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Local Community Day

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Gold leaders Adeng Santino and Jye Bonell appear with 2018 panellists, Mr Geoff McDonald, Ms Chanele Lucht, Ms Stacey Hixon, Mr Ben Tupas and Mr Bradley Siddans.

Harristown State High School’s annual Local Community Day function was held on Thursday 1st February.  The event for Year 12 English students was organised as a conference to explore issues impacting on the city of Toowoomba.

The 2018 panel included Councillor Geoff McDonald, Toowoomba Regional Council, Ms Chanele Lucht, the Business Development Manager, Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport, Mr Ben Tupas, a Harristown SHS teacher and digital media producer, Mr Bradley Siddans, the human resources manager of Oakey Beef Exports and Ms Stacey Hixon, the marketing manager for the Toowoomba Chronicle.

The function is designed to assist Year 12 English students to write their first English task, a feature article focussing on Toowoomba.