"Knowledge Knows No Bounds"


Welcome from Jacinta Webb, Department of Education and Training, Queensland Government.



If your child is going to be absent please notify the school as soon as possible ...


Will be brought to the front office and displayed at morning assembly...


The school uniform consists of the Sports Uniform and Dress Uniform...


Children who require first aid first see the teacher on duty...


The Parents and Wantoks Committee provides a canteen...


Students are not to bring mobile phones or electronic devices to school...


30/01/2019 – 4/04/2019


23/04/2019 – 20/06/2019


15/07/2019 – 19/09/2019


07/10/2019 – 05/12/2019



Week 1 – Term 4 2019

Dear Parents / Guardians,   Welcome back to Term 4 at Lihir International Primary School. This term is shaping up to be full of exciting activities including the Year 8 National Exams, Rugby League Gala Day, Student Led Conferences, Year 7/8 Trip and Awards Night Concert. Along with all this, our expert teaching staff are ...

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Week 5 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers, This week is Rose’s last week here at LIPS. Next week she will be moving over to HR to take up her new role. We congratulate Rose on her new role and welcome Rachael Andar to LIPS. Rachael is now the new Administrator Assistant. Rachael recently graduated from Work Ready Institute last month. ...

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Week 9 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents / Caregivers, Year 9 and 10. Lihir International School will take in its first year 9 class in 2020 and year 10 in 2021. This is a positive move by the Business Leadership Team. We will now have quality seamless education from Kindy to Year 10. Our agreement with Education QLD International is ...

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Week 8 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents / Caregivers, Next week on Wednesday and Thursday, teachers will be available between 3.00pm and 6.00pm for parent / teacher interviews. These offer a valuable opportunity for parents to discuss their child’s schooling with the classroom teacher. It is also a chance to discuss the contents of your child’s assessment portfolio, which will ...

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Week 7 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers, Welcome to our new Admin Assistant, Racheal Andar, who has replaced Rose in the office. Rose has moved to a new position with Newcrest HR. Students are busy preparing for the school’s upcoming Independence Day celebrations. We look forward to a vibrant and colorful celebration! The next meeting for School Council is tonight ...

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Week 6 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers, The Year 5/6 class greatly enjoyed their camp to Kavieng. Highlights included visiting the Governor’s House, the eels, Fissoa and the Nago Island Marine Biology Centre. Students are to be commended for their excellent behaviour whilst on camp. A reminder that next Monday, 26th of August, is a public holiday for Repentance Day. ...

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Week 4 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers,   As part of LIPS commitment to providing the very best educational opportunities, a number of resources have been purchased by the school, with the support of the P&W. As part of our focus on STEM education, the school now has 15 Samsung Tablets to be used across the school. These tablets are ...

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Week 3 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers,   Visual Artist, Jeffry Feeger, has kindly agreed to run a student workshop for nominated students from Years 3 – 8 on the Saturday morning of the Golden Orchid Ball (17th August), prior to a live artwork creation that evening at the ball. The workshop will be held in the Year 5/6 room ...

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Week 2 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers, Tomorrow, Friday the 26th July, is New Ireland Day and has been gazetted by the New Ireland Provincial Government as Public Holiday in the province. School Hats and Uniform Please ensure your child has a school hat to wear during playtime and other outdoor activities. Please make sure hats are clearly named. If ...

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Week 1 – Term 3 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers, Welcome back to all LIPS families for Term 3. It was great to see children eager and enthusiastic on the first day back. Please remember school begins at 8:15am and children are able to start arriving at school from 7:45am onwards. Please do not send your child to school before 7:45am as teachers ...

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Lihir International Primary School

Newcrest Townsite, Lihir Island,
New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea

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