Bright P-12 College

Bright P-12 College Information

  • Address: Park Street  
  • Bright, Victoria 3741
  • Distance from Melbourne: 300 km
  • Principal: Mr John Pryor
  • International Student Coordinator: Mrs Katrina Ciolli
  • Number of students: 505
  • Number of international students: 1
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • VCE Results
  • VCE completion : 100%
  • University offers : 81%
  • TAFE/VET offers : 19%

Bright P-12 College is newly renovated and set in 10 hectares of landscaped grounds in the tourist township of Bright, in the picturesque Ovens Valley. Primary and secondary students share the same campus, providing a unique atmosphere and further enhancing the qualities of the college.

Bright P-12 College operates an annexe at Dinner Plain during the winter ski season. A 5-acre farm adjoins the college, enabling students to undertake specialised studies in agriculture and horticulture.

Languages taught

  • German
  • Japanese



Intensive English Language provided

  • On-site  



Special programs

  • VET Certificate II in Community Studies, Equine Industry
  • Sport and recreation
  • Music (inc. instrumental and choir)
  • Drama
  • Visual arts and communication
  • Wood/Metal/Food Technology
  • Careers
  • Student Representative Council (SRC)
  • German and Japanese Language and Exchange
  • State Emergency Service (SES) Cadet Program


Popular sports

  • Snowsports
  • Equestrian
  • Football
  • Netball
  • Cricket
  • Cycling


Special facilities

  • Sports stadium
  • Newly equipped gymnasium
  • Football oval
  • Soccer oval, basketball/netball courts
  • Two computer labs
  • Five computer pods
  • 5-acre farm  
  • Annexe school at Dinner Plain in the Victorian Alps
  • Newly refurbished performing arts facilities
  • New science, food, wood and metal classrooms