Recipients of the Officeworks spending sprees

Drawing the school winners

(L-R) Georgia Hannouch and Susan Inwood


As part of its commitment to the What Matters? essay competition, Officeworks will present five schools with a $1,000 in-store spending spree.

210 schools submitted entries to the 2012 competition and were all automatically entered into the major prize draw.

Drawing the winners

On Wednesday 4th July 2012, Susan Inwood, Store Manager of Officeworks Wetherill Park, and Georgia Hannouch, Whitlam Institute Project Support Officer, were tasked with drawing the names of the five winning schools:

  • Castle Hill High School
  • Leichhardt Public School
  • Chatham Primary School
  • Colyton Public School
  • Bingara Central School

A representative from each winning school will be invited to attend the What Matters? Awards Ceremony at the University of Western Sydney’s Parramatta campus on Friday 17th August 2012 to be presented with their prize.

WHAT: What Matters? Awards Ceremony
WHEN: 3:00pm, Friday 17th August 2012.
WHERE: Female Orphan School, UWS Parramatta Campus, corner James Ruse Drive and Victoria Road, Rydalmere


26 July 2012

Contact: Danielle Roddick, Senior Media Officer