Facilities

General

  • well-designed classrooms and large open areas
  • pleasant, safe grounds
  • Restaurant and Cafe on campus
  • air conditioned bus and enclosed trailer
  • campus wide Wi-Fi
  • water bottle re-fill stations
  • digital video commander system – digital content and campus signage communication

Library (Information Centre)

  • open from 8.45 – 4.00 pm, providing a fully supported friendly workplace
  • large, current collection of resources including books, magazines, videos, posters, maps,
  • a networked computer laboratory with Internet access, electronic periodicals databases and the Hawker College Virtual library. Managed by a booking system for both class and individual student use
  • study guides, including bibliography, citation and essay writing guides
  • student support with the development of research skills, such as, defining the problem, locating the resources, evaluating their usefulness, extracting information and presenting work
  • loan of netbooks and other digital technology

Visual & Performing Arts

  • visual art and ceramic studios
  • digital photography
  • well-equipped darkroom facilities including colour enlargers, colour printers
  • textile design studio with computerised machines
  • state of the art  graphics, art, multimedia and digital photography computer laboratories with Internet access
  • professional 300 seat theatre
  • dance studio
  • music suite

Media

  • digital video cameras, digital editing suite
  • Mac Multimedia spec studio
  • studio with blue screen and studio lighting
  • radio studio

Information Communication Technology

  • laboratories with broadband Internet access
  • desktop publishing, word processing, laser printing, scanning and advanced Cisco network training equipment
  • access to College work via cLc - virtual learning environment
  • radio network for access to College Intranet from all areas of the College

Physical Education & Sports

  • well-equipped gymnasium
  • sports oval
  • tennis courts
  • extensive outdoor education equipment
  • strength and conditioning room
  • contemporary learning space

Technology

  • fully equipped wood area for furniture and construction
  • fully equipped metal (machining and fabrication) and electrical area
  • industrial standard automotive workshop and hoist
  • computer aided drawing and design studio

Tourism & Hospitality

  • fully equipped training restaurant and kitchen
  • training coffee shop and patisserie

Science

  • modern laboratories with specialist facilities for a broad range of science options
  • agriculture and biology facilities
  • video microscope and data logging facilities
  • lapidary equipment
  • computer laboratory
  • contemporary learning space

Mathematics

  • computer laboratory
  • graphics calculators
  • contemporary learning space