The Open Day will include presentations about course structure, scholarship information as well as future developments earmarked for the College. Campus and farm tours will be conducted throughout the day and prospective students can view projects which will be undertaken during their time at the College. The popular Show Steer Team will thrill the crowd as students parade their steers on Open Day, in preparation for the Royal Melbourne Show.
REGISTER at the Welcome Marquee at 10am
COURSE INFORMATION SESSIONS will be held in the College Auditorium at 10.15am, 11.15am and 1.30pm. These sessions will include information on the many career opportunities within the agricultural industry, scholarships on offer, news about the exciting future and plans for Longerenong College, course information and an insight into life at Longy College. Tuition and accommodation fees will also be covered in these sessions. Please note you only have to attend one of the course information sessions.
COLLEGE FARM BUS TOURS will begin at 10.30am and every half hour thereafter. Jump on a bus to tour the College farm, where you will enjoy a first hand look at the cropping, sheep and beef cattle enterprises.
ACCOMMODATION & CAMPUS TOURS are held all day (10am – 3pm). Current students will take prospective students and their families for a walking tour of the campus, which will include the upgraded $4.5million accommodation and training areas, as well as displays of samples of the students work.
SHOW STEER PARADE will be at 11.30am and 2.30pm, where students will be parading the 2017 Longerenong College Show Steer Team in preparation for the Royal Melbourne Show. See up close some of the cattle handling skills our students have been learning.
LUNCH and refreshments can be purchased from the Longy Cafeteria from 11.30am-1.30pm.