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International Success in Australia
by CGHS Admin - Monday, 29 August 2016, 11:21 AM

Amelia Persson, Akeira Worthinton & Lily Trotter were selected for the NZSAA Cross Country Team, to compete at the Australian Cross Country Championships in Canberra held on the 20th August. The New Zealand team had a very successful day with some strong individual and team performances. Our ...

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National Secondary Schools Culinary Competition
by CGHS Admin - Monday, 29 August 2016, 11:09 AM

Best of luck to Bridget James and Emily Perkins (Year 13) who are heading to Auckland today to compete in the national culinary finals tomorrow! The competition begins at 1pm. 

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Equestrian Teams do well in One day Event at McLeans Island
by CGHS Admin - Monday, 29 August 2016, 9:26 AM

Our two Equestrian Teams did extremely well in the One Day Event at McLeans Island held on Saturday. They had a crazy early start and were first on to dressage at 8am and battled wind, rain and then finally sun (after we had finished). They competed against 22 other teams and the Red Team of Molly Thacker, Gemma Diederich, Lucy Cochrane and Katie Gerrets finished 3rd (2nd in the Trophy). The Blue Team of Abby Harris, Charlotte Coleman, Poppy Coleman and Maggie Copeland finished 10th. Well done girls!

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Cricketing Success
by CGHS Admin - Sunday, 28 August 2016, 4:38 PM

CGHS Year 13 student Courtney Wiseman recently represented Canterbury in the Under 22 Girls' Indoor Cricket team at the Nationals in Lower Hutt. Canterbury came 2nd and Courtney was 1 of only 2 from the team selected to play for NZ Womens' Under 22 team to play in the Trans Tasman Series in New South Wales from Sept 7-11th 2016. Well done Courtney!

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Year 13 Tourism trip update
by CGHS Admin - Friday, 26 August 2016, 2:37 PM


Year 13 Tourism students have been enjoying their second destination on the Alpine-Pacific Triangle, Hanmer Springs. Here they experienced different accommodation types as well as enjoying some activities available in the area.

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Year 13 Tourism students in Kaikoura
by CGHS Admin - Thursday, 25 August 2016, 12:35 PM


The girls are really enjoying Kaikoura! The seal pups were the stars of the show, even posing for photographs.

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Orchestra Primary Schools Tour
by CGHS Admin - Thursday, 25 August 2016, 12:15 PM

On Friday the Orchestra went to Primary schools around Christchurch playing a variety of classical and popular music. It was a good experience for the girls to play in different settings as well as educate the audience on instruments of the Orchestra. A highlight for the audience was the Pop Medley which was arranged by three Yr. 12 students and Mr Langdon.