Students explore, discover and develop their talents and interests through Northside's diverse offerings of co-curricular activities.

Alongside our academic and vocational programs, rich learning opportunities arise through extensive co-curricular activities, faith-in-action missions trips, challenging camping programs, creative pursuits, overseas student-exchanges and sporting interests.

Some examples of our co-curricular activities include:

Battle of the Minds

ICAS Competitions

(Mathematics, Science & Computing)

Maths Team Challenge

Maths Engineering Challenge

University courses

(For selected senior students as an enhanced studies program)

Extension classes in some core subject areas

Physics, Chemistry, & Biology Olympiads

(Senior students)

Biennial musicals

Public speaking competitions

STEM program

(Science, Technology, Engineering Mathematics)

Curriculum compaction

and grade-skipping may be considered for some students (Junior School only)

Lunchtime activities vary across the schools. They include:







Prayer & Discipleship

Language Club

Writing & reading groups

Additional sports coaching, training & competitions

G2T - Garden to Table gardening & permaculture club

Leadership groups are offered in all schools. Some examples include:

Peer support

Event management

Technical team training

Lighting, sound, audio visual



Mission and outreach activities are an integral part of College life. Some students enjoy:

Aged-care home visits

Valley Street ministry

BBQ for the homeless

World Vision fundraising

Overseas missions trips

China/Hong Kong, Uganda

YOUR CHILD - A first ever feature film written, filmed and produced by Northside students and staff

Northside Shout - a digital magazine produced by Northside students

Watch all the episodes here