Outstanding Achievements


Everly Pearson

Everly Pearson finished first at the 2023 National Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championships, in Melbourne, and is now the Australian Champion in her division. Everly started Brazilian Jiu Jitsu only 6 months ago. In June she became the Queensland State Champion, and since then has had her sights firmly on becoming the Australian Champion. Her next goal… World Champion!

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Nicola Mullinger and Sabre H

Well done to Nicola and Sabre  who were instrumental in winning the Grand Final for the Pizzey Park Whirlwinds in the Under 11's, Division 2 Team for the 2021 season.  Great work girls!​

Jack Delaney

Well done to Jack Delaney on his efforts in the Miami State High School Surf Competition. Jack managed to make it all the way through to the semi-finals, despite being one of the youngest male surfers, where he finished in the top 10 overall. What a fantastic effort.

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Elodie Mueller

Congratulations to Elodie Mueller on winning the SE QLD Brazilian Jujitsu Competition 2021! What an outstanding achievement.

Elodie was also one of the students from Broadbeach who competed at the Miami State High School Annual Surf Competition. Elodie reached the semi-finals despite competing against high-school girls twice her age! Well done Elodie!


Ryder Blake and Carragher Piddick

Ryder Blake and Carragher Piddick recently competed in the National Futsal Championships in Sydney, representing QLD South Coast Under 9’s over the Easter Holidays.  They were undefeated over the 4 day tournament and came out champions bringing home Gold.

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Zavaniah Iuli

Zavaniah played netball for the All Stars in the 11-12 years grade. The team did extremely well and achieved second place in the overall competition.

Zavaniah was awarded the Most Valuable Player for the 11-12 years grade and has been selected to trial for the Under 12s Sunshine Coast Netball association reps squad this November. This is Zavaniah's second full year of playing netball and we are extremely proud of all her achievements.  Zavaniah has made the Under 12s Sunshine Coast netball association representative team for 2021.


Elke Rayward

Elke Rayward competed in this year's State Cross Country held in Ipswich. Out of 50 competitors over a 2km course only the top 6 would progress through to Nationals, scheduled to be held in Adelaide later this year. Elke, after putting in a huge effort, managed to place 6th overall for her 10 Year age group. Congratulations Elke on such an outstanding athletic performance. We wish you all the best for Nationals.  

George Mitchell - Surf life saving

While the majority of organised sports have been put on hold for the time being, we here at  Broadbeach would like to recognise and congratulate George Mitchell who earlier this term was awarded the Coach’s Award for the Under 10’s Boys in this year’s Nipper season at Kurrawa Surf Club. Congratulations George - it’s wonderful to hear a good news sporting story during this unprecedented time.

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Viv Muddle - Australian dirt track champion

Viv competed in the 2019 Australian Dirt track Titles with riders from all over Australia. It was run over 4 rounds. The top 12 qualifying to race in the final. Viv qualified in 1st place on both of his bikes.

He was undefeated and won the final in the 50cc 7/9 years to become the Australian Champion. 

Viv's achievements this year:

-Australian Champion 

-NSW Champion 

-The Casey Stoner cup 1st

-The Akubra Classic 1st

-The famous Twilight meeting at Taree  1st

-Gold Coast Club Championship 1st

Brian Gill - Music

Merrimac State High School hosted its third annual Cluster Workshop and Twilight Tunes. This event attracts over 160 students from local primary schools in year 5 and 6 to participate in an all day Instrumental Music workshop and perform an evening concert. This year, the Patron of Music Mr George Ellis attended the workshop and worked with the students. As the conductor for the Australian Symphony Orchestra, his passion and expertise for music was a delightful addition to the day. Mr Ellis personally selected a very small group of students whom he thought were exceptional. Congratulations to Brian Gill.

Abbi-Mae, Amy, Chloe, Georgia, Holly,  Ivy, Mikayla, Olivia - Music
2018 State Honours Ensemble Program - Primary 2018 presented by Open Conservatorium, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University

Students from Broadbeach State School have been selected among the best young musicians in South East Queensland they attended the elite State Honours Ensemble Program at the Queensland Conservatorium.  It is a intensive two-day rehearsal period with the SHEP string, wind and vocal ensembles, concluding with a concert in the Conservatorium theatre.  Congratulations to Abbi-Mae, Amy, Chloe, Georgia, Holly,  Ivy, Mikayla, Olivia

What is SHEP?

The State Honours Ensemble Program is an educational program for music students that helps extend and encourage their pursuit of musical excellence. 

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Cody Atkinson - Tennis

Cody has had a massive year in the tennis court and the a result of lots of hard work. He trains 6 days per week on the court. 

This year he has achieved the following:

-Member of the Queensland super 10’s training squad

-Member of Queensland 12 and under presidents team for primary schools state champs

-Selected into Gold Coast u11’s team to compete in Queensland teams event

-Selected into Tennis Australia u12’s national Academy 

On the court

U10’s Gold Coast championship winner

U10’s Brisbane Age championship gold tournament singles and double winner

U10’s Rod Laver junior championships gold tournament singles and doubles winner 

Currently ranked #1 in Queensland for his age and #4  in Australia.

He has just received sponsorship from head tennis international and they supply his rackets, strings, bags etc. 

Finally, Cody has just been selected to represent Queensland at super 10’s national teams event. This is being played in Melbourne at the Australian open in jan 2019. 





Last reviewed 04 September 2023
Last updated 04 September 2023