Bob Hawke College
Welcome to Bob Hawke College, strategically nestled in a location that ensures easy accessibility for students, while embracing the essence of an urban educational experience. With precision and skill, PSS Group took on the mantle of construction surveyors, ensuring the success of this momentous landmark project. Subiaco, a picturesque suburb boasting a vibrant mix of residential and commercial areas, serves as the ideal backdrop for this esteemed institution, where heritage and contemporary architecture harmoniously blend to mirror the community’s rich diversity and vitality.
As you explore the College’s first stage, prepare to be immersed in a world of cutting-edge facilities. General classrooms, specialized workshops, laboratories, and studios cater to a vast array of disciplines, from science, technology, engineering, design, to food courses. Embracing holistic education, health and physical education learning areas, student services, a well-equipped library resource center, a modern lecture theatre, and a delightful cafeteria with terraced dining spaces, all contribute to the campus’s allure. Amidst the campus’s embrace, internal courtyards and playing courts provide inviting spaces for relaxation and recreation.
Beyond the present, the College’s visionary second stage is well underway, set to complete the infrastructure with additional general classrooms, a state-of-the-art performing arts center, and cutting-edge visual arts studios. A testament to boundless growth, by the year 2025, this thriving institution is expected to welcome over 1,500 students ranging from Years 7 to 12, with Stage 2 ensuring capacity for up to 2,000 students.
Embracing the spirit of innovation, the College has embarked on a journey to minimize its environmental footprint. Universally accessible, three-story buildings designed with passive design principles offer a haven for learning, reflecting the institution’s commitment to eco-conscious practices and a greener future. Notably, the College has earned the prestigious 4-star Green Star* sustainability rating, becoming the first Western Australian public school to achieve this accolade.
The College stands as an exemplar of holistic education, embracing a harmonious blend of academic excellence and environmental stewardship. This is a place where knowledge thrives, dreams take flight, and the future is nurtured with care and purpose. Welcome to the College, where each step leads to a brighter tomorrow.