In keeping with our commitment to diversity, internationalism and ensuring that our students are ‘world ready’, MLC offers a comprehensive tours and exchanges program for students.

tours-tonga.jpgAs well as supporting MLC’s four pillars of global citizenship (awareness, appreciation, understanding and responsibilities), the program facilitates students and staff making unique connections, enabling them to gain a greater understanding of themselves, others and the environment.
 
The following opportunities are currently available:
Cultural and Service Learning Tours
Junior School
  • Vietnam tour (biennial) - Years 5 and 6

Junior Secondary School
  • Red Earth Cultural Tour - Years 7 and 8
  • Hong Kong Exchange Tour (Diocesan Girls' School) - Year 8

Middle School
  • Tonga Cultural Exchange Tour (Queen Salote College) - Years 9 and 10
  • Ngukurr Indigenous Cultural Tour (Northern Territory) - Year 10
  • Tanzania (The School of St Jude) - Year 10

Senior School
  • Thailand Baan Than Namchai Tour - Year 11
  • Ngukurr Indigenous Cultural Tour (Northern Territory) - Year 11
Curriculum-based Tours
Additional curriculum-based tours and trips offered to MLC students include:
 
  • Italy Art tour (biennial)
  • Mona Art tour (annual)
  • UK Dramatic Arts tour (biennial)
  • US Society and Culture tour (biennial)
  • European Choir tour (biennial)
  • Vietnam Culinary tour (biennial)
  • Reef to Rainforest Biology tour (annual)
  • US Innovation, Design & Technology (IDT) tour (annual)
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award (DoE) Adventurous Journey (annual)
  • China Exchange Tour – The High School Affiliated with Fudan University, Shanghai (biennial)
  • Japan Exchange Tour – Gakushuin Middle and Senior Girls’ School (biennial)
  • Sports tours and camps – annual intrastate/interstate/international sporting challenges for sports including gymnastics, cheerleading, swimming, snow sports, rowing and kayaking
Exchanges
MLC has many years of experience in organising student exchange opportunities to a variety of overseas locations, with long standing sister/partner schools in a wide range of countries. We have experience in hosting overseas students as well as sending MLC students overseas, and we are able to provide a well-established support network.

Language and Cultural Exchanges are available to one of MLC’s many sister schools:
 
  • France – Lycee de Sèvre, Paris
  • France – Cite Scolaire Internationale, Grenoble
  • France – Assumption Bellevue, Lyon
  • Japan  – Tokyo
  • Hong Kong – Diocesan Girls' School
  • Spain – Gredos San Diego Colegios, Madrid
  • UK – The Perse School, Cambridge
  • UK – Downe House, Cold Ash