Design Talk

We hosted a virtual School Design Talk on 22 July 2021. This included showing a video with design insights, and campus principal Chris Millard hosting a live Q&A webinar.

Our presenters answered pre-submitted questions on topics ranging from subjects to be offered, teaching styles, specialist facilities, the food and café precinct, 21st century learning skills, independent learning, university-style settings, learning environment types, outdoor space, interdisciplinary learning, Indigenous consultation interpretative design elements,  community use, sports facilities, specialised equipment, terrace form, sustainability, student safety, local product and more.

Answering the questions were:

  • Director of Major Projects, Victorian School Building Authority: Wayne Alford
  • Senior Project Officer, Victorian School Building Authority: Anne Vella
  • Project design team: Martin Palmer and Paul Thatcher – GHDWoodhead; Alexandra Griffeth – Grimshaw
  • Principals: Sam Luck, Collingwood College; Linda Mitchell, Fitzroy High School; and Chris Millard Senior Campus Principal

We recorded the event, so you can view the design insights video and tune into the Q&A webinar.

For enrolment inquiries at the new campus or partner schools please contact your nearest school:

Collingwood College

Fitzroy High School

This design talk is brought to you by the Victorian School Building Authority.

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