Celebrating 150 years of Excellence in Education


Vasse Primary School, established in 1869, will celebrate 150 years of our school’s historical journey with the whole community during the week of 5th – 9th November, 2019.

Highlights include:

  • Students will participate in a range of school based activities from 5th – 8th November.

150 year Gala Cocktail Evening – Friday 8th November 6pm – 8pm

  • Please join us for an evening of Guest Speakers, Historical Display and ‘Faces of Vasse’ Community stories.
    18+ Event. Locally supplied Canapés by Catered by Jacqueline
    A specially designed commemorative coin (kindly sponsored by Vasse Development)
    Past students, teachers and community members are encouraged to attend.
  • Tickets $45 – on sale 14th October (Term 4) from Admin Office.

VPS P&C Ye Olde Fair – Saturday 9th November 9am – 3pm Celebrating 150 Years Of Excellence In Education 1

  • Enjoy a time gone by announced by the town cryer. Classic fair stalls, pioneer costumes, crafters corner, garden plants. Activities include pony & train rides, archery, butter making & wood-turning demonstrations; vintage car, Penny Farthing, horse and cart displays and more;
  • The Time Capsule buried on the 10th of December 1994 will be opened. It should be a blast from past for adults and fun for the kids to investigate what the items are and what they were used for.
  • Purchase a personalize custom designed Commemorative Brick to be installed in a designated memorial area in the school.

Watch this page for updates.

We celebrate 150 years of Excellence in Education.


Photos courtesy of Ross & Kate Reading.
Top left: 1982 Tree Planting with R.R. Damian & Justin Reading
Top right: Newtown School Boys 1911
Bottom left: Pole driving at Carbanup River – Albert Thurkle
Bottom Right: Vasse School 1930