From the Collection of Sunbury & District Heritage Association Inc Sunbury Community House and Leisure Centre Elizabeth Drive Sunbury Victoria
- A black and white photograph of a small school building. It is a federation style building with brick walls and a tiled roof.
- H12.5 x H 17.5 cm
- sunbury state school no. 1002.
- The photo is of the Sunbury State School No. 1002, which replaced an earlier building. The Federation style red-brick school was built in 1911 and was officially opened on 2nd May 1912. An extra room was added in 1945 to accommodate increased enrolment. In 1999 the school closed at the Stawell Street site and the students relocated to the former and refurbished bluestone Industrial School in Jacksons Hill. The former red-brick school building is now part of the Sunbury Community Health Centre complex.
- c1910 - 1920s
- Many former and present-day residents in Sunbury have attended this school over the years.
- 28 Mar 2020 at 3:46PM