Urangan State High School is located in the center of Hervey Bay just 1,5 km from the beach. Hervey Bay has a subtropical climate with summer temperatures (January) averaging 29 degrees Celsius and a winter average (July) of 21 degrees Celsius. Hervey Bay is also one of the the starting points to visit Fraser Island, the largest sand island in the world and a UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site.
Urangan State High School has an excellent reputation for consistently delivering top academic, cultural, technological and athletic achievement. Exciting subjects such as Film, Television & New Media and Marine Science are highly attractive to both local and international students, and the school guarantees enrolment in Marine Science classes for older students. The curriculum is complemented by programs of excellence in languages, music and the general academic program.
The school facilities are first class and include well-equipped, modern classrooms and subject rooms, state-of-the-art science laboratories and computers, a spacious performing arts centre and a sports hall with a climbing wall.
The diversity of the school’s leisure program, with various clubs and study groups but also many excursions, promotes a strong sense of community on the one hand, and an unforgettable social and cultural experience on the other. Urangan State High School tries to make the time here as pleasant as possible for all international students.