Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership - Bairnsdale

179 Main Street Bairnsdale 3875

New Academy Site

  • Start

  • Planning

  • Design

  • Construction

  • Finish

    Q3 2023

The above dates are forecast only and subject to change.

About the project

The Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership helps great teachers become exceptional. It offers advanced professional learning for high-performing teachers and leaders in government, Catholic and Independent schools. The Academy has 2 Melbourne centres and 7 across regional Victoria. This gives city, rural and regional staff the same opportunities to share their skills and raise new standards of teaching.

The Bairnsdale centre is in the heart of the city. The renovated, state-of-the art building has:

  • 2 learning studios equipped for a range of presentation styles
  • a design-thinking space
  • a remote-learning studio. 

You can view the other Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership centres: 


The Academy has received $33.814 million to develop its CBD and 7 regional sites.

Funding type

  • New Academy