La Gran Fiesta is having a Siesta!


¡Hola! We can’t have La Gran Fiesta so instead we are having La Fiesta Siesta – an online community event that brings fiesta fun to you at home while helping raise much needed operating funds for our school. Click here to Donate

Exposición de Artesanía (Kid’s Craft Showcase) Entries extended till Monday 19 October 2020

Make those beautiful and creative decorated cakes, home grown flower posies and fiesta themed vegie sculptures for the fabulous craft exhibition! All the details are attached. 
When you have made your masterpiece, take a clear, well-lit digital photo of it. Load the photo using the Craft Showcase activity in Seesaw.Once all the entries have been submitted, Ben will be making a slideshow of all the fantastic creations for us to enjoy! We can't wait to see what you make! Happy crafting!

Click the following link for Entry Guidlines and Form.


La Fiesta Siesta Day Fun - #wpsfiesta


Fiesta Day is all about having fun as a community, check out the links below for fun activities at home with the family. If you take a photo of your fiesta activity and put it on social media, add the hashtag #wpsfiesta so we can repost it on our events account!

And a big THANK YOU to our parents, carers and staff community for their efforts in getting these activities together.

  • Handball Competition Video. We ran a filmed version of this crowd favourite this year.  Who will be declared winner?  Click here to watch the video and find out! A big thank you to Sammy J, Jess Edwards, Meg Hutchins, Tony Wilson, Ben Harrison, Bob Murphy and Matthew Richardson for taking part, and an enormous thank you to Marcel Aucar for putting together such a wonderful video for us to enjoy! 

 

  • Fiesta Games to play at home. Favourite fete games you can do at home. Click here to view

    Or to see Bob Murphy demonstrate how to make a sock football to play with indoors click here (careful of the vases!) 

  • Colouring in page & Craft Activities - Created by our fabulous art teacher Rose, click here to go through for a Fiesta themed colouring in page you can print at home, colour in then put in a front window to show your work to the community. We also have a bush craft activity for you to enjoy. Click here to view.

  • Silent (or Rowdy) Disco - A spotify playlist of songs so you can have your own disco at home.
    Simply click on the following link for the playlist 'La Fiesta Siesta Disco at Home' .
    Notes for Parents - The Fiesta Committee has vetted the lyrics to ensure they are family friendly.
    There's a mix of uplifting, dance and reflective songs which we hope you'll enjoy.
    It has an hour and half of songs so pop the kids in a room with it playing on some bluetooth headphones and leave them to it. You're welcome!

  • Face Painting Tutorials - Find out how to paint some of La Gran Fiesta’s favourite face painting designs at home.  
    Here are 4 fantastic favourites:

  • Storytime - Need a bit of downtime from your fiesta?
    Check out the fabulous story reading videos from Sammy J and Kate Denborough and Tony Wilson


  • Fabulous Fiesta Food Stall Recipes - As part of the 2020 Fiesta Siesta we are delighted to share with you some of our most popular recipes from our famous food stalls!  While we can't have a fete this year, you can enjoy making some of these familiar favourites at home!  They are all delicious, whether you choose sweet treats like Tea Cafe scones or Julia's unforgettable Portuguese tarts, a super easy lunch like the Mexican baked spud or Spanish bocadillo, or even a winner of a dinner with the flavours of Latin America, like Diana's nachos supreme, tacos or burritos.  The kids will scoff them down!  Many thanks to our talented parents for their contributions!  Enjoy the flavours, and the memories, and we will see you at the real deal next year!

Support WPS and DONATE what you would usually spend at the fete

Add up what you normally spend at Fiesta and make a donation direct to the school fundraising account. Your contribution will put you in the draw to have Fiesta prizes delivered to your door!

Click here to Donate

Spot Prizes for donations

Your contribution will put you in the draw to get fiesta goodies delivered to your door! Spot prizes of jams, chutneys, hampers, Red Door vouchers, Bunnings vouchers and more will be delivered to donors who are drawn from a hat by our lovely school office staff!
Click here for details of what you could win.

 

 

 

Auction for an Auction

Proudly brought to you by Jellis Craig Inner North. Auction for an Auction is zooming back in 2020 for its 6th year!

Click here to find out all the details

 

 

Thanks to our ongoing Sponsors & Supporters

These Sponsors and Supporters are still with us even while La Fiesta takes a siesta.

To you we say thank you.

 

If your organisation would like to provide sponsorship & support please contact the school on 03 9481 5577 or westgarth.ps@education.vic.gov.au Please note sponsorship can be made through Westgarth Primary School’s Tax Deductible Building Fund.