Campus tour

An immersive environment


Facilities

Main Reception
Auditorium
Library and Careers Centre
Junior School
Art, Design & Technology
Early Learning Centre
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Centre
Main Oval
Science
Performing Arts
Stars Foundation Centre
Swimming pool
Student Wellbeing Centre
Clontarf Academy
Mayuma Room (Cafeteria)
Gymnasium
Dumabudla Centre
Gumimba House
Dewarra House

Main Reception


The Main Reception building is generally the first place to visit. Our staff in Main Reception provide information about the School and attend to any queries.

Hours of Operation

School Term

  • Monday - Friday: 8.00 am - 4.30 pm

School Holidays

  • Monday - Friday: 8.30 am to 4.00 pm

Auditorium


This large multipurpose space is used as a meeting place. The university-style layout makes it a great venue for gatherings such as information evenings, assemblies or the performing arts.

Library and Careers Centre


The Library and Careers Centre are great hubs for students. The Library is full of print and digital resources for the students to use and the Careers Centre offers support to students at all year levels for their future endeavours.

The Library is open every day during school hours as well as before and after school.

Junior School


The Junior School is for students from Transition to Year 6. Haileybury Rendall School’s Junior School Program ensures students enjoy the best of everything from the start: the best teachers, resources, facilities and curriculum.

The classrooms are full of engaging materials that help nurture and support each student’s learning. Junior School students also use other areas of the School including the Library, Art Room, Gymnasium, sporting ovals and Auditorium.

Art, Design & Technology


Art, Design & Technology is integral to a complete education. For creative endeavours we provide numerous, well-equipped art rooms, while for technological pursuits we provide a personal iPad or laptop.

Early Learning Centre


The Early Learning Centre (ELC) creates the ideal starting point for young children to learn, discover and grow. Classrooms have been designed with natural elements to bring the outdoors inside, providing students with a calm, nurturing environment.

Vocational Education and Training (VET) Centre


The majority of our VET courses are delivered onsite in the VET Centre on behalf of our Registered Training Organisation. The VET Centre includes:

  • Specialist Visual and Performing Arts centres including six art rooms, a kiln room, 3D visual arts centre, graphic design laboratory, and specialist woodwork and metalwork workshops
  • Child Care Training Centre (a unique facility in the NT)
  • Home Economics/Food and Hospitality Facility
  • Automotive Studies Centre
  • Engineering Workshop
  • Music Laboratory with recording facilities.

Some courses are delivered through partnerships that will see shared use of these facilities.

Main Oval


The outdoor facilities at Haileybury Rendall School are among the best in Darwin.

The Main Oval provides a vast playing space for sports such as AFL, rugby, soccer and cricket. The oval is used throughout the entire year for various House tournaments and sporting competitions.

Science


There are six science laboratories at Haileybury Rendall School. These labs allow students to take part in theory and practical classes and have access to modern science equipment.

Performing Arts


Haileybury Rendall School has dedicated Dance and Drama studios. These studios have professional lighting, staging, props and costumes for the students to access for plays and musicals.

Stars Foundation Centre


The Stars Foundation Centre is a recreational space for female Aboriginal students.

In the centre, students can take part in a range of activities and have access to staff members based in the centre whenever required.

Swimming pool


Haileybury Rendall School is the only school in Darwin that has its own pool facility.

The 25-metre outdoor swimming pool is available to be used for various water activities, including swimming lessons and lifesaving, as well as School events such as the Junior School House Swimming Carnival.

Student Wellbeing Centre


Our dedicated staff make sure that every student matters every day. The Student Wellbeing Centre is a place for students to go when seeking assistance both inside and outside the classroom. The Health Centre is included in this building with a registered nurse on duty.

The Student Wellbeing Centre is open every school day including before and after school.

Clontarf Academy


The Clontarf Academy is a recreational space for male Aboriginal students.

Staff are available to provide support and activities throughout the school day.

Mayuma Room (Cafeteria)


Haileybury Rendall School boasts a comfortable and large air-conditioned cafeteria and dining room called the Mayuma Room. The cafeteria is run by professional caterers and prepares fresh, tasty, varied and well-balanced meals for all our day and boarding students.

Mayuma is taken from a local Aboriginal language (Larrakia) and means tucker.

Gymnasium


The Gymnasium has both indoor and outdoor elements. This large court space is undercover and available for students to use throughout the day including sport training and Physical Education lessons.

Dumabudla Centre


The Dumabudla Centre is a large, air-conditioned space that hosts assemblies, concerts and information nights. This is the largest space in the School and seats up to 600.

The Dumabudla Centre is also available for external hire.

Gumimba House


Gumimba represents a crocodile.

Gumimba House is one of the recently refurbished boarding residences onsite and is just a short walk from the main School. This House currently accommodates all male boarders in Years 7 to 12.

Each bedroom accommodates one or two students and other facilities include a reception, common areas, game areas, kitchens and study spaces.

Dewarra House


Dewarra represents a spider.

Dewarra is one of the recently refurbished boarding residences onsite and is just a short walk from the main School. This House currently accommodates all female boarders from Years 7 to 12.

Dewarra House has both individual and shared rooms and communal areas that include a reception, common rooms, games room, music room, study room, kitchens and outdoor lounge areas.