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Leeuwin Scholarship – Shire of Harvey

About the scholarship

Every year several scholarships are offered to residents aged 15 to 25 years, to participate in a Youth Explorer Voyage onboard the sailing ship STS Leeuwin II.

The Leeuwin Sail Training Program began in 1989 and is managed by the Shire of Harvey, with the valuable support of the Rotary Club of Harvey and the Lions Clubs of Harvey, Brunswick and Australind.

About the voyages

The Youth Explorer Voyage, aimed at young people aged 15 to 25 years, takes you onto the Indian Ocean for six nights and seven days.

The Ultimate Challenge Voyage, aimed at young people with a disability aged 15 to 25 years, is for four nights and five days.

This year scholarships are offered for the following voyages:

  • 16 December to 22 December 2021, departing Fremantle, arriving Fremantle.
  • 21 January to 27 January 2021, departing Bunbury, arriving Fremantle.

Find out more about the voyages on the Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation website.

Eligibility criteria

Applicants must:

  • Be aged between 15 to 25 years.
  • Be a resident in the Shire of Harvey.

The Shire of Harvey makes an annual contribution to the program with additional funds provided through the generous donations of local service clubs.

Applicants are asked to contribute minimum of $400 towards their voyage.

How are applications assessed?

Each scholarship application is assessed by the Community Sail Training Trust Advisory Group. This group is made up of Shire of Harvey Councillors and staff, and representatives from local service clubs. If your application is supported by the Advisory Group, a service club representative will arrange an interview with you. The Advisory Group will make the final decision on funding your scholarship for the voyage.

Application timeline

  • Applications close Friday, 6 August 2021.
  • Interviews conducted by local service clubs mid to late August 2021.
  • Interviews assessed and scholarships allocated early September 2021.
  • Confirmation of successful and unsuccessful scholarship applications Friday, 17 September 2021.
  • Applicants contributions due Wednesday, 1 October 2021.
  • Successful applicants to contact the Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation for relevant approvals prior to receiving booking.

How do I apply?

To apply for the Leeuwin scholarship, please complete the application form by 4pm on Friday, 6 August 2021.

Leeuwin Scholarship


This week ASHS will celebrate NAIDOC Week, Heal Country!
A better understanding of the relationship between every Australian, out First Nation people and respect for Country is a complex message that we are committed to supporting and sharing. We are reminded this week that the respect that we hold of our smaller community as part of our recognition of the greater Wardandi Noongar Boodja can be the glue that draws us closer together.

2021 NAIDOC Week Program




Refer to the open Day Program for locations of individual teaching staff who will be available for ‘snapshot’ interviews of your child’s progress.

Year 11 2022 students may discuss subject selections with Learning Area staff, along with displays of VET and ATAR opportunities and future pathways during the VET and ATAR Expo from 3.30pm. Join our Deputies for the VET and ATAR presentation on the big screen from 4.30pm.
Parents and carers of VET students will join Jessica Rennick – Workplace Learning Coordinator – in the Lecture Theatre for two compulsory WPL Parent Inductions at either 12.30pm or 5pm.
Our Student Wellbeing Expo will showcase over a dozen community organisations supporting the health of wellbeing of our students and families. Meet our Student Wellbeing Support team either in this space or at the Student Wellbeing Centre in the main courtyard. Our Health and Phys Ed team will also be on hand to answer questions and provide information on the programs and opportunities offered to students.
Join a School Tour commencing from our amazing purpose built, state of the art Year 7 Transition space – the Egret Wing – from 3.30pm. Our incredible Hospitality Kitchen will also be open for students and parents to view but one of the areas offering many Certificate Courses from ASHS Registered Training Organisation RTO Code 50533.
Come and say hello to the smiling faces of Janine, Marie and Lucy as they provide for sale some of the delicious food available every day to our lucky students. Our Emergency Services Cadet Unit will also be cooking up a sensational Sausage Sizzle for a gold coin donation, raising funds for Relay for Life – a great cause the unit was awarded the 2019 Shane Krikke Memorial Award for their exceptional assistance of the event.
Have questions or need directions? The friendly Front Office staff are always happy to help. Our fine members of the ASHS Student Executive will also be available around the school to offer directions or assistance throughout the day.
Will be available in the Front Office and around the school with details on times and locations. Images are also attached here to this post.

Grab a jacket and a scarf, maybe a brolly, and join us for 2021 Open Day – open from 11am to 5.30pm. We look forward to seeing all of our school community.

open day programme web

School Development Days – Monday 19th July and Tuesday 20th July

Monday 19th July and Tuesday 20th July are School Development Days and students do not attend school on these days.

Tuesday 20th July is our school Open Day and details are on Connect and in the attached Open Day Program.

