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150 years: Duck Ponds State School

Learn about the history of Duck Ponds State School, one of Victoria’s oldest public schools.

Key information

Branch Road, Little River, 3211
Opened: 29 January 1855
Closed: 31 October 1878
Primary school
School number: 188
Other names: Duck Ponds School, Duck Ponds Common School
Former Duck Pond State School bluestone buiding in 1975.
Duck Pond State School in 1975 (Source: Pictures Collection, State Library Victoria)

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Reviewed 19 May 2022


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