Congratulations to Niamh Condon who was the runner up in the Zone Finals of the Lions Youth of the Year Program.  An outstanding effort, with a brilliant speech. Niamh’s speech is attached   for you to read.

Good luck to Stephanie Sardinha in the CSDA Public Speaking Grand finals. To be held at Marist College North Shore tonight at 7pm. We would love to see as many of you there as possible to show support for Stephanie.


CSDA and Archdale Debating

Registration has closed for CSDA debating. Trials will need to be held to determine teams. Students should keep an eye on their emails for further information.

Mock Trial

Mock Trial has begun and round 1 was held this week against Meriden. Our team narrowly lost. Congratulations to the following team members.

Angelina Gu, Dominica Lever, Claire O’Connor, Stephanie Sardinha, Swetha Kumar, Anastasia Lever, Hannah John, Arta Bayatpour


Congratulations to the students who participated in Rostrum Voice of Youth. Special Mention to Charlotte Ainsworth and Olivia Alexander who have been selected to progress to the next round.

UN Youth Australia

UN Youth Australia offers a number of programs through the year. These programs are designed to be fun, educational and give students a taste of UN work. The following opportunities have opened for registration. Please register your interest with Ms O’Dwyer before you complete your registration.


Coaches and Adjudicators           

We are inviting ex-students and parents to be a part of the Oratory@LN team in 2017. We are looking for adjudicators and coaches and no experience is necessary, just simply an interest in all things oratory. You will need a Working with Children number.

If you are interested, please contact the oratory team via oratory@loretonh.nsw.edu.au

For further information, please refer to the Oratory@LN Handbook and or contact us at oratory@loretonh.nsw.edu.au


Kind Regards,

Ms Bernadette O’Dwyer

Oratory Coordinator