REMINDER: 2022 ELC – Year 2 Interhouse Athletics Carnival: 8:30am TOMORROW (Wednesday) @ Athletics Track!

What: 2022 ELC – Year 2 Interhouse Athletics Carnival.

When: 8:30am – 12:00pm Noon, THIS Wednesday 10 August 2022.

Where: Canterbury Oval 1 Athletics Track, Canterbury College.
– Best parking & event access via 182 Old Logan Village Road – Sports Precinct Gate.

Who: ALL ELC – Year 2 Students PLUS Parents & Carers.


ELC: 60m Sprint | Prep: 80m Sprint | Year 1: 90m Sprint | Year 2: 100m Sprint.

ELC: Animal Relay Races | Prep – Year 2: Modified High Jump.

ELC: Parachute | Prep – Year 2: Long Jump.

ELC: Bean Bag Toss | Prep – Year 1: Modified Shot Put | Year 2: Shot Put.

ELC: Hurdle & Ladder Races.
Prep – Year 2: Sack Race | Tunnel Ball: Over & Under | Vortex Throw | Frisbee Toss | Agility Race | Hula Hoop Skipping | Parachute Shuttles.

Students must wear/bring:
• House Shirt
• College Shorts & Running Shoes
• Canterbury Hat
• Lunchbox With Morning Tea Inside
• Water Bottle
• Sunscreen.

Please ensure all items are clearly marked with your child’s name.


Parents and spectators are MOST welcome and encouraged to attend the carnival!

Please Note: Children must remain under the direct supervision of Canterbury staff at ALL times.

It’s a good idea to bring a folding chair, camera, hat and sunscreen.

For your convenience, our Yalburru Community Café will be operating out of the Canterbury Functions Centre (Trade Training Centre) on this day selling hot and cold beverages, as well as snacks.

The School Canteen will be unavailable during the carnival for students.


Each class will rotate through the activities listed above.

Please Note: There will be some differences in the events that each Year Level will participate in.

The spirit of the carnival encompasses participation, House spirit and enjoyment.

Through participation and trying their hardest, students can earn valuable points for their House.


The carnival will finish at 12:00pm midday, after which students will return to class with their teacher.

This is a normal school day and the expectation is that students will return to class for the remainder of the day.


Please apply long-lasting sunscreen to your child before the carnival and pack a roll-on sunscreen for your child to reapply.


Please Note: The Canteen will not be available to ELC – Year 2 students during the carnival.

Students should bring a packed morning tea and place this food in a lunchbox clearly marked with their name.

All lunchboxes will be transported to the oval’s athletics track.

Parents have the opportunity to enjoy a picnic morning tea with their child on the oval.

Our ELC – Year 2 Interhouse Athletics Carnival promises to be an exciting event.

Should you have any questions, please contact Mr Ben Maxfield –