St Brendan's College, Yeppoon QLD

It is with much pleasure that I announce that Robert Corboy has been appointed to the position of Principal at St Brendan’s College, Yeppoon, effective from January 2018.

Robert is a very experienced leader in Catholic education and is currently Principal of St Teresa's College, Abergowrie.  Prior to this Robert has held numerous leadership positions in Catholic schools in Queensland.  He was Acting Deputy Principal, Assistant Head of School, and Year 7 & 8 Residential Coordinator at Marist College, Ashgrove; and Year 12 Coordinator, Sports Master, and Year 9 Residential Coordinator at St Augustine's College, Cairns.  Robert has also been a member of several Townsville CEO and QCEC committees and working parties.

Robert complements his leadership experience with a sound academic record having a Master of Educational Leadership from Australian Catholic University; a Bachelor of Education Post Primary Physical Education from the Ballarat College of Advanced Education; a Certificate in Residential Care from the Australian Boarding Schools Assocation; and a Certificate III in Systemic Theology from the Institute of Faith Archdiocese of Brisbane.

Robert is an active member of the St Teresa's Parish in Abergowrie.

On behalf of all members of the Edmund Rice Education Australia community, I warmly congratulate Robert on this significant appointment.


Wayne Tinsey

Executive Director