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Surfing at MRPS

In Terms 1 & 2, middle cell and senior cell students participated in surfing classes as part of the offsite sport options program. Conditions and tides in Term 1 saw the classes being held at the Rivermouth while Term 2 with its light winds and high tides saw the program run exclusively at Sewer Bowls […]

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MRPS Hit the Waves for Faction Surfing Carnival

Margaret River Primary School surfers ran their faction surfing carnival at the River Mouth at the end of term 1 in good quality consistent 3 – 4 feet surf. In the first semi-final despite consistent surfing from Earth captain Murray McG and Amara R, Forest were able to outpoint them, chiefly through good surfing from […]

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Middle Cell Surfing Carnival 2014

Middle Cell surfers reran their faction surfing carnival last Friday at the River Mouth in conditions which began reasonably, but deteriorated throughout the morning, as the onshore wind grew stronger and a few light showers rained down on parent spectators and contest officials. In an exciting first semi-final Sun faction pipped Forest at the post […]

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Time for a break…

As we break for the Easter holidays please note that first day back next term is Monday the 28th April, for both students and staff. Thought you’d enjoy these photos (courtesy of Surfing Margaret River) taken at the Interschool Surfing Carnival last Friday, to get into that holiday mood. Written and posted by D. Veary; […]

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Pro-Surfer Visits MRPS

This week pro-surfer Felicity Parmentier visited MRPS to inspire students with stories of her personal experience in making it into the top 19 women surfers in the world.  Felicity (or Floss) is our local surfing legend Josh Parmentier’s cousin and she is a great role model, explaining how she had to stay focused and keep […]

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