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Our Lady of the Annunciation Parish - Weston Creek / South Molonglo

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Fete 2023

Held on 18 March - Thank You!

A very big THANK YOU to all visitors, parents and students who participated in the day. Thank you to the many volunteers who assisted with running events or stalls, checked names, and counted the money.  A significant amount was raised all to assist the students at the school - thank you!
A shout-out to the many sponsors of this event. Your assistance and contribution is greatly appreciated! 
Platinum Sponsor:
Chase Group

Chase Group is a diversified property company with expertise in development, design and construction. Since 2003 Chase Group has grown to have expertise in high- and low-density residential projects, retail and commercial. As the company has grown, their philosophy remains the same: to work with their clients to deliver quality and value. Whether it be in design, construction, management, leadership, community or consultation, you can be assured that Chase Group will strive to be the best they can be.

TOM SIMONDS, Managing Director of Chase Group is also a proud Kindy dad.

Gold Sponsors:

Luton Weston Creek and Molonglo Valley opened in 2004 and has been active within the local community since opening. With a Team of 15, the business can assist with all sales and property management needs. The Directors, Tim and Justine Burke, have strong ties to the local community having played sport for some of the local teams and also growing up in the area and attending school in Weston Creek. Tim and Justine have many friends and clients with children at St Jude’s, including their Godson who attended the ELC and has now started Kindergarten at St Jude’s, so they are thrilled to have the opportunity to sponsor the fete and continue the relationship with local community groups in Weston Creek.

The Garden Guard

The Garden Guard are a Canberra business providing a range of services to create and maintain domestic and commercial lawns and gardens. All services are conducted by highly qualified and recommended staff. They take the time to understand your requirements and build solutions that work for you, your property, your schedule and your budget. They pride themselves on their professionalism, communication, reliability and attention to detail to deliver quality services time after time.

Anthony from the Garden Guard has been sponsoring the fete since 2018 and have had children attend the school since 2013. His daughter attends St Jude's in yr 4. 

R&R Fabricare

R&R Fabricare have been in the business of dry cleaning for 90 years and a Weston Creek local business since 1978. They offer personalised service with the highest quality standards along with attention to detail.

Why waste hours doing washing and ironing when you get quality and convenience with dry cleaning? All you have to do is drop your clothes off and pick them up. Your cleaner takes care of the rest.


BFG & Son

BFG & Sun is proudly an inclusive employer, with a team of 12 gardeners at various levels of experience. They offer:

  1. Garden Mentoring - Personalised horticultural and design advice in your garden, 
  2. Garden Design/Project Management 
  3. Garden Maintenance 
  4. Hedge Trimming
  5. Lawnmowing 
  6. Hand Weeding

They can be found at www.bfgandsun.com.au or on Facebook @bfgandsun


Are you selling your home or an investment property? Are you an astute investor looking for a proactive Property Manager, or a tenant looking for the perfect rental? The MRKT Property Team is equipped to assist you with your Real Estate needs.

MRKT Property is a Fresh Brand with Familiar Faces. MRKT Property is founded by two experienced Real Estate Professionals, Jessica Kercher and Justin Ingram, backed by the enthusiasm of a vibrant team. Jess is a long time sponsor of the fete with her previous business One Agency.

Jess has 2 of her 3 daughters attending St Jude's in Year 6 and Year 1. Her eldest daughter attends St Mary Mackillop College and has completed Work Experience at St Jude's with the intention of a career in teaching.

Weston Dentistry

Weston Dentistry is a modern, family friendly dental clinic in the heart of Weston Creek.

We offer a wide range of dental treatment including general dental, braces, dental implants, crowns and much more. 

With our own children attending St Jude's, and many of our patients students of St Jude's, we are delighted to support such a wonderful school.

Fox and Bow

Fox and Bow in Farrer have been the buzzing heart of Farrer shops since they opened in 2014. They’ve established themselves as ‘the local’ for Farrer residents, but also a cafe worth a trip for people in surrounding suburbs and further afield. They have recently expanded their territory with a second location opening at Red Hill Shops.

Owners Alex and Nicole have created a positive community atmosphere and hosts special occasion dinners and seasonal events, like their late summer passata making day and trivia nights.

David Smith MP

David lives in Farrer with his wife and three children. He attended local schools then went on to graduate from the Australian National University with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons). Access to quality education in our region is one of David’s passions along with:

  • fairness, safety and equal pay and conditions for all workers;
  • promoting the value of community and public service; and
  • making the case for greater integrity in government.

David was proud to be elected to the House of Representatives as the first Federal Member for the new seat of Bean in 2019 and believes that Together we can build a better future for all across the Bean electorate.

Silver Sponsors:
Domino's Pizza Weston

Dominos Weston is a locally owned pizza store in Weston. Tegan and Danny have been running the store for 9 years and while they are not connected directly to the school, they have their own children and love to be able to support local schools and the community.

B Eco Family

B Eco Family is a one-stop shop for baby goods and essentials. You can find them at Cooleman Court close to Aldi. They offer a wide selection of baby clothes, breastfeeding products, handmade items, dinnerware, drink bottles, backpacks, organic cosmetics, toys and much more. 

Their friendly staff of mums love to help you find the perfect baby shower gift at an affordable price. 

B Eco Family support plastic waste reduction and have a wide selection of over 100 eco-friendly brands, including 20 reusable nappy options. B Eco Family is a small, locally-owned business run by a mum Olga and supports other women-led businesses based in Australia.

My  Sweet Lady

My Sweet Lady creates specialty cakes, cupcakes and cookies and are located right here in Weston Creek. The flavour list is extensive and not only do they taste great, their presentation is phenomenal, with a gorgeous whimsical yet uniform setup.

Owner and baker extraordinaire Ash is a St Jude’s mum with her son attending ELC last year, and her daughter there this year.

Head over to My Sweet Lady’s instagram or facebook page for some amazing cake content, you will not be disappointed.

My Sweet Lady is a family run business in Rivett. We have been baking SWEET memories for the people of Canberra (and surrounds) since Feb 2020.

Instagram : mysweetlady_cbr         
Facebook : My Sweet Lady       
Website: www.mysweetlady.com


Not only is Aman a mother of two at St Jude’s (one in year 3 and one who graduated last year), she also works at the school and is a real estate agent!

Aman lives locally and knows the area well, consider her for your next sale!

Fit Bodz

Fit Bodz has been running / operating in the local area for 13.5 years. Fit Bodz is a dynamic, fun and welcoming fitness group that caters to all levels of fitness. We are outdoors in the summer and indoors during winter which adds to the variety of the sessions we do.

The sessions are varied. After all, variety is the spice of life. One session a circuit, the next boxing.

The connection to the school includes friends that are part of the wonderful community, along with the use of the grounds and hall for our sessions. 

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