Auxiliary Committees & Events
PoP Auxiliary organise a number of events and activities throughout the school year; to raise funds, promote community and enrich the PoP experience for all. Each of these events or activities has a designated convener and a team of volunteers to help make the activity a success. if you would like to volunteer for any of the activities below please contact the PoP Auxiliary - we'd love to have you!
Family Movie Night
This will be our first Family Movie Night this year - boasting a giant movie screen, popcorn stand, meals for the whole family, drinks, glow sticks and more! It's sure to be a fun packed family night - bring your friends!
Run each term, the Book Club gives PoP families a chance to purchase some great books from Redgum Books at fantastic prices. Book credits are accumulated from each sales and go towards more books for the school.
Easter Bake Sale
The Easter Bake sale is a great way to stock up on fresh baked goodies to share with family and friends over the break. Buy them as gifts, freeze for lunch boxes our holiday treats.
The Skate Night is a fabulous way for the students to meet up socially and blow off a bit of steam. Held on a Saturday afternoon at the Albany Creek Skateway for maximum fun, it's a great was for Mums and Dads to get to know each other and have a chat while the kids have a roll around the rink.
Each year Auxiliary distribute several toy catalogues for PoP families to purchase from. Credits are accumulated from each sale and go towards educational toys for the school. Why not do your Christmas shopping
A beautiful stall held over two days in the afternoon before and after pick-up, selling bespoke hand made Christmas items for gifts or just to brighten up your home for the festive season.
Special Lunches & Morning Teas
Carried out on both senior and junior campuses, special morning teas and lunches give the students a chance to ditch the sandwiches and yoghurt for the day and indulge in some sushi, Subway, pizza &more!
Auxiliary provide catering for events on the junior and senior campus' for events such as Athletics Carnival, Cross Country, Swimming Carnival etc.
The brainchild of the Year 6 Parliament the PoP p-6 Disco is a highlight event for the younger grades to get together, have fun and dance! Auxiliary provide a sausage sizzle, drinks and Glow-stick stall. We are always looking for volunteers for this event, held in the Chapel on the junior campus.
Prep Picture Plates
These high quality melamine (dishwasher and microwave safe) plates are a fabulous keepsake for all Prep parents. The drawings are created by your prep and professionally transferred onto the plates. These plates last many years with no fading or wear.
Mother's & Father's Day Stall
The Mothers' and Fathers' Day Gift stalls at PoP are a great chance for Senior & Junior students to purchase a gift for Mum, Dad or the grandparents. Volunteers are always needed on the stall days.
'In previous school years Auxiliary has conducted fundraising drives such as the Diggers Pie drive. Stay tuned to see what this year's drive will be.
End of Term Sausage Sizzle
Auxiliary hosts a sausage sizzle for the students (and staff!) in the last week of each term. A chance to skip the sandwiches for a day and grab a sausage in bread and a juice box for just $3.
Each year the wonderful sweet making and packing volunteers of the Auxiliary host the Sweet Treats stall at the PoP fete. Fudge, rockyroad, honeycomb and more is available in the room under the library. The fudge table is a long held favourite of many a school dad!
Year 1 Tea Towels
Grade one tea towels are a fabulous Christmas present for Grandma and the Aunts and Uncles. Each grade1er draws a picture of themselves and it is transferred along with all the other grade 1 students' drawings onto a commemorate tea towel for sale.