale, and the Bairnsdale junior campus in East Gippsland. Enrolments at both junior campuses begin with a 3s and 4s kindergarten program at their respective Early Learning Centres (ELC) and Garnsey caters for students from Years 7-12. Gippsland Grammar is also the only boarding school east of Melbourne’s suburban fringe and is a home-away-from-home for students from far East Gippsland, South Gippsland, Victoria’s High Country and the Latrobe Valley as well as for a cohort of international students.

Gippsland Grammar’s 2020 VCE results:
Gippsland Grammar’s class of 2020 was among some of Victoria’s highest achieving Year 12 students. An amazing 23 per cent of the School’s Year 12 students achieved an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) above 90, which places them in the top 10 per cent of students in the State. And 55 per cent of students achieved an ATAR above 80, placing them in the top 20 per cent while 13 students secured apprenticeships and traineeships this year through the School’s VCAL program. Click here to read more about our 2020 VCE results.

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