Archive for December, 2011

Kiama Public School celebrated its 150th Anniversary in style, on Saturday November 19, 2011 with a number of events, including a dinner for ex-students, publishing a history of the school in a new booklet, and an extensive display in the Bombo room (the old Bombo school that was transplanted onto the Kiama Public School site.

Here is some of the many old class photos with many ex-students looking for familiar faces

The school also filled and buried a brand new time capsule. As mentioned in the 100th anniversary booklet (1961) the original time capsule from 1861 was never found, which is around the time the rare and valuable Kiama or Allen Pennies went out of circulation.

The Divas, the choir of Kiama Public school, also performed, ably conducted by principal Jenny Maude.

Even the school scarecrow was in full school uniform for the occasion!

Here is the Kiama independent special feature


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