Living Here

Schools and Education



At Harpley, every stage of life is a chance to learn.


With a range of education facilities, from childcare and kindergarten through to primary and secondary schools, Harpley is a community set to grow with your family.


Early Learning

Wallaby Childcare Centre is operating within the community and Harpley's waterfront town centre is planned to include a Wyndham City Council Community Centre. The centre is proposed to include a kindergarten, maternal and child health services and playgroup.


Harpley is proposed to include a public primary school, a public secondary school and St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Werribee is estimated to open January 2021.  There are also a number of primary and high schools in the surrounding area including Westbourne Grammar, Iramaoo Primary School, Thomas Chirnside Primary School, Manor Lakes College, Werribee Islamic College and MacKillop Catholic Regional College. There is also an existing bus service for transfers to Bacchus Marsh Grammar.

Tertiary Education

Harpley is located close to the University of Melbourne Werribee Campus and the Victoria University Werribee Campus, which includes an Industry Skills Training Centre.


More information on schools and education in the local area can be found at:


# Information as per approved precinct structure plan. The delivery of the Community Centre and schools is subject to planning approvals and Council State commitment. The Town Centre will be developed by parties other than Lendlease, are subject to planning approvals and economic conditions and may be delivered over a number of years. Lendlease does not warrent or guarantee that the proposed elements in the Town Centre will be delivered by a particular time, or at all.