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

2021 School Term Dates:
27th Jan - 1st Apr
19th April - 25th June
12th July - 17th Sept
4th Oct - 17th Dec

Fri 26 Nov:
Book Fair Last Day

Tue 30 Nov:
Kinder Transition Day

Fri 3 Dec:
School Photo Day