About Us

Our Mission

TIMOR: To help Viqueque District students to have a better education by assisting with the provision of school resources and teacher training.

GEELONG: To help Geelong students to have a greater understanding of the conditions and challenges of a developing country though school activities and visits to Timor Leste.

Our Schools

A feature of GVFS is that, in both Geelong and Viqueque District, our schools cross all sectors: Government, Private and Catholic.

4 Setembro Years 10-12 Christian College Highton
01 Viqueque Years 7-9  St Joseph’s College
Cabira-oan Years 1-9 Kardinia International College
Calixa Years 10-12 Christian College Bellarine
Mundo Perdido Years 7-9 Geelong High School
Olocasa Years 10-12 Geelong Grammar School
St Estevao Years 10-12 St Francis Xavier PS
St Teresinha Years 7-9 Sacred Heart College
Uaimori Years 1–6 Clonard College
Loi-Huno Years 1-9 St Ignatius College

Our Committee

Our Committee reflects the broader Geelong community and includes teachers, former school principals, medical professionals, university students and of course parents and interested community members.

President Peter Cannon Retired Secondary School Principal
Vice-President David Whelan Retired Secondary School Principal
Secretary Julie Whelan Secondary Teacher, Clonard College
Treasurer Tricia Blane Retired Teacher
Committee (in alphabetical order)
Will Birkett Doctor, Monash Health
Jonathon Chapman Secondary Teacher, Kardinia International College
Chris Clark Retired Primary School Teacher
Patrice Hall Midwife, Barwon Health
Chris Hansen Deputy Principal, Christ the King PS, Newcomb
Olivia Jackson-Corbeil Integration Aid
Deb Singleton Secondary Teacher, Christian College Geelong
Janet Taylor Secondary Teacher, Geelong Grammar School
Michael Wright Secondary Teacher, St Ignatius College

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