Foundation Events

Save the dates 2019

Bush Dance 2019

Regular Events

Annual Dinners – Targeted fundraising includes Small Dinners for up to 25 guests as well as the Annual Dinner for around 200. The Dinners are special opportunities for Foundation and the Head of School to inspire community contribution to Foundation’s fundraising efforts.

Bush Dance – Attracting up to 1,500 guests, including parents, students and extended family of Gib Gate and Frensham, the Bush Dance is held every four years. Under the largest ‘big top’ circus tent for hire – and installed on the Frensham Games Field – the Bush Dance inspires energetic dancing to live music and competitive fundraising by Auction.

EclecticaMore than an Art Show, Eclectica is an Art Event. Held every five years, the Show is professionally curated and includes painting, drawing, photography and garden art by collectible artists, plus large-scale outdoor sculpture, set in the magnificent gardens of Frensham.

Iris Country Fair – The Fair is Foundation's largest and most successful fundraising event, drawing strong support from the Winifred West Schools Community and from the local community. Held every five years and staged throughout the expansive Frensham campus and grounds, this one day event attracts thousands of visitors to the School.

See Iris Country Fair 2017 highlights