Term 3 2021 commences for students on Wednesday 21st July.

Open Day Program 2021



11 July 2021


From the Principal – Public School Review June 2021

Please find below the recent extremely positive report from our Public School Review, celebrating the good work that is occurring to support all students at Australind Senior High School. Congratulations to  all our staff, students and families and thank you for your on-going positive contributions.



2nd July 2021

Australind Senior High School Public School Review report June 2021 (1)

From the Principal – Country Week Cancelled

Parents and Students
Due to the emerging situation and health advice in Perth the Director General of Education has informed schools that Country Week will now be cancelled.
Students will not leave their school to travel to Perth.
Please do not go to the school for the departure.
This coming school week will now be a regular school week for students and staff.

**Students participating in school approved and organised Work Place Learning (WPL) activities should attend their work placement that is planned.

**If you have been in Perth/Peel Region and have come out of that Region back to the Southwest today, you will need to follow the restrictions that are in place.

You will need to wear a mask for the next 3 days and then continue to follow the advice for that region should it change. 

All of our staff have in the past and will again comply with this expectation.

At this time we do not have any advice related to staff or students that were in Perth prior to today. This may change. 

If we have further updates we will inform you.

I will address the Year 11 and 12 student cohort in Period 2 Monday 28 June.

Check the latest updates on




27 June 2021

Midford Uniforms – Holiday Trading Hours

The Australind Uniform Store will close for the school holidays on Thursday 1st July 2021 and resume for Term 3 on Monday 26th July 2021.

All new families can make their own uniform fitting appointments through the link below – All families must make an appointment



Monday 19th July 12.30pm to 4.00pm

Tuesday 20th July 10.00am to 4.30pm

Wednesday 21st July 8.00pm to 11.30pm

Thursday 22nd July 8.00pm to 11.30pm

Normal Opening Hours

Monday 12.30pm – 4.00pm
Wednesday 8.00am – 11.30am
Thursday 8.00am – 11.30am

Please contact Kodie on 0474 103 040

Year 7 Transition 2022 – Parent Information Evening

Our key Transition Team of staff are visiting all local intake primary schools to discuss with parents and carers our Year 7 programs, processes and structures which enable a smooth transition journey from primary to high school.
Please join us to find out about our enrolment applications, key dates of importance, highly successful Specialist Programs and to have any questions answered by our informative team.
More information?

Year 7 2022 Transition – Specialist Programs

ASHS Specialist Programs Registration of Interest is now available!
“𝐉𝐚𝐳𝐳 𝐌𝐮𝐬𝐢𝐜 𝐬𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐜𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐮𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐢𝐧𝐬𝐩𝐢𝐫𝐞 𝐮𝐬 𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡 𝐲𝐞𝐚𝐫, 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐢𝐫 𝐭𝐚𝐥𝐞𝐧𝐭, 𝐝𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐚𝐥𝐰𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐭𝐫𝐲𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐢𝐫 𝐚𝐛𝐬𝐨𝐥𝐮𝐭𝐞 𝐛𝐞𝐬𝐭”
𝐀𝐧𝐝𝐫𝐞𝐰 𝐌𝐚𝐜𝐤𝐚𝐲-𝐒𝐢𝐦
𝐉𝐚𝐳𝐳 𝐌𝐮𝐬𝐢𝐜 𝐓𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐞𝐫
If your student is passionate about music, our team of inspiring music teachers have been raising the standard of the ASHS Arts Department with 6 award winning bands, Approved Jazz Specialist Program and our Certificate and ATAR Music Courses.
“𝐖𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐚 𝐝𝐫𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐜𝐮𝐫𝐢𝐨𝐬𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐭𝐨 𝐮𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝, 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐌𝐚𝐏 𝐬𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐞𝐪𝐮𝐢𝐩𝐩𝐞𝐝 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐤𝐢𝐥𝐥𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝐦𝐚𝐤𝐞 𝐚 𝐝𝐢𝐟𝐟𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞”
𝐁𝐫𝐞𝐭𝐭 𝐆𝐚𝐬𝐤𝐞𝐥𝐥
𝐒𝐩𝐞𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐬𝐭 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐦 𝐂𝐨𝐨𝐫𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐨𝐫
Building on more than a decade of success, our MaP teaching team continue to create and cultivate amazing and vast opportunities for our critical thinking Mathematics and Philosophy students.
Kylie Pilsworth

Year 10 Pathway Planning – Parent Information Sessions

Dear Parents/Carers,

You are invited to attend the Year 10 Pathway Planning Information Sessions for ATAR and VET courses.
ATAR Pathway
5:30pm to 6:30pm
VET Pathway
7:00pm to 8:00pm
For further information, please do not hesitate to contact the school on 9797 4400 or australind.shs@education.wa.edu.au