Harrietville Primary School, founded in 1866, is located in the picturesque mountain village of Harrietville, 25kms from Bright, at the base of Mt Hotham in North-East Victoria. The school’s aim is to provide a personalised, supportive and engaging environment, in which students strive to achieve to the best of their ability. Maintaining strong connections with the community, developing leadership skills and providing every child with every opportunity are priorities in the development of our students to become well balanced and respectful community members.

Protecting our Children
 Protecting our Children. Protecting children and young people from abuse is our responsibility. 



Harrietville Primary School has a vision to develop respect within children who engage in their learning, aspire to achieve their personal goals and become connected members of the community.

Our mission is to provide our students with access to a broad range of learning opportunities that respond to the diversity of their individual needs and abilities.

We are guided by values held by the school and its community in relation to: Community – connecting, participating and linking
chieve – aspiring to acquire new skills and knowledge
espect – of self and others through honesty, inclusion and responsibility
Engage – in learning by thinking and questioning

Harrietville Primary School - Acknowledgement of Country

Harrietville Primary School - Acknowledgement of Country


As well as our core curriculum programs, we have a diverse variety of extra-curricular programs including:

Art (MACC) van 
Library (MARC) van 
Skiing program 
Swimming/Tennis program 
Kinder Club 
Music lessons 
Pre-prep program 
Cluster Camps and Excursions
After School Sport
Performing Arts

Harrietville Bush Kinder