"Knowledge Knows No Bounds"


Welcome from Jack Stathis, Director, Education Queensland International.



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...



03/02/2021 – 01/04/2021


19/04/2021 – 17/06/2021


12/07/2021 – 15/09/2021


05/10/2021 – 02/12/2021



Term 2 Reopening

Dear parents and carers,   This week, a comprehensive review of the school’s Covid 19 Risk Assessment and prevention measures has been undertaken prior to children’s return to school on Monday, the 3rd May. This has been done in consultation with the Newcrest Health and Safety Team, ISOS doctors and personnel, Queensland Department of Education ...

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Term 2 2021 Covid-19 Prevention

Dear parents and carers,   Due to the current 30 day limitation of face to face interaction implemented to assist in controlling the spread of Covid-19 on Lihir, Lihir International School will be closed until the end of April. It is anticipated the school will re-open for term 2 on Monday the 3rd of May, after ...

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Week 7 – Term 1 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   Thanks to all who attended our assembly last week and brought flowers for the memorial to Great Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare. The display was transferred to the foyer of the Clubhouse over the weekend. Thanks to Mrs Moning, Mrs Tukata and Mrs Kinkinteng for their assistance with the memorial. ...

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Week 6 – Term 1 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   To mark the end of the mourning period for the late Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare, the school watched a short reflection at today’s assembly, prepared by the year 9/10 class. Students also had the opportunity to mark their respects by placing a flower at a memorial to the Grand ...

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Week 5 – Term 1 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   Our school community acknowledged the passing of Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare last Friday on assembly with a minute’s silence. Next week’s assembly will be held on Thursday due to the public holiday on Friday 12th March, marking the end of the period of mourning. At this assembly, the students will play ...

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Week 4 – Term 1 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers, Thanks to the teachers and parents who attended the P&W Annual General Meeting in week 2. The 2021 committee is as follows:     President: Amy Brewster     Vice President: Kate Daniels     Secretary: Annie McKeiver     Treasurer: Joan Rogea     Canteen: Amanda Amidy Thanks to all those who have volunteered for committee positions. We we ...

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Week 3 – Term 1 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   Thanks to the teachers and parents who attended the P&W Annual General Meeting last Tuesday. The first meeting of the new committee will be next Tuesday the 23rd of February at 6.30pm, where the office bearers will be finalised and upcoming activities for the year will be discussed.   Student Photographs ...

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Week 1 – Term 1 2021

Dear Parents and Caregivers,    Welcome back!   It was great to see many of our Lihir International School students return to school today for the beginning of the 2021 school year. I would like to extend a special welcome to the new families whose children join us in 2021, while at the same time ...

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From the Principal

Dear Parents and Caregivers,     I look forward to welcoming back all students to Lihir International School, next week Wednesday, the 3rd February. Students should be at school by 8.00am at the latest.  I am sure our students are eager to start the new school year, with all the exciting learning to be had ahead! Parents are ...

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Week 9 – Term 4 2020

Dear Parents and Caregivers,   As this is the last week of the 2020 school year, Lihir International School wishes you all a merry Christmas and a prosperous and happy New Year in 2021. We hope to see you all back for the new school year on Wednesday January 23. May you all have a ...

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Lihir International School

Newcrest Townsite, Lihir Island,
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