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Coffs Harbour High School

Coffs Harbour High School

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HSIE Department


Welcome to Coffs Harbour High School's Human Society and Its Environment (HSIE) webpage. This page is designed to provide you with information about our faculty and assist you in directing enquiries to specific faculty members.


Mr John Mellalieu - Relieving Head Teacher

Mr Ryan Hardie-Porter - Head Teacher Welfare

Mrs Lynette Bailey

Ms Kristal Bonney

Mr Simon Donald

Mr David Dun

Mr Ray Pobjoy

Ms Brittney Scriven

Ms Donna Stanmore


The HSIE faculty takes-on other responsibilities in Coffs Harbour High School, including the organisation and delivery of Anzac and Remembrance Day Ceremonies. HSIE regularly promotes competitions for students to demonstrate their abilities in this key learning area, such as the RSL Sub-branch essay writing competition.

Ms Bonney heads up our SHERC who participate in environmental activities including Clean Up Australia Day.

All students in Years 7 to 10 will study one semester of History and one semester of Geography for 2016. Students in Year 10 will learn both History and Geography all year. For further information regarding topics studied and assessment in Years 7-10, please utilise the tabs on the side of this page.

The LOTE department includes Confucius classroom teachers, Mr Dun and Ms Scriven supported by chinese teaching assistants from China, Emily and Silvia.

Should you require any further information about our faculty or courses, or have any concerns or queries regarding your son/daughter, please contact Mr Mellalieu on 6652 3466.

2016 Vietnam Excursion



2016 Vietnam and Cambodia Excursion