Matthew Flinders Anglican College is a leading independent co-educational Pre-Kindy to Year 12 College offering an education for excellence in learning and in life. Students are encouraged to explore, supported to excel and are provided with extraordinary opportunities.
With 12 OP1s in 2017, and 50% of the Year 12 cohort receiving an OP1-6, Flinders is the top academic school on the Sunshine Coast. Founded in 1990, it has been named in the media as one of the top 100 schools in Australia and one of the top 10 schools in Queensland.
Opportunities to Excel
Both in class and beyond, students at Flinders are offered extraordinary opportunities to maximise their potential and explore new horizons. Extensive co-curricular options encourage students to develop a passion for the arts, drama, music, sport and service learning. Students are also able to develop global perspectives through our College’s comprehensive program of international tours and exchanges.
Impressive Learning Environment
Located in Buderim at the heart of the Sunshine Coast and surrounded by rainforest, Flinders provides an impressive learning environment where students are motivated to excel. Our outstanding College facilities include a state-of-the-art performance centre, chapel, multi-purpose indoor sports centre, aquatic centre and flood-lit sports ovals.
The Flinders Way
Flinders values courage, respect, integrity and compassion and welcomes students, parents and staff with diverse backgrounds and cultures, in accordance with our Christian principles.
Our vision is to be a dynamic learning community that provides our students with an outstanding contemporary education to enable excellence in learning and in life.
Our Vision at Matthew Flinders Anglican College is to give each student an inspiring education by providing opportunities for excellence in a compassionate environment.
Flinders is committed to providing a wide range of learning opportunities across all areas of the curriculum and to nurturing each individual student’s talents and interests to enable excellence in learning and in life. Christian principles underpin all our endeavours.
Academic excellence, co-curricular achievement and the formation of character in a nurturing environment are an integral part of the Flinders ethos.
From Early Learning to Senior School, our teachers inspire intellectual curiosity and expect personal accountability.
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Outdoor MultiPurpose Sporting Courts
Heated Swimming Pool
Performing Arts Centre
Annual scholarships available in Academic, Sport, Music, General Excellence, The Principal’s Scholarship
Principal’s Primary Tour: Tuesday, 31 July 8:45am – 11:00am
Principal’s Secondary Tour: Tuesday, 28 August, 8:45am – 11:00am
Flinders’ Fair: Saturday, 25 August, 1:00pm-7:00pm