Athletics Carnival

Sports Carnival

Southwell Primary School’s Athletics Carnival will be held on Wednesday 31st August.  We invite all family members to join us, and take part in a few friendly events.


The long distance running, throwing and jumping events will take place on Monday 29th August.


On Wednesday 31st August, we will complete all other events click here for list of events.  The carnival commences at 9 am with students assembling in the undercover area, ready to march proudly with their faction and sit in their bays.


Spectators are invited to set up their chairs and picnic rugs along the fence side of the track. Students will be able to join their families for a picnic lunch during the lunch break which will be approximately 12 to 12.30 pm, at all other times students are required to remain in their faction bays.  We ask that parents to keep clear of the bays during the day and to keep a close eye on toddlers to ensure that they do not run on the track.


The P&C will be running a special lunch deal for the carnival. The click here for the order form.  To enable the P&C to have sufficient quantities of food available, please order for family members and siblings.  Order forms and money are to be returned to Mrs Hart in the office.  Extra order forms can be obtained from the office.  The P&C is also holding a Cake stall on the day.  Please support your P&C by donating a home baked cake or plate of biscuits to be sold on the day.  Hot and cold drinks will also be available for purchase.


Remember sunscreen, hats and water bottles on Wednesday. We look forward to seeing everyone dressed in faction colours. Students are welcome to wear coloured spray in their hair however, we ask that this is completed at home.  Hairspray will be confiscated if brought to school.  Leave hairspray at home.