Partnerships Victoria in Schools Project

The Partnerships Victoria in Schools Project has delivered 12 new schools and a number of integrated community hubs, located in Melbourne’s growth areas.

Project name

Partnerships Victoria in Schools Project


$255 million (net present value, as at December 2008)


Service delivery commenced

Department or agency

Department of Education and Training

Private sector partner

Axiom Education Victoria Consortium


On 15 December 2008 it was announced that the Axiom Education Victoria Consortium would design, build, finance and maintain 11 new schools located in Melbourne’s west, south and north for a 25-year period as a public private partnership.

The Consortium comprises ABN AMRO as sponsor, Abigroup as builder, United Group Services as facilities manager and architects Hayball and Gray Puksand.

The schools now opened include:

  • Aitken Creek Primary School
  • Alkira Secondary College
  • Cranbourne Carlisle Primary School
  • Cranbourne East Primary School
  • Cranbourne East Secondary College – PVIS
  • Derrimut Primary School
  • Kororoit Creek Primary School
  • Lyndhurst Primary School
  • Mernda Primary School
  • Point Cook Prep - Year 9 College
  • Taylors Hill Primary School
  • Truganina South Primary School

In addition, the new schools integrate additional community hubs with the Government joining the YMCA providing long day care at six of the schools and an aquatic centre with a 25-metre pool at Kororoit Creek Primary School.

All education and school curriculum services will continue to be publicly delivered.

Contact information

Adam Richardson
Team Leader, Private Public Partnerships
Victorian School Building Authority

Related information

Tenders VIC - Partnerships Victoria in Schools Projects Contract - AEV0001

Reviewed 14/06/2024
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