Historical information

School of Mines is a predecessor of the Federation University


Ballarat School of Mines was an education facility set up during the gold mining era in Ballarat to assist in the education of miners in a variety of subjects to do with mining. It later became a technical school and then a TAFE before its current format as a University.

Physical description

Letter from the secretary of the Education Department to the Registrar of School of Mines, Ballarat