Education

Online Courses and Education

Online education ranges from short informal courses for interest or to learn a particular skill, to accredited training to increase your career prospects. Being online frees you from geographic and time constraints. Online Course Providers Online Courses Australia is a nationally registered training organisation (RTO 32080). Studying through Online Courses Australia can help you land… Read More

Sunshine Coast Schools and Education on the Sunshine Coast Australia

Education and Schools on the Sunshine Coast Queensland children normally begin school in the year of their 6th birthday. Most attend state or independent schools. Others study by distance education and some families choose home-schooling.  See BCL Brisbane Education for more Sunshine Coast Schools Beerwah State High School Caloundra State School Caloundra State High School… Read More

Schools and Education in Darwin Northern Territory Australia

Schools in Darwin Northern Territory Department of Education website Alice Springs School of the Air offers a wide range of educational services and activities to isolated primary children in the southern half of the Northern Territory, the extreme north of South Australia and the south-east of Western Australia. The school’s Visitor’s Centre in Alice Springs is… Read More

Book Week

Book Week 18 to 24 August 2018 CBCA Children’s Book Week celebrates Australian books, authors and illustrators for children. The 2018 Book Week theme is Find Your Treasure. Book Week is the longest running children’s festival in Australia. Every year, Book Week, which is run by the Children’s Book Council of Australia, aims to highlight… Read More

Training Colleges and Organisations – Perth Western Australia

WA Training & Tertiary Education Edith Cowan University Perth’s multi-campus university, Edith Cowan University (ECU), already attracts one-third of Western Australia’s university students (20,000), spread over 4 ECU campuses… Read More

Schools and Education in Perth Western Australia

Western Australia Education Schools in Perth Education Department of Western Australia has information about enrolments, policies and a school directory Association of Independent Schools of Western Australia Australian Christian College Southlands Catholic Education Office of Western Australia Parents and Friends Federation of Western Australia Perth Modern School academic selective school Tertiary Education, Universities Edith Cowan… Read More

Schools and Education in Melbourne Australia

Schools in Victoria Department of Education and Early Childhood Development – a Government-sponsored site with details of educational resources for students of all ages. School Holiday dates HEN – Home Education Network, Victoria Universities, Training Courses & Colleges Australian College of Applied Psychology    Headmasters Advanced Academy Training   International College of Professional Photography   Northern Melbourne Institute… Read More

Schools and Education in Adelaide South Australia

Adelaide has a wide range of educational and training facilities for all ages. All children between the ages of 6 and 15 years must attend school in South Australia. State schools provide free tuition. There are several universities in Adelaide, TAFE colleges offering technical and vocational training and private training institutions. Childcare and Early Learning… Read More

Gold Coast Schools and Education on the Gold Coast Australia

Education and Schools on the Gold Coast Brisbane has a wide range of educational and training facilities for all ages. Queensland children normally begin school in the year of their 6th birthday. Most attend state or independent schools. Others study by distance education and some families choose home-schooling.  See BCL Brisbane Education for more Gold… Read More

Schools and Education in Canberra Australia

Schools in Canberra ACT Department of Education & Community Services Tuggeranong Link is a not-for-profit community organisation that operates some very successful and highly regarded Playschools. Government schools Ainslie Primary School Aranda Primary School Arawang Primary School Bonython Primary School Calwell Primary School Campbell Primary School Chapman Primary School Charles Conder Primary School Charnwood Primary… Read More

Schools and Education in Tasmania Australia

Education in Tasmania School Holiday dates Schools Tasmania about the school system in Tasmania Work & Training Ltd Hobart Welcome to our college of learning in Hobart city, your first choice in Australian work and study experiences. Students from all over the world come to take advantage of our world class education and enjoy our… Read More

School holiday dates & Public Holidays – all states of Australia & NZ

Each state of Australia sets their own school term and holiday dates – which can be very confusing when travelling interstate. We include school holiday dates on each city what’s on pages (click on state links below), but also here are links to official government sites where you can double-check all dates.

Education- State Schools in Brisbane Queensland Australia

State Schools in Brisbane Scroll down to see Primary and Secondary State Schools, Special State Schools and Environmental Education Centres in the Greater Brisbane Region. They are divided into the four Education Districts in Greater Brisbane – Central and West, North, South and South East. Brisbane Central and West Education District Primary Schools in Brisbane… Read More

Education- Universities in Brisbane Queensland Australia

Universities in Queensland Australia Catholic University – Brisbane Campus (McCauley at Banyo) Bond University is a small private university. The University campus is on the Gold Coast, about one hour drive away from Brisbane Central Queensland University Griffith University – with campuses at the Gold Coast, Logan, Mt Gravatt, Nathan and Southbank. James Cook University… Read More

Education- Private schools in Brisbane Queensland Australia

Independent and Private Schools in Brisbane Scroll down to see Independent Schools and Colleges in the Greater Brisbane Region. They are divided into the four Education Districts in Greater Brisbane – Central and West, North, South and South East. The lists include All Boys, All Girls and Co-Ed Schools. Some schools are Primary, some Secondary… Read More

BCL Adult Education- Brisbane Queensland Australia

Adult Education Pine Rivers State High School holds evening classes for the Pine Rivers community, including arts & craft lessons, music, sport, cooking and more. University of the Third Age – ‘Learning for Pleasure’, Providing leisure and educational courses to local seniors. Secondary School Course Providers Coorparoo Centre for Continuing Secondary Education Students at the… Read More

Education Links and information – Brisbane Queensland Australia

Education Information Sites Education Queensland Education Queensland’s Education and Training Reforms for the Future includes a proposal to extend the years of compulsory schooling – and the opportunity to have your say. An important part of this strategy is broadening the options available to the students. The Senior Certificate Project investigated structural changes to certification… Read More

Brisbane Schools and Education in Brisbane Queensland Australia

Education and Schools in Brisbane Brisbane has a wide range of educational and training facilities for all ages. Queensland children normally begin school in the year of their 6th birthday. Most attend state or independent schools. Others study by distance education and some families choose home-schooling. Queensland’s new Preparatory Year replaced preschool from 2007 and… Read More

Schools and Education in Newcastle Australia

Schools in Newcastle Newcastle is in the Hunter / Central Coast education region. You can find all registered schools on the Schools NSW site see school search or Hunter / Central Coast region schools listings (direct links may change) or go direct to some school websites below Adamstown Public School Callaghan College Jesmond Senior Campus… Read More

Schools and Education in Sydney Australia

Schools in New South Wales Schools in NSW New South Wales HSC On-Line The New South Wales HSC On-Line is an information network that services the Higher School Certificate (HSC) needs of students, teachers and subject associations. NSW Board of Studies Berne Education Centre at Lewisham is a Marist Bros. initiative providing education through Years… Read More