In a remarkable display of knowledge and dedication, students from Ormiston College have achieved phenomenal success in the Australian Geography Competition. The recent results have positioned OC as a force to be reckoned with, both at the state level and on a national scale. With their impressive rankings and fierce determination, OC students have demonstrated their exceptional aptitude for Geography, marking a milestone for the College's academic prowess.

State-Level Triumph
OC's remarkable performance in the competition is evident, securing the second position in Queensland. Although narrowly missing the top spot this year, the students are filled with determination and confidence, aiming to regain their spot at the pinnacle of the competition next year. This outstanding achievement at the state level reflects the hard work and dedication put forth by the College’s Geography enthusiasts.

A National Feat
This success story extends beyond state boundaries, as OC students have now claimed a spot in the nation's top 8. This remarkable feat is a testament to their unwavering commitment to excellence. Rising from the 10th position in the country in 2022 to an impressive 8th in 2023, OC students have showcased their exceptional understanding of Geography and their ability to compete at the highest level. This extraordinary progress serves as a source of inspiration for fellow students and a testament to the school's academic rigor.

Celebrating Excellence
Particular congratulations go to Max Challenor, Zoe Hargrave, William Park and Declan Field who all achieved in the top 1% of the nation!

With 712 schools participating in the Australian Geography Competition, Ormiston College students and the Humanities Department can take immense pride in these accomplishments. These outstanding performances amidst such fierce competition demonstrate exceptional knowledge and skills in the field of Geography. The students' dedication, perseverance, and unwavering commitment to excellence have undoubtedly played a pivotal role in propelling them to the top ranks.

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