St Virgil’s College Hobart is a Catholic day school for boys in the Edmund Rice tradition.  It educates boys from Year 3 to 10.  The Junior School campus is on a city site adjacent to St Mary’s College and St Mary’s Catholic Cathedral whilst the secondary campus is located 17 kilometres north of the city at Austins Ferry. The senior school campus at Austins Ferry is situated on 71 acres of bushland and offers panoramic views of the city, Mt Wellington (kunanyi) and the Derwent River. Current enrolment at the College is 760 students.
Travel Information

Austins Ferry, TAS

Lonely Planet has rated Hobart as one of the top ten spots to visit in the world! Hobart offers a contrasting blend of heritage, scenery and culture, with world class activities and attractions in close proximity including the world renowned MONA, Salamanca Markets and Bruny Island.  Nestled amongst the foothills of Mt Wellington (kunanyi), Hobart combines heritage charm with a modern lifestyle in a setting of exceptional beauty. It is a thriving capital city with some of the finest restaurants, bars and cafes in Australia.

Air Travel

Delegates can fly to Hobart direct from Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Adelaide using a number of different carriers.


An airport shuttle bus, taxis and Uber service the airport and can arrange for city accommodation drop offs. All major car hire firms have a counter inside the airport terminal.
The College is located 16 kilometres north of the CBD. A bus service is available (X20/X21 route) from the city to Austins Ferry ($4.80 fare). Taxi/Uber cost is approximately $30-$35.

Hotel Recommendations

Hobart boasts a range of accommodation options.
Commercial sites such as Trivago, Wotif, Stayz, Tripadvisor, and Airbnb highlight the range of options available. There are very few accommodation options within the immediate vicinity of the campus.

Parking Information

The College has ample parking for delegates – please observe parking signs.
Note: All registrations are final and non-refundable but transferable.
Please contact [email protected] for more information. There are no refunds for no shows.