Term 1 2024

Term 4 2023 Program Highlights In the first term of 2024, we hosted almost 400 students, representing a quarter of our annual student intake. The children arrived from the surrounding areas of Bankstown, Parramatta, ACT, Penrith & Blue Mountains, Tamworth, Armidale, Wollongong, Blacktown, Shellharbour, and Batemans Bay. A new Program activity in 2024 is our […]

Term 4 2023

Term 4 2023 Program Highlights In the final term for 2023, we hosted children from the areas of Granville, Taree, Mid North Coast, Port Macquarie, Lismore, Tweed Heads, Ballina, Campbelltown, Moree, Broken Hill, Sunraysia, Bourke, and the Upper Hunter. During this final term, we were grateful for the St.George Foundation Community Grant 2023, which helped […]

Term 3 2023

Term 3 2023 Program Highlights Happy children; great feedback! During Term 3, children from the ACT and across many rural areas in NSW experienced the unique Stewart House 12-day residential program. Students complete an exit survey at departure to help us quantify the program outcomes and better understand our visiting students’ needs. We regularly find […]

Term 2 2023

Term 2 2023 Program Highlights During Term 2, we hosted children from various regions across Greater Sydney for a break and to experience the unique Stewart House 12-day residential program. With our unseasonably mild weather, the children have especially enjoyed going on outings across Sydney, visiting Taronga Zoo, the Maritime Museum, Vivid Sydney and even a record-breaking Sydney […]

Term 1 2023

Term 1 2023 Program Highlights The kids are back, and the full program was offered for five groups this term The program was jam-packed with fun activities on the Stewart House site and in the exciting city of Sydney. Children from all over the regions of Bankstown & Parramatta, Penrith & Blue Mountains, Tamworth & Armidale, […]

Update 2023

Children are in Residence… The children are back, and the full program has resumed. Our education and experiential learning model is about health and wellbeing, and children get a wide range of rewarding experiences through our unique residential program. Our goal is to empower children to have real hope and positive aspirations for the future. Your […]

Term 4 2022

In the final Term of 2022, we were operating at capacity – the last time we hosted a full complement of students was in March 2020! In brief: We successfully returned to operating at full capacity An extraordinary visit to NSW Parliament House and a spellbinding show from MPs in the Legislative Council The Stewart […]

Term 3 2022

As we roll forward to the final term of 2022, we reflect on some of the highlights from Term 3, 2022. In brief: We continue to host children from regional NSW We share highlights from the Beach2Beach Charity Fun Run and provide an update on our annual Boxing Day on the Harbour event Purchase a […]

Stewart House 90th Birthday Celebration

In 2021, we turned 90! However, the pandemic disrupted our planned celebrations. We rescheduled and were delighted to host a special dinner and fundraising event on Tuesday, 7 June 2022 at the Bathers’ Pavilion, on Balmoral Beach, to celebrate our 90th birthday. Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC Governor of New South Wales welcomed […]

Term 2 2022

Term 2, 2022 Program Highlights We welcomed children from regional NSW In Term 2, we hosted 40 children per cohort for a 12-day stay with students from the regional areas surrounding Tamworth, Armidale, Griffith and Wagga Wagga. In addition to the health screenings, education and wellbeing activities fundamental to our Health and Wellbeing Program, children participated in special […]