Yrs 7 - 12 | Boarding and Day
133 Ballarat Road,
Principal: Mark McGinnity
Head of Boarding Contact Information
Name: Bruce Farquharson
Telephone: (03) 5551 1200
Number in School: 694
Number of Boarders: 60
Monivae provides a friendly, safe residence for students’ academic, spiritual, physical and cultural needs. Boarding staff at Monivae aim to support families, not replace them. Boarding at Monivae provides many opportunities for students, from the educational benefits of structured supervised study times and use of resources to extra curricular activities such as arts, sport and music.
The aim of Boarding at Monivae is to provide opportunities to those who are unable to receive the same at home. This could be in the form of wider academic opportunities, structured study programs or to meet an individuals specialised schooling needs. Monivae cherishes the individual and celebrates the community nature that allows a student to feel comfortable and safe.
Students who board at Monivae get to experience living with people from different cultures and people from a wide variety of backgrounds. This helps to develop their independence, self confidence and tolerance of others. Boarding offers a whole education that encourages students to recognise and reach their own unique potential.
Hamilton is an easy location to reach from most of Western Victoria and South-East South Australia. Access from Melbourne, Ballarat, Geelong, Warrnambool, Mt Gambier and towns in between is by the country V-line service. There are also daily flights to and from Hamilton to Essendon airport in Melbourne. Monivae provides a weekly bus service to the Victorian Wimmera and South-East South Australian regions, with this service extending on ‘home’ weekends.
With tuition starting at $4,390 per annum and weekly boarding at $12,000 per annum, Monivae College has the facilities and staff to ensure the best value boarding option for your child.