Merrimac State High School
MERMAID WATERS QLD 4218
Telephone: +61 7 5595 8614
Fax: +61 7 5595 8613
For the time you are in Australia the following people will have a big impact on your life.
These people form a team whose job is to ensure that you have an enjoyable experience in
Australia and at Merrimac. They will be active in:
- making you feel welcome providing the liaison between you and your host family
- ensuring that you are keeping up with your school work
- assisting with any problems you may face.
Ms Joanna Filmer
Head of Department (International and Languages)
Ms Filmer manages the International Student Program. She has extensive travel experience, working and holidaying overseas. She understands many of the questions/queries you will have during your time away from home.
Mrs Tammie Moss
International Student Coordinator
As International Student Coordinator, Tammie is responsible for assisting students to adjust to life in Australia. Tammie has joined our International team after 15 years in public education in NSW. Tammie is passionate about travel abroad and loves to work with students to make their time in Australia an enjoyable one.
Mrs Jade Kolc
Jade joined our department in 2019. Jade is dedicated to ensuring our students are enjoying their stay with their homestay families.