Community Connections

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*2018 Opens’ Sydney Trip* Coordinator Wrap

The Marsden SHS Open Rugby League “Sydney Tour” is now complete! What a special three days…  We leave the fields with so many great memories, a broad array of skills, new friendships and some very important tools to maintain an academic, organised and professional approach to life. As a teaching group we could not have

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Opens Sydney Camp *Day 3*

After a convincing 28 point win over Penrith Panthers U18s last night, our Open A’s Rugby League Squad began their final day in Sydney with a 6:30am recovery session at the Wentworthville Swimming Centre.  In the Centre’s 50m pool, players were put through a series of movements designed to aid recovery after the highly physical

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Opens Sydney Camp *Day 2*

Day 2 in Sydney saw a massive 9 tries to 2 win for our Opens Rugby League side against the highly fancied Penrith Panthers SG Ball team. This took place in front of a big crowd at Patrician Brothers College Blacktown. Player of the match in a comprehensive and typically tough team effort was classy

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Mako Captains Catch Broncos

While our Year 12 Open A’s captured the hearts and imagination of the Marsden school community with their stunning run towards a State GF, 2017 also tossed up some superb results in the juniors with the 7s and 8’s doing exceptionally well and our 9’s showing tremendous improvement from last year too. Just as it

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*Sept 14* Mental Health Auction

Get your cash out footy folks for this phenomenal fundraiser! If the current buzz around Mates Talk Change (#MTC) in the Marsden SHS School Community is anything to go by then a 300 strong crowd at last year’s #MTC Mental Health Auction promises to be crash tackled on September 14 when the 2017 event kicks

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*Competition* Design a Logo

Heads up, Makos!  Here’s your chance to intercept some cool prizes and contribute something super special to a shark-tacular school initiative which ties in perfectly with our Rugby League Excellence program… Hot on the heels of the arrival of the new “Don’t Mess with Marsden” program, a call has gone out to budding young artists across

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Broncos EPD Presentation

Player Welfare Officer Adam Walsh (See pictured below) from the Brisbane Broncos Elite Player Development (EPD) program delivered a presentation today to members of the MSHS Opens Squad . Carried out in our school’s library, the topic of the lecture was on mental health and how it relates to the ‘Greatest Game of All’. Normally reserved

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*Volunteer Opportunity* 2017 RL World Cup

Attention Marsden State High School Rugby League Community! Kicking off October 2017, the best male and female Rugby League players from around the world will be in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea playing for the most sought after prize in international Rugby League. 16 NATIONS 40 GAMES 13 CITIES 700 VOLUNTEERS 5 WEEKS 1 UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE  To ensure this

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Broncos Help as Mates Talk Change

The Mates Talk Change Leadership team – comprising of 43 #MTC leaders from Marsden State High School rugby league and touch excellence programs – has hosted its inaugural #MTC Auction Fundraiser. Over 270 guests including Brisbane Broncos’ players Anthony Milford and Joe Ofahengaue, Marsden SHS staff, local councillors, community members, local businesses, sponsors and family

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#MTC Auction Night Success

Tonight some wonderful Marsden State High School Year 12 rugby league memorabilia went under the hammer in our 2016 Mates Talk Change (#MTC) Program Auction. This raised much needed funds for a program, linked closely to our Rugby League Excellence program, which has changed the way young men and women at our school think and

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