Important: The Global Enterprise Challenge (GEC) will not be running in 2017.

Earnshaw State College

4.0/5 rating (14 votes)

Team Members:

  • Lily Evans
  • Michael Greathead
  • Kanya Haines
  • Donna Henery
  • Emily Lovell
  • Madison Ryan
  • Nama Small
  • Lady-Anne Tandayag
  • Kurt Somerville


  • Colleen Hills


  • Colleen Hills
  • Jane Freier
  • Bob Steele
  • Wes Compton

About Earnshaw State College

Earnshaw State College is a thriving P-12 Independent Public School located in Banyo amid a vibrant and growing business district situated close to Brisbane Airport. With a current enrolment of approximately seven hundred students, the college serves the immediate community of Banyo, Nudgee and Nudgee Beach. Students are drawn not only from these suburbs, but also from neighbouring areas, particularly those serviced by rail links.

Earnshaw’s location, and seamless P-12 approach to schooling, facilitates the delivery of unique and exciting learning opportunities for our students. We are proud to be part of state education and as such we are committed to our college values: diligence, integrity, courage, empathy.

GEC Background

Earnshaw State College first entered a team in the Global Enterprise Challenge in 2007. The team qualified for the GEC final which was then held in Sydney. At this event, the team received the Teamwork Award. The team’s first placing was in 2009 finishing in third. In 2010, Earnshaw State College won its first Australian GEC title and became the first, and still the only, Australian team to win the International section of the GEC. The college backed this up with successive Australian and International titles in 2011 and 2012. After a hiatus from the program, Earnshaw is back to try again in the new 12-hour format.


  • Street: Earnshaw Road
  • Postcode: 4014
  • City: Banyo
  • State: Queensland
  • Country: Australia

Comments (7)

  • Rachel Murray

    Rachel Murray

    11 June 2015 at 12:36 |
    I hope you guys win! You are legends in my eyes :)


  • Leigh Korbatits

    Leigh Korbatits

    11 June 2015 at 14:16 |
    Wishing all the best of luck this weekend!


  • Kath McCann

    Kath McCann

    11 June 2015 at 14:52 |
    You have prepared well and I know you will perform amazingly and do yourselves and our college proud. All the best for a rewarding, fun and challenging experience.
    from Mrs McCann


  • Wes Compton

    Wes Compton

    11 June 2015 at 17:45 |
    Good Luck Earnshaw! I have seen how hard you have all worked to get this far. You are a fantastic group of students and we all wish you the very best of luck on the big day.
    Hard work today = Rewards tomorrow


  • Luke Hemmings

    Luke Hemmings

    12 June 2015 at 13:59 |
    They are the sickest lads! They should totally win cos they are rad! Muke AF


  • Jordano Mc Symondo

    Jordano Mc Symondo

    12 June 2015 at 14:04 |
    This is world domination right here.

    Keep up the good work guys!


  • Fiona Davies

    Fiona Davies

    12 June 2015 at 15:20 |
    All the very, very best to all Team Members, Mentors and Ms Hills (Coordinator) for tomorrow's GE Challenge. You are all fantastic ambassadors for the College and I know you will all SHINE on the day as a very successful Team. No matter what the outcome, the entire College community is all extremely proud of the huge commitment you have undertaken. Viriliter Age - Act Courageously! Mrs Davies


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