St Dominic lived and preached the Gospel in thirteenth century Europe and founded the Order of Preachers – the Dominicans.
Siena College and Santa Sabina College in NSW share a common history both being established by the Dominican Sisters, who came to Australia
St Lucy's, a work of the Dominican Sisters, is an independent, specialist Catholic School and community which shares a history with Siena College.
St Catherine of Siena, the Patron of the College was a Dominican mystic of the fourteenth century, who, by her charitable works, her gifts of discernment and prayer and her diplomatic skills, played a leading role in the history of Italy and the Church.
The Dominican Education Committee seeks to be instrumental in contributing to the formation of staff in educational settings which have a Dominican tradition so that the charism may be remembered, shared and celebrated.