About Blackheath & Thornburgh College
Blackheath & Thornburgh College is an independent co-educational college for Day and Boarding Students from Kindy to Year 12 located in Charters Towers, 130km from Townsville in North Queensland.
We are a small school and pride ourselves on our ability to offer a well-rounded, individualised and relevant education for each and every student.
At BTC we offer a rigorous academic programme, a broad range of Vocational Education and Training opportunities, extensive cultural and sporting programmes and a caring and nurturing residential environment.
- Air-conditioned classrooms
- Specialised Science Laboratories including an Observatory on-site
- Computer Labs
- Specialised Drama, Music and Manual Arts buildings
- Modern Library with separate senior student study area
- Excellent Sporting Facilities including a Multi-purpose Undercover Sports Area and Swimming Pool
- Comfortable Boarding facilities (new construction commencing in 2019)
Before and After School Care
After school care is available for students from Year 1 to Year 6.
Public Transport Options
Public Transport options are available for local residents