Learning Centres

Libraries: Our Junior Resource Centre and Middle/Senior Library are large, bright spaces stocked with books, technology, and study areas conducive to individual and group work. Both contain texts and online resources, computers and smart boards, with specialist staff on hand to assist students. Canterbury students can also access our online library website here - a space rich in information and resources.

English Language Centre: Canterbury’s English Language Centre is operated by specialist staff and situated in the Middle/Senior School. It is used for Literacy enhancement for International students as well as for general ESL tutorial support.

Science Precinct: The Science precinct has eight laboratories equipped with industry-standard equipment. The Extended Experimental Investigation (EEI) Analytical Room has more than 30 data loggers and an EEI store/workroom to help students complete their EEIs.

Trade Training Centre (TTC) The TTC includes state-of-the-art facilities in key vocational areas. A furnishing workshop and construction courtyard make up the industrial training facility and the hospitality training facility comprises a commercial kitchen, restaurant and bar training area. These $1.5 million amenities enable students to develop skills in furnishing, construction and hospitality.

Canterbury Events Centre (CEC) The CEC seats around 2000 people and includes a stage large enough for a full orchestra, acoustic walls and ceiling, full theatre curtaining, a mezzanine level and a heat-and-serve kitchen. The sound and lighting enables professional-standard productions to be performed on stage. The CEC is used for

  • Assemblies and major ceremonies
  • Annual Excellence Awards
  • Annual Family Chapel and other Chapels
  • College Musicals and music, dance and drama performances
  • Sporting competitions and activities
  • Exhibitions; and
  • Events arranged by outside organisations on a hire basis.

Junior School Precinct:The Junior School Administration Building houses the Dean and Assistant Dean of Junior School. An expansive car park and bus bay provide safe drop-off and collection points. Kindergarten students have a purpose-built precinct which promotes a holistic development of the child in a safe, fenced environment.

Finance, Enrolments and Administration: The Finance and Enrolments Building has easy access to parking. The Enrolments and Accounts Offices are located here. The Main Administration Building is on the corner of Easterly St and Old Logan Village Road. The Head of College, Dean of Senior School, Director of Students, Director of Curriculum, College Administration office and Marketing office can be found here.