Boarding Residence

Boarding Residence

WA College of Agriculture - Harvey is a co-educational facility for approximately 128 male and female students, with each student boarding in a  village style dorm. Each  dorm consists of 16 rooms with a shared living area, which includes a TV, lounge, fridge and microwave.

The College aims is to introduce and develop independent living skills, encouraging students to have confidence, responsibility, motivation and pride in themselves. 

Residential activities may include  trips to the local town centre twice a week, shopping trips to Mandurah, Perth and Bunbury, involvement in local sporting competitions, water sports including beach, fishing, Olympic swimming pool (local), town gym,  cinema and picnic lunches. Trhoughout the year students may attend camps, which include Hamlin Bay and Yanchep.

Outdoor activities and sports available to students are:  tennis courts,  basketball courts,  horse riding (for students who have horses at the College), mountain bikes. 

Indoor recreational activities such as pool table, table tennis, indoor basketball court, TV room, several common rooms, Foxtel, Music plus several recreational games.

Major annual residential events include the College Ball, WACoA Inter College Sports Carnvial, Annual College Dinner, Open Day, to name a few.

The College is well situated for access by public transport.  Train and bus schedules are available for both students and parents.  With parental authority, students may bring private vehicles on to the property with the express use of transport to and from home or work experience only.

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