Banora Point Public School

Telephone07 5524 1444

Our staff

Get to know our school staff. We're all here to help.

Our professional, university-educated teachers encourage students to develop a love of learning and a desire to succeed. They maintain the highest integrity and concern for your child’s wellbeing.

The principal is responsible for the educational leadership and management of our school. If you would like to speak to the principal, please contact us to make an appointment.

Our school administrative staff can answer inquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.

School Leadership Team

  • Principal:
    • Ms Sarah Mortimore (Acting)                        
  • Deputy Principal:            
    • Ms Therasa Trew (Relieving) 
  • Business Manager
    • Mrs Karen Bowcock
  • Assistant Principals:
    • Mrs Sue McArthur (ES1 - Relieving)
    • Mrs Elise Liggett (S1 - Relieving) 
    • Mrs Viv Winfield (S2 - Relieving)
    • Mrs Fiona Nicholson (S3 - Relieving)
  • Assistant Principals Curriculum and Instruction 
    • Mrs Trish Whittaker
    • Mrs Rhione Madden

2023 Classroom teachers

Early Stage One Team: R/Assistant Principal - Sue McArthur

  • KT: Ms Alison Pinkney
  • KG: Mrs Donna Germany
  • KS: Mrs Trish Stewart

Stage One Team: R/Assistant Principal Elise Liggett

  • 1L: Mrs Elise Liggett
  • 1J: Ms Virginia Heath
  • 1/2S: Mrs Jacinta Smith
  • 1/2F: Mrs Karen Foate
  • 2M: Miss Molly McNamara
  • 2J: Mr Jarrad Maxwell

Stage Two Team: R/Assistant Principal Viv Winfield

  • 3R: Mrs Elizabeth Ryan
  • 3D: Mrs Sinead Dunn
  • 3W: Mrs Claire Wilson
  • 4C: Mrs Nicole Crawford
  • 4G: Miss Maddison Gradidge
  • 4V: Mrs Viv Winfield

Stage Three Team: R/Assistant Principal Fiona Nicholson

  • 5C: Mrs Nicole Canellis
  • 5J: Mrs Jenna Bond and Mrs Julia Degan
  • 6T: Mrs Megan Tannahill
  • 6N: Mrs Fiona Nicholson
  • 6W: Mr Mick Wilkinson

Learning and Support Team:

  •  Ms Therasa Trew (Deputy Principal. Rel)
  • Mrs Sue McArthur (AP)


Ms Kajal Goel, Mrs Angela Hackett, Mrs Julia Degan, Mrs Karen Regan.


SLSO - Student Learning Support Officers

Brie Williams, Melissa See, Jade McEwan, Stephanie Wood, Peita Hyman, Rebecca Watts, Cheryl Hines, Liam Henzell, Julie Covell, Angie Wallace, Ella McMillan


Librarian - Mrs Janelle Gill

Library Assistant (SAO) - Mrs Rebecca Watts


Office Team:

Business Manager Karen Bowcock

SAM - School Administration Manager - Debbie McGann

SAOs - School Administration Officers - Lindy Price, Lisa Jarvis