Newhaven College


Newhaven College is an open entry independent, ecumenical and co-educational school, founded on Phillip Island in 1980 catering for students from Prep through to Year 12 in a three sub-school structure: Junior School (Prep-Year 4), Middle School (Year 5-8), and Senior School (Year 9-12).

The College community provides high-quality inclusive education for all students. We place an unwavering focus on the academic and personal development of all learners at the College and our exceptional staff value the uniqueness of each student. We are proud of our caring, welcoming atmosphere which is reflected in our school motto – In Quietness and Confidence Shall Be Your Strength.

Our modern state of the art facilities offers an ideal environment for the delivery of our academic, sporting, and cultural programs. Our co-curricular programs include:

Performing Arts/Music

Camps & Outdoor Education

Surfing Academy

Equestrian Team

Tennis Academy

House Competitions

Sporting Programs

Special Interest Clubs

Duke of Edinburgh

Public Speaking & Debating

Language Studies

International Travel Experiences

Food Technology Wing

Trades Skills Centre

The College is located on Phillip Island and operates an extensive private bus network providing safe and convenient transport to students from South Gippsland and Bass Coast.


  • Carpark
  • Non Smoking
  • Coach Parking


  • Provides general access facilities and services for people with access needs.


  • Prep to Year 12 School grades
  • International Travel Experiences
  • Trades Skills Centre
  • Food Technology Wing
  • Performing Arts / Music