FIRE Carriers

FIRE Carriers  is an acronym for Friends Igniting Reconciliation through Education. The FIRE carrier project is an initiative of the Aboriginal Catholic Ministry which seeks to keep the Reconciliation flame alight in schools, educating the wider community about Reconciliation, our shared history and culture.

At St Charles’ we elect four year five students to be our FIRE carrier representatives for the year. Today Year 5/6 gathered for a Commissioning Ceremony, where we officially inducted our 2017 FIRE Carriers; Gemma, Lucas, Olivia and Sofia.  Outgoing FIRE Carriers; Alyssa, Erin, Isla and Nicole led the ceremony, inducting their successors with the Spirit of the Fire. Gemma, Lucas, Olivia and Sofia then recited a blessing prayer, dating back some 40 000 years, in which they asked to become bearers of peace, beauty, hope, harmony and reconciliation. 


5 thoughts on “FIRE Carriers

  1. Well done to Olivia,Gemma,Sophia and Lucas our FIRE Carriers for 2017! The ceremony was well planned. Thank you Mrs.Bugno for planning the ceremony. Keira

  2. Congratulations Sofia, Lucas M, Olivia and Gemma. I think you will be great fire carries for 2017. We are so lucky to have such an amazing and talented school and thank you for the last years fire carries for helping and teaching our school.😎❤️😘

  3. Congratulations Olivia, Sofia, Lucas M. and Gemma – Our FIRE CARRIERS for 2017!!
    The ceremony was amazing. Thanks, Miss Bugno for organising it.
    🙂 😀

  4. Great job to Lucas,Sofia,Olivia, and Gemma! From experience, I think that you will have an awesome time in this role!

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