Campus

Set on the border of Cornwall Park, St Cuthbert’s campus is a striking mix of the traditional and state of the art. We invite you to visit us and take a tour of our purpose built facilities.

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SPORTS FACILITIES

Centennial Centre for Wellbeing
This houses our state of the art, two-storey aquatic centre and gym, and our Wellbeing Faculty. Our main 25m pool has eight lanes and a moveable floor for water polo. This facility is available for hire.

John Wigglesworth Sports Centre
This indoor gymnasium features courts for netball, volleyball, basketball, korfball and squash. Used for PE lessons and co-curricular team trainings, the centre it is an excellent weather-proof facility.

Ewen Tennis Courts
These two Astroturf courts are used for Junior School tennis and netball games, giving our younger girls the opportunity to try their hand at different sports in their own environment.

Harvey Alison Courts
These seven tennis and netball courts have a Rebound Ace surface and provide a large space for the school’s many tennis and netball teams to practice before and after school, as well as facilities for PE lessons.

Hockey Turf
Our hockey teams enjoy a purpose-built hockey turf located next to the sports field. There is plenty of room for supporters when school teams have a home game and this is also the venue for our annual Anzac Hockey Festival, which hosts other secondary schools.

LIBRARIES

The libraries at St Cuthbert’s have two main goals: to foster a love of reading and to support teaching and learning by providing information and research. These goals are achieved in a friendly environment with an amazing collection of books, a range of online services, and print, multimedia and electronic resources. Both libraries run book clubs and support our highly successful Kids Lit Quiz teams which have competed in international competitions.

Smith Gray Library
Dedicated to the Junior School, the Smith Gray Library caters for students in Years 0 – 6 with picture books, fiction, audio books and non-fiction collections alongside an ICT suite providing iMac computers and educational software.

Frances Compton Library
This facility combines access to printed literature and electronic information for students in Year 7 – 13. Fiction, non-fiction and audio-visual collections complement a wide range of information accessible through electronic databases.

PERFORMING ARTS

The Performing Arts Centre
This award-winning building opened in October 2011 and is used for music, drama and dance. It has several performance areas, choir room, orchestral room, spring-floored dance room, storage space for all types of musical instruments and a green screen for filming and acting.

This facility allows girls to experience all areas of performance from front-of-stage to backstage, giving them a taste of the arts industry in a state-of-the-art complex with dedicated teaching staff.

Joan Holland Auditorium
The Joan Holland Auditorium has professional lighting systems, a stage and tiered seating for up to 150 people, making it the perfect venue for drama performances, guest speakers and workshops.

OLD GIRLS’ CHAPEL

We are fortunate to have a beautiful, peaceful oasis at the heart of the school campus. Completed in 1993, the Old Girls Chapel was fundraised for by the Old Girls Association, and commemorates their 75th anniversary.

Students attend mid-week chapel services and family chapel services are held on Sundays. On Monday evenings there is a boarders’ chapel service, and on Thursday afternoons a staff and senior student service of Holy Communion.

Weddings are conducted for Old Girls, as well as baptisms and blessing ceremonies.