Children's Challenge


Challenge 2019: Workshops for the Gifted

When: Monday 1st July and Tuesday 2nd July

Where: Our Lady's College, Chester Road, Annerley

Challenge 2019 is an exciting two-day program of challenging activities designed for students from Prep to Year 7 who are seeking extension beyond the regular school curriculum.

Registrations are now closed

Workshops each day run from 10am to 3pm with a supervised 30 minute lunch break.

Children are required to bring their own lunch, drink bottle and hat each day.

Each day there will be a parent session offered at 10.30am and there is no registration or cost required for parent sessions.  Topic details will be provided closer to the event.

Monday Parent Talks

10:30 am - Michele Juratowitch

"Self-Regulation": Is this the way for children to manage arousal related to stressors, anxiety and major life events?

1:00 pm - Anthony Stevens

Emerging Issues in Gifted Education: Yours and mine

Tuesday Parent Talk

10:30am - Anthony Stevens

Emerging Issues in Gifted Education: Yours and mine

Workshops for Challenge 2019 are finalised.

You must register to attend this event - follow the instructions below.

Registration Costs are:

$77 per child per day for non-members

$66 per child per day for QAGTC members.

QAGTC Members with 2 or more children on the SAME day $55 each child PER DAY

Registrations closed now.


To register for Workshops download either of the document links below and save the file to your computer. 

1. Choose the Password Protected version Challenge-2019-Passworded.pdf to send your completed registration with a degree of security if you are paying by credit card. The password for the secured document is qazx

2. If you are using the standard registration form select the Challenge-2019.pdf This may be suitable if paying by EFT.

In either case, download and save the pdf file to your computer and open it in a quality pdf reader such as Adobe PDF Reader or similar.

Complete the fillable form and resave the completed form to your computer. Reopen the file to check that you have the form with the saved registration data before you send by email to register.

Then email the completed form as an attachment to office [at] qagtc [dot] org [dot] au.

OR print and complete the form manually, remembering to write CLEARLY and either scan the completed form and email to office [at] qagtc [dot] org [dot] au OR post to Challenge 2019, PO Box 2311, Mansfield DC 4122 with your payment.

Registration placement is only confirmed once payment has been received.

Registration will close on the 21st June.

All enquires by email to office [at] qagtc [dot] org [dot] au

Brief list of Workshops on Offer

Years   Monday 1st July   Tuesday 2nd July
P-2  01MTP12 - Fairy Tales can come True: Dare to Write! – This is a 2 day writing workshop 
P-2  02MP2 - Hollywood tricks/superhero and villains      03TP2 - Hollywood tricks/superhero and villains
1-2  04M12 - Oodles of Doodles  

  05T23 - Experimenting with Flight

2-3-4     06T234 - Have we ruined Australia?
3-4  07M34 - Magic of Triangles  
3-4  08M34 - Australia’s next top Super Hero  09T34 - YouTube basic workshop
3-4  10M34 - Zootopia  
3-4  12M34 - Design a Planet  13T34 - Design a Planet
3-4-5  14M345 - Science of Flight  15T345 - From Doodles to Da Vinci
5-6  17M56 - The secret life of Rocks  18T56 - The secret life of Rocks
5-6-7  19M567 - Have we ruined Australia?  20T567 - Triangles and Circles
5-6-7  21M567 - 3D Sculptural Construction  24T567 - Tactile Basket Weaving
5-6-7  22M567 - Action/extreme filmmaking  23T567 - YouTube gaming advanced

Link to read Descriptions of the 2019 Challenge Workshops