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Positive Mindset Creative Arts Festival 2017

 Winners announced

The Positive Mindset Creative Arts Festival was held on Wednesday 11 October 2017. What a great event, please see winners below.

Listen to our winners now! Thanks to Pop Up Radio Australia.

Drama

Primary

Groves Christian College

Secondary

1st Carmel College

2nd Woodridge State High School

3rd Rochedale State High School

Music

Primary School

1st Groves Christian College

2nd Groves Christian College

3rd Browns Plains State School

Secondary

1st Flagstone State School

2nd Loganlea State High School

3rd Rochedale State High School

Rock band

1st and 2nd Chisholm Catholic College

3rd Flagstone State Community College

Group entry

1st Rochedale State High School

2nd Carmel College

3rd Carmel College

Original music

1st Flagstone State Community College

2nd Loganlea State High School

3rd Rochedale State High School

Dance

Primary School

1st Cleveland State School

2nd Flagstone State Community College

3rd Groves Christian College

Secondary

1st St Eugenes School

2nd Flagstone State Community College

3rd Rochedale State High School

Visual Art

Carmel College

People's Choice

Secondary School Carmel College

Primary School Groves Christian College

Primary School Visual Art Winner

Browns Plains State School

Secondary School Visual Art Winner

Citipoint Christian College

Media Arts

Open- Media Arts

Carmel College – 1st, 2nd, 3rd

2017 Positive Mindset Creative Arts Festival

Listen to our winners now! Thanks to Pop Up Radio Australia.

Hundreds of students will soon descend on the Logan Entertainment Centre to take part in the  Positive Mindset Creative Arts Festival 2017.

Thanks to our partners, Queensland University of Technology, Logan Together, headspace, Griffith University, Children’s Health Queensland and the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital, Pop Up Radio Australia and the Queensland Academies Creative Industries.

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FESTIVAL THEME

Create Connect Chat

Being creative helps you to keep a positive mindset.

Your community will support you during difficult times. Stay connected to stay positive.

Do you have a friend who just doesn’t want to hang out anymore? A friend whose smiley face is now a frown? Sometimes just having a chat in person or on the phone is the first step towards helping them feel better. You can make a difference!

PRIZES AND INCENTIVES

  • All participating schools will have access to free Mental Health First Aid for Youth  (for staff)  and winnng schools will also receive free Teen Mental Health First Aid training  (for students). 
  • All participating schools will have access to a mutually agreed professional development workshop on a mental health topic for the school staff and community.
  • All participating schools will have access to priority and reserved tickets for the Grand Final event at the Logan Entertainment Centre.
  • All participating students will receive a Certificate of Participation.
  • All finalists will receive a Certificate of Achievement.
  • All winners will receive a Certificate of Achievement, a medal and a trophy.
  • All winning schools will receive a Mental Health Resources Pack for the school.
  • The Music Category winner(s) will have access to a free recording session at Radio 4EB FM’s recording studio.

NEED HELP NOW?

If you believe you, your friend or your child is not coping or showing signs of a mental illness, in the first instance, you may wish to:

1. Talk to someone you trust this could be parents, teachers, school counsellors, chaplains or youth workers

2. Visit a GP

Please see below helpful resources:

www.kidshelpline.com.au

Ph: 1800 55 1800

www.youthbeyondblue.com  

Ph: 1300 22 4636

www.headspace.org.au

Ph: 1800 650 890

www.ruok.org.au

www.reachout.com

www.bullyingnoway.gov.au

Last updated 30 October 2017
Last reviewed 5 August 2015