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Industrial Technology Skills Utilised in Community Garden

Date: May 15, 2018

Our Year 12 Industrial Technology students have just finalised their 2018 project for the College Community Garden. For this project,

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Students Harness Their Passion for the Environment

Date: May 14, 2018

Recently, 9 members of the Suncoast War on Waste leadership team along with 300 other environmental leaders from schools across

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Arts Incursion – The Tarantella

Date: May 14, 2018

Last week, the Primary Students enjoyed an energetic dance workshop with an Italian Dance duo where our students learnt the

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Thai-Link Missions Trip 2018

Date: May 1, 2018

Thai-Link 2018 was an extraordinary experience.  A team of 29 students and staff travelled to Thailand for the 8th time

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Outback-Link Missions Trip 2018

Date: May 1, 2018

A group of Suncoast community members were recently involved in our 4th annual Outback-Link Missions Trip. This year we had

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Hopping into Prep 2019 – Enrolment Interviews

Date: April 18, 2018

Have you completed an Application for Enrolment Form for your child attending Prep in 2019? Appointments will be made this

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  2. May 23

    Onstage

    May 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Suncoast Christian College presents Onstage showcasing a variety of Secondary student performers including Suncoast Vocal

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  3. May 24

    Secondary Photo Day

    May 24

    It is the Secondary School Photo Day on Thursday 24 May.  All Secondary students are

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Email: info@suncoastcc.qld.edu.au

Telephone Main: 07 5451 3600

International: + 61 7 5451 3600

Facsimile: 07 5442 2212


Absentee Line: 07 5451 3602

Primary Office: 07 5451 3652

Secondary Office: 07 5451 3628

Contact Us

Email: info@suncoastcc.qld.edu.au

Telephone Main: 07 5451 3600

International: + 61 7 5451 3600

Facsimile: 07 5442 2212


Absentee Line: 07 5451 3602

Primary Office: 07 5451 3652

Secondary Office: 07 5451 3628

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College History

" It all began with a vision from God, a dream in our hearts and $1,000 in a bank account. " Pastors Neil & Nance Miers

In 1977 Nambour Christian Outreach Centre (now known as Suncoast Church) was little more than a group of dedicated Christians with a vision to extend their ministry.

With only $1,000 as a deposit Pastor Miers and the Church Elders began the search for a suitable site for a place to worship. A 23-acre pineapple farm on Kiel Mountain Road became available for purchase, and, thanks to the generosity and assistance of the owners, it was available on terms that the congregation could meet.

Featuring a large pineapple packing shed with an office, a large family home and an abundance of lush sub-tropical vegetation, the site offered more land and buildings than the Church would need. But then, Pastors Neil and Nance Miers and the Elders had bigger dreams.

The growing congregation included many families with children but at the time there was not a school in the area with a clearly focused Christian outlook on education.

The Kiel Mountain site offered the potential to house such a venture. Thus in 1979 was born Suncoast Christian College. For the first two years, after the Sunday evening service, the church deacons would clear the chairs and bring out the desks for the school week ahead. The College has now come a long way from these beginnings.

June 2004 saw the purchase at auction of the adjoining 16-acre ex-pineapple farm for the further development of the thriving and growing College. Students from their early learning through to their senior years are exposed to comprehensive, relevant educational programmes which foster excellence – spiritually, academically, socially, culturally and physically. The College enjoys the advantage of a single campus which allows students easy transition from Kindergarten to Primary, then Middle Years to Senior Years.

Currently the College has over 800 students enrolled, some of which include past student’s own children now attending. All students benefit from the vision that was shown all those years ago and enjoy being part of this amazing community at Suncoast.

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