Welcome to:

Ballarat’s Little Bendigo Primary School


Little Bendigo Primary School is nestled in the natural bushland of the township of Nerrina, just 5km from the centre of Ballarat. This peaceful location is ideal for education and students love learning and playing in our unique school grounds.

School Vision

We create passionate, intrinsic, life-long learners who are empowered to make positive and productive decisions.

School Philosophy

Our school philosophy is to develop children to their fullest potential by providing broad opportunities to share knowledge, skills, interests and experiences, in a happy and supportive environment.

School Values

Our school values of optimism, compassion and personal integrity, underpin everything we do.

Democratic Principles

Little Bendigo Primary School affirms and adheres to the democratic principles of; elected government, the rule of law, equal rights for all before the law, freedom of religion, freedom of speech and association, and the values of openness and tolerance.


Dates for your Diary

2023 School Term Dates:
27th Jan - 6th Apr
24th April - 23rd June
10th July - 15th Sept
2nd Oct - 20th Dec