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Students sleep out for homeless

A group of 80 students and nine staff from Cabra Dominican College raised more than $11,000 for the homeless by participating in the annual Vinnies Winter Sleepout on June 14.

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Cabra music centre opened

A new $2.3 million music centre at Cabra Dominican College has been named after Sr Thérèse Sweeney who attended Cabra and then taught at the school.

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Dominican vine still bearing fruit

Last December the Dominican Sisters celebrated 150 years of ministry in Adelaide, Melbourne and Port Pirie Diocese. This is an edited version of the reflection given by SR BERNADETTE KILEY OP in the Cabra Chapel.


Giving peace a chance

A drone that detects people who are being ‘helpful and good’, a microchip implanted at birth to record kind deeds and a device that purifies dirty water – these were just some of the creative ideas for ‘peace machines’ currently on display in Adelaide.


A Vinnies Christmas at Cabra

It's beginning to look a bit like Christmas at Cabra Dominican College where Year 6 to 10 House Captains and members of the Social Justice Group gathered to decorate the Monica Farrelly Atrium in preparation for their St Vincent de Paul Christmas Appeal. The students are collecting donations of gifts and non-perishable items, which will be distributed to those in need in their local community.


Café Crumbs in a class of its own

“The coffee is awesome,” says Tom Doherty as he welcomes visitors to Café Crumbs. He’s right – the coffee is very good and so are the home-made biscuits, but nowhere near as good as the smiles on customers’ faces as they are served by students of the St Mary’s Unit at Cabra Dominican College.