Moreton Bay College
450 Wondall Road
Manly West QLD4179
Tel: 07 3390 8555
Fax: 07 3390 8919
Religious Affiliation: Uniting Church
Moreton Bay College
Moreton Bay College is a Uniting Church school for girls located in the beautiful Brisbane Bayside location of Manly West. Set in fifty acres of landscaped gardens mBC boasts first-class facilities and a multitude of curricular and co-curricular pursuits providing a challenging supporting and inspiring learning environment for young women from Prep to Year 12. Our diverse and contemporary educational program reflects the best aspects of our school’s heritage while recognising the particular needs of girls who will contribute to an ever-changing society. Our educational program while dynamic Has at its core afirm philosophy that foundation learning is essential. It enables each girl to not only participate and contribute to society but to make a difference.
Aims and Vision
Through the provision of a stimulating secure and supportive learning environment based on Christian principles and beliefs moreton Bay College aims to provide each girl with the opportunity to develop qualities of compassion respect tolerance dignity self-worth and confidence.
The College curriculum provides a comprehensive program at all levels - to stimulate inspire motivate and push the boundaries of the girls’ cognitive affective and physical abilities. With the highest possible standards of intellectual education intimately linked to the full development of our girls’ personal character and integrity every Moreton Bay graduate can meet her future with positive self-esteem and confidence in her own abilities.
The Moreton Bay College philosophy promotes the all-rounded development of students and in doing so boasts some of the best academic cultural and sporting facilities in Queensland set amongst 20 hectares of native trees shrubs green ovals and landscaped gardens. Specialised facilities include the Ken and Janet Waller Sports Centre the 500 seat Music Centre the John Mason Pool an outdoor netball and tennis complex dedicated computer and science labs and the Alice J Alison Greene Secondary Library and Ngaire Tagney Primary Library buildings.
At Moreton Bay College we are confident that each girl’s participation in co-curricular pursuits whether at a beginner intermediate or elite level encourages her to strive for personal goals fosters teamwork and gives her exposure to the qualities of perseverance determination commitment and fair play. The College has a proud tradition of wide co-curricular choice in both the cultural and sporting arenas and today it offers one of the best ranges of co-curricular activities in the State. In principle we advocate a broad and balanced educational and co-curricular program one which supports and nurtures the development of the complete young adult. We advocate a broad and balanced educational and co-curricular program one which supports and nurtures the development of the complete young adult. All girls are encouraged to participate in our co-curricular program which provides opportunities in a wide range of activities that include sporting cultural social and personal areas.
Pastoral care is interwoven into the very fabric of Moreton Bay College and is seen as a collaborative partnership between students parents and staff. We strive to create a community where girls feel safe valued connected Have a strong sense of belonging and of being valued and listened to. These elements provide an essential platform for the individual growth and success of each student.