Palm Beach Currumbin State High (PBC) is located on the beautiful Gold Coast and just an easy walking distance to one of the world’s best surfing beaches.
PBC offers a wide range of programs and opportunities, delivered by highly trained and experienced teachers, Some of these programs include: Academic Excellence, Business and Technology, Creative Arts Excellence and Sports Excellence. PBC has fully equipped facilities to accommodate all programs and students, such as a dance studio, sound recording studio, performing arts theatre, technical drawing and auto cad computer laboratory.
All new international students join Orientation Sessions where they will be introduced to International Mentors who will assist with your integration into the school. PBC have an International Department with full time staff to assist you during your studies.
Year established: 1979
Number of students: 2400
Middle school precinct
Multimedia conference theatre
Trade Training Centre
Adjacent swimming pool access
Interschool team and individual sports competitions
Dance and drama
Creative Arts Excellence
Nationally acclaimed sports excellence program in 10 sports
Unique marine studies and aquatic practices programs, featuring over 100 watercraft
Dance, drama and music extension
Schedule of Fees and Levies (2018)*
Applications received for studies commencing in 2018 will continue to be invoiced at the 2018 fee rate for studies completed in 2018.
Year 7 - 10 = $13,832 per year
Year 11 - 12 = $15,640 per year
Schedule of Fees and Levies (2019)*
Applications received after 29 June 2018 for studies commencing in 2019 will be invoiced at the 2019 fee rate.
Year 7 - 10 = $14,316 per year
Year 11 - 12 = $16,188 per year
* Indicative fees only. Other fees or levies may apply. Please visit EQI for full fee schedule:
High School’s Indicative English Pathway Requirements
The information and data in this webpage is subject to change without notice. Before submitting your application, if you are interested in:
a particular subject, sport, program or extracurricular activity offered by an EQI school; or
particular school facilities;
please contact EQI or the school directly to confirm it will be offered and/or available in the year you intend to study.
Last updated: 27 March 2017