16-18 February 2018 

Welcome to the official site for the Villa Maria College Centennial celebrations.

As Mercy women, we share a common bond that has shaped us all in a multitude of ways over the last 100 years and it's our chance to celebrate together in February 2018 (16-18 February)


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Friday 16 February


Afternoon   Registrations Open
Our College foyer will be transformed into the Centennial hub for guests to register and receive their registration packs. 
Evening   Villa Maria Showcase, Villa Maria College Auditorium
The Centennial Showcase will take place on the first night of the Centenary. It will be the opening event of the weekend and guests will be treated to a celebration that encompasses dance, music and drama, with a touch of nostalgia. A sumptuous supper will be served in the College courtyard offering guests a chance to reconnect with old friends and enjoy the sounds of our very own Jazz band.


This is a preliminary programme outline. It is subject to changes.

Saturday 17 February



Villa Maria College Carnival Day
The College Parents' Association (PTA) and the Past Pupils' Association (PPA) are joining forces to create a carnival for all ages. There will be food trucks, rides, games, entertainment, swimming and spaces for Villa girls both young and old to gather and share some fun together.

School Tours

Class Photos

Staff Function

Boarders Function

Evening   Villa Maria Blue Tie Ball, Villa Maria College Field              
This is the supreme event of the Centennial weekend. It's the night that everyone will want to don their finest outfits and dance the night away. White Tie Catering are providing an exquisite menu to match the beautiful themed marquee; with guests entertained by the extremely popular Christchurch band - Puree.


This is a preliminary programme outline. It is subject to changes.

Sunday 18 February


Morning   Mass & Morning Tea, Villa Maria College Gymnasium
The weekend will conclude with a Mass to honour all that the past 100 years have encompassed, and all that the next 100 will hold.


This is a preliminary programme outline. It is subject to changes.