byron breeze what's on | tERM 1 wEEK 4 2021


Byron Bay High School delivers a collaborative learning environment where students achieve excellence through our connection with community and land, creating holistic leaders of the future.

Dates for your diary


  • Tue 23 Feb | FNC AFL 15s Gala Day for boys and girls
  • Wed 24 Feb | Wellbeing Evening with Karim and Michael
  • Wed 24 Feb - Fri 26 Feb | Camp Koinonia, Evans Head
  • Thu 25 Feb | The International Songwriting Experience


  • Mon 8 Mar | FNC Open Basketball Gala Day Trials - BISC
  • Tue 9 Mar | Vaccinations - Year 7
  • Mon 15 Mar | Zeal Theatre Performance
  • Mon 15 Mar | RSA - Year 12
  • Tue 16 Mar | Year 7 2022 Parent Information Evening
  • Tue 16 Mar | P&C Meeting
  • Wed 17 Mar | Year 7 2022 Taster Lessons
  • Fri 26 Mar | Mufti Day - Harmony Day


  • Thu 1 Apr | Last day of Term 1
  • Fri 2 Apr | Good Friday
  • Sun 4 Apr | Easter Sunday
  • Mon 5 Apr | Easter Monday
  • Tue 20 Apr | First day of Term 2

Payments now due

  • Wednesday Sport fees - Years 7 - 10 | price varies
  • Aquatics Program - Years 7 to 10 | $40
  • Year 9 PASS Beach Fitness | $20
  • Zeal Theatre Performance | price varies
  • FNC AFL 15s Gala Day | $12

Wellbeing Evening with Karim and Michael

  • Where: Byron Theatre
  • When: Wed 24 Feb 2021
  • Time: 6:00 pm

Byron Bay High School Wellbeing Evening with Karim and Michael is a follow up event of the successful Wellbeing Panel Information Evening held in 2020.

Karim Kaufman is the Youth and Family Worker with the Byron Youth Service.

Michael Marriot is the Specialist Youth Drug and Alcohol Counsellor with Byron Bay Central Hospital.

They support students of Byron Bay High School and wider community.

This evening is a chance to hear from two specialists who work with our young people who are at an age of defining their identity against ever present global trends.

There will be a chance to ask Karim and Michael questions of your own.

Come along to be part of a conversation about the trends of the young people of our community.

This is a Covidsafe event.

Book NOW here!

Sport News

2021 Swimming Carnival

Well done to our age champions and to the Dolphins House on the win. Good luck to all of our swimmers at the Far North Coast Championships. Winning house – DOLPHINS.

Girls Age Champions

  • 12 years - Isabelle Miller and Marcella Allen
  • 13 years - Eloise Knezy and Kyra Wilkinson
  • 14 years - Juniper Harper
  • 15 years - Grace Wuehr
  • 16 years - Suki Alford
  • 17 years - Meg Porter

Boys Age Champions

  • 12 years - Lucas Johnston
  • 13 years - Inigo Rowland
  • 14 years - Ace Fyfield
  • 15 years - Rhett Walshaw
  • 16 years - Jay Dunbar-Reid
  • 17 years - Seth Carter

Far North Coast Swim Team

Congratulations to all swimmers who competed at the Far North Coast Championships on Tuesday. What a great bunch of kids to take away, all supportive of each other and doing their school proud in the way they competed and behaved on the day. Special mention to our Year 7’s who joined the team this year, some nerves, but all stepped up to do their best. Well done!

Qualifiers for North Coast Championships in Coffs Harbour Tuesday 2 March


  • Meg Porter | 17 yrs - 200, 100, 50 free, 100 Fly
  • Suki Alford |16 yrs - 200, 100, 50 free
  • Eloise Knezy | 13 yrs - 50 free
  • Isabella Farrell | 14 yrs - 50 free
  • Leilani Carter | 16 yrs - 50 free
  • 13 yrs girls relay | Ashante Rettenmaier, Eloise Knezy, Kyra Wilkinson, Ocea Curtis
  • 14 yrs girls relay | Isabella Farrell Juniper Harper, Lani Ferwerda, Milarnie King
  • 16 yrs girls relay | Suki Alford, Leilani Carter, Mabel Blair, Josie Nagel


  • Rhett Walshaw | 15 yrs - 200, 100 50 free 100 breast, 100 back, 100 fly
  • Jay Dunbar Reid | 16 yrs - 200 100 50 free, 100 breast, 100 back
  • Seth Carter | 17 yrs - 100 free, 50 free
  • Ace Fyfield | 14 yrs - 50 free
  • Jonah Caoyonan | 16 yrs - 50 free
  • Beau Wodiske | 13 yrs - 50 free
  • 14 yrs boys relay |Ace Fyfield, Marley Shrimpton, Sunny O’Neill, Kai Prosser
  • 16 yrs boys relay | Jay Dunbar Reid, Jack Wilson, Jack Aitkins, Jonah Caoyonan
  • 17 yr boys relay | Seth Carter, Etienne Cornu, Rhett Walshaw, Chris Coppin
  • Medley boys relay | Seth Carter, Jay Dunbar-Reid, Jonah Caoyonan, Jack Wilson
  • 12 x 50 knockout | Meg Porter, Suki Alford, Juniper Harper, Mabel Blair, Isabella Farrell, Leilani Carter, Seth Carter, Jay Dunbar-Reid, Jonah Caoyonan, Rhett Walshaw, Etienne Cornu, Jack Wilson

Mrs Kelley Caoyonan - Sport Coordinator and Year 8 Year Adviser

Year 7 2021 Parent Welcome BBQ

2 March 2021 - 5.30 to 6.30 pm

A chance for our new Year 7 parents to meet with staff of Byron Bay High School. This is not a parent / teacher information session but a chance to get to meet and get to know the staff of Byron Bay High School.

All attendees, including students, staff and visitors, parents and carers, must be well and free of any flu-like symptoms. All visitors must sign the External Visitors Form and scan the QR code.

COVID-19 Restrictions for parents still apply at school

In accordance with NSW Health, Parents and carers ARE NOT ALLOWED ON SCHOOL SITES or at off-site school events held during school hours except for the following purposes only:

  • Essential parent and carer meetings with teachers and/or school executives, with a scheduled appointment. This includes scheduled meetings with parents and carers of prospective students. If you are coming for a prearranged appointment please bring your mobile phone so you can scan our QR Code.
  • Parents and carers who have been contacted by the school for the purpose of picking up their child if they are unwell. Parents and Carers will be asked to arrange a COVID-19 test for their child if they have displayed flu-like symptoms while at school. (If you are responding to our school absence SMS that your child is absent due to illness, please be specific about what symptoms or type of illness they have.)
  • Parents and carers who need to be on site to Volunteer in the School Canteen.

Thank you for your understanding. It is important that we abide by NSW Health guidelines.

Information about payments

We are in the process of changing the way payments are made for your child at Byron Bay High School to make it easier for you.

We will be using School Bytes going forward for both payments as well as general correspondence.

For instructions on how to do this please click here for a Parent Payment Guide this will open a new tab for you with the instructions, so you can follow whilst making payments.

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Ange McDermott


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