Open Days and Tours


Open DayTwo Open Days, from 9am to midday, are held during the year and parents, children and family members are warmly invited to attend. Registration to attend Open Days is not required.

The first Open Day is held in May and the second Open Day is held in September. The dates of these are advertised on our Website well in advance also advised in the letter enclosed with the Information Pack if you enquire online..

We have a small display in the Performing Arts Building and some of our students perform musical items for your enjoyment whilst you sip a cup of tea or coffee. Then our Year 10 students will show you around the School wherever you would like to visit.

The tour generally takes approximately one hour if you visit all of our facilities which include the Christopher J. Morey Building, Performing Arts Building, the Swimming Pool, the Gymnasium, the Wattle and Creek Streets development and the Junior School.

Headmaster’s Tour Mornings

The Headmaster’s Tour Mornings are held at various times during the year.  The first for 2017 will be held on Friday 20th January.
The next tour will be held on Friday 10th March and another held on Tuesday 7th November (Melbourne Cup Day). The School runs as normal school day on Melbourne Cup Day as Bendigo has a public holiday on Bendigo Cup Day.

Parents meet in the Performing Arts Building at 62 Wattle Street at 9:00am.  The Headmaster, Mr Maruff, will address parents briefly and ask parents to divide into groups of either the tour of the Junior School with the Head of Junior School, Mr Thompson or the tour with the Headmaster and/or Deputy Head.  The tour takes approximately one hour.

Parents are asked to register if they wish to attend one of these mornings by emailing registrar@girton.vic.edu.au or by telephoning 03 5441 3114