Celebrating 60 Years

Live, Learn, Lead and Serve

On 1 October 1957, the first Oblate missionaries arrived at Lindum. 

They made a firm commitment to enhancing the educational opportunities of local families in a Catholic faith context.

From 1957 to 2017

Iona began with a farmhouse on a large parcel of land in Lindum on 1 October 1957.  
As we begin our anniversary celebrations, take a look at the changes during the past 60 years.

Our 60th Prayer

Heavenly Father

Foundation Liturgy

It is with great joy that we launched our 60th Anniversary celebrations with a Foundation Liturgy.

Calendar of Events

There are a number of events planned to celebrate 60 Years of Iona.

The Story of our 60th Anniversary Crest

The creation of the 60th Anniversary crest was a collaboration between students Benjamin Kruger and Michael Duvall, and Old Boy (1987) and parent Mr Peter Reardon.

Something to share?

We would love to hear from past Iona families.

Giving Thanks

Prayers of Intercession prayed by our community at the Foundation Liturgy.

60th Anniversary Memorabilia

To commemorate Iona’s 60th Year, we have some fabulous memorabilia available for purchase.

Work with us

As a Catholic school in the Oblate tradition, staff are expected to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to Catholic faith values.
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Philosophy of Iona

As a religious congregation involved in education, the Oblates bring the richness of their tradition and charism to their ministry.
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