External Courses

The information/courses listed below are provided in good faith for St Hilda’s parents. They are not organised by the School nor do they form part of the School’s curriculum. Parents should make their own enquiries about the suitability of these activities for their child.

Courses and Community Events

Suburban Lions Minkey/Cubs and Hockey Clinic July Holidays

Tue -Thur 4-6 July and Tue-Thur 11-13 July
Minkey/Cubs 12.30-1.30pm - Cost $15 per session or $80 for the program
All other age groups 1.30-4.30pm - Cost $45 per session or $250 for the program
Venue: Tregonning playing fields, Verdun Street, Nedlands

Please confirm attendance by email to secretary@suburbanlions.org  and deposit the appropriate fee into the club's account (BSB 306 084 A/C 017 9461) with name/clinic as a reference, prior to clinics commencing.

UWA Baseball and Softball Club

Winter softball is here! It's a great way to prepare for school softball trails. UWA Baseball and Softball Club is looking for players to complete their 15s junior winter softball team. Training is on Tuesdays at Cottesloe Primary School from 4pm to 5:30pm. Games are on Sunday mornings at various locations. The season has started and it finishes at the end of August. Must be 15 or under by1 September 2017. Some experience in school or club softball is desirable.

The team is made up of a great bunch of girls from local schools as well as experienced coaches! If you are keen please contact the UWA Junior Softball Coordinator (Angelica) via email

Parenting Girls

Parenting Girls is a three-week online course designed to equip parents with tools and strategies to help handle the challenges and demands on girls growing up today. For more information, click here

URSTRONG: The Language of Friendship

Through interactive parent-tween activities, parents can learn strategies to help their child put out "friendship fires", how to put a voice to their feelings and the best ways to support him/her through unhealthy relationships. Held at Perth College, there are sessions between May and November. Click here for more information. 

Phillips Dojos

If your child is interested in learning martial arts, please click here for information about Phillips Dojos in Nedlands. The Dojo teaches respect, focus, confidence, benevolence and courage.

Breast Awareness and Injury Prevention

In collaboration with a team of physiotherapists and a strength and conditioning coach with a Bachelor of Science (Exercise and Health) and Masters in Exercise Science (Strength and Conditioning), PEGY has developed product knowledge, experience and fitting expertise and tailored a packaged of valuable information for teens and women in relation to breast awareness, injury prevention and sports bra fitting guidelines.  PEGY offer information sessions and professional fitting services for teens and women to encourage and support them in their pursuits of sporting activities, general fitness, health and well-being in achieving active healthy lives. 

Further information is available here, via email or mobile on 0416 298 760.

UWA-Nedlands FC: Under 17s Girls Soccer Tryouts

UWA-Nedlands FC is a soccer club based in the Western Suburbs of Perth. Trent Pagnozzi has recently been appointed as the Under 17s girls team coach for UWA Nedlands FC. The team trains at Mount Claremont Oval every Wednesday evening 6pm - 7:30pm and games are every Sunday. Trent coached the St Hilda’s Junior A Soccer Team in 2016, as well as Athletics sprints, and will be coaching the St Hilda’s Year 7/8 A Soccer Team in 2017. 

If you are interested in trying out for the UWA Nedlands FC Under 17s soccer team, please contact Trent on 0422 801 548 or via email.   

Free Fitness Sessions

Girls between the age of 12 and 19 are eligible for a month of free fitness sessions through the Girls Make Your Move program, sponsored by the Federal Government. The sessions will be available at YMCA Health and Fitness Centres: click here to find your nearest one. More information about the program can be seen here. The program is running until the end of June. 

Claremont Girls Junior Football Club

Girls in Years 7-9 are eligible to sign up for the Tiger Girls Footy team! For further enquiries please contact Kim Stewart on 0467 597 738 or via email. Click here to register: the competition for registration is 2017 Girls Registration Fees.

Exercise Therapy

The Exercise Therapist runs two junior programs: Breathe Easy, for mindfulness, and Adolescent Strength and Conditioning. It is also running workshops for staff and students on the impact of mindfulness and exercise on anxiety and mental health for the youth. 

The FunPad

The FunPad is a brand new, clean and hygienic mobile soft play centre/jungle gym. Fitted out in a fullyrefurbished double decker bus, the FunPad’s equipment provides hours of fun for children aged 3-12 years. 


High energy hip hop dance classes for all ages, from beginner to advanced. Click here for more information about classes and pricing. 

Vogue Performers

Jazz, tap, acrobatics, hip hop, ballet, lyrical, musical theatre and singing for babies to adults. If you mention that you saw this in the newsletter, Vogue Performers will offer new students a 1-week free trial. Click here for more information. 

Dance Classes

All Star Dance and Performance Centre is offering fun, professional and family-run performance classes for all ages throughout 2017. Click here to view the flyer.