Located in the heart of the Gold Coast, Somerset College is one of Australia's leading independent Primary and Secondary education providers.
We are committed to developing engaged global citizens, aspiring to excellence, demonstrating integrity and valuing difference.
To succeed, a child needs a great foundation. At Somerset College, we give students that foundation and set them on a path to achieving their best. We offer programmes from Pre-Prep to Year 12 and invite you to be part of the Somerset experience.
Global Awareness Day LunchBuy Tickets$10.00 to $15.00
The Senior Ball - Class of 2016Buy Tickets$170.00
The Senior Ball Parent FunctionBuy Tickets$70.00
From the Headmaster - Week 7
By Craig Bassingthwaighte, Headmaster
In a number of forums, our Facilities Manager, Mr Damian Flint, has reported on the growing subscription to and use of the new Fitness Centre, Courts and Track. There are over 800 registered members of Spartan Fitness who are variously huffing, puffing, running, rowing, lifting, stretching, cycling, Pilating, Zumbafying and Boxercising! (I’m mainly doing the first two!).
Winners Everywhere at Trivia Night
By Andrew Butler, Head Coach - Rowing
With many teams going all out to fulfil the “Everything Olympic” themed trivia night, leading the way with their fancy dress to take the prize of “Best dressed table” were the “Bolivian Conchita Women's Wrestling Team” which was made up of parents, teachers and was led by Somerset Alumna and current rowing parent, Emma Rudkin.
1st XV Rugby and Mudgeeraba State Special School Join Forces
By Scott Walsh, Director of Rugby
On Tuesday 17 May the Somerset 1st XV Rugby team showed they are more than just good Rugby players, they are engaged and active members of our wider community. The 1st XV has embarked on a five-week volunteer programme in association with Mudgeeraba State Special School.
How Human-made Systems Connect People
By Kylie Russell, Year 2 Teacher
Year 2 have been learning about how human-made systems connect people. Our Unit of Inquiry is part of How We Organise Ourselves and the key concepts we have been exploring are connection and borders.