House Captains

 

Our Houses



Cowan House (Blue)


Blue house is named after Edith Cowan. Edith was born in Western Australia in 1861. She worked for the rights and welfare of women and children. She is best known as the first Australian woman to serve as a member of parliament.


2018 Cowan House Captains


Florey House (Green)


Green house is named after Howard Florey. Howard was born in South Australia in 1898. He is best known for developing penicillin to be used for medicine. Florey's discoveries are estimated to have saved over 200 million lives.


2018 Florey House Captains


Flynn House (Red)


Red House is named after John Flynn. John was born in 1880 in Victoria. He is best known for starting the Royal Flying Doctor Service, the world's first flying ambulance. 


Flynn House Captains


Kenny House (Gold)


Gold House was named after Elizabeth Kenny. Elizabeth was born in 1880 in New South Wales. She was a nurse and she is best known for helping people who were sick with polio. Kenny's principles of muscle rehabilitation became the foundation of physical therapy or physiotherapy.


Kenny House Captains