About the School
Don College is situated in a coastal bushland setting, 10 minutes bus ride from the Devonport City Centre. Bordered by Don River to the west, Coles Beach to the North the buildings offer fabulous views to surrounding farmlands and Bass Strait. Students completing year 10 in local secondary schools have the option of moving to Don College to complete years 11 and 12 before attending a tertiary education institution, or entering the workforce.
The unique 1970s (brutalist) architecture provides a combination of large open common spaces, classrooms and smaller nooks and crannies ideal for learning in a variety of modes.
Recreational facilities include:
- Tennis courts
- Multipurpose Centre (for performances and gymnasium)
- Rock climbing wall
- Running track
- The Devonport Walking track provides quick access to Devonport’s Olympic swimming pool, hockey and soccer grounds and nearby beaches.