How many guests can I bring?

You can bring up to three guests to the graduation ceremony or photoshoot (any child under the age of 12 months is not counted towards the guest list).

Can I bring more than three guests to the ceremony?

Unfortunately not, due to venue capacity numbers are limited.

Can I buy the graduation gown and stole?

Gowns and stoles are hired by Chisholm and cannot be purchased.

I graduated in a diploma level – will I still get a mortarboard?

Mortarboards are worn by Undergraduate certificate and Bachelor level and above graduands only.

What happens if I cannot attend my photoshoot session?

Cancel your booking via your confirmation email and/or SMS message, or email the Chisholm events team –

When do I receive my photos?

The photo gallery will be emailed to students three weeks after the sessions. A password will be provided in the email to access the gallery.

How much do the photoshoots cost?

The graduation photoshoots are $25.50 (plus booking fee) and includes your gown hire and photography.

What happens if I cannot attend the ceremony after I’ve booked?

You may cancel your booking up to 48 hours prior to the ceremony. All cancellations are to made in writing to, and your refund will be provided by the venue.

Do I need to pay to receive my photos?

No - Your photos will be emailed to you and are downloadable for free. However, should you wish to print your photos, it will be at your own cost.

What time do I need to arrive for an on-campus photoshoot?

Please arrive no more than 10 minutes before your booking time.

Where can I park?

Please refer to the location information.