Our Facilities & Campuses

The School covers five sites:

  • 395 Argyle Street, North Hobart
  • 23 Commercial Road, North Hobart
  • Bell Street/Queens Walk, New Town
  • Lallaby Road, New Town Bay
  • Spring Beach (near Orford)

The Argyle Street Campus

Morris – Friends’ Primary Years

Morris – Friends’ Primary Years is made up of Kindergarten, housed in Swarthmore, Prep – Year 2 classes, located in the Wells building, and the Years 3 – 6 classes in the Walpole building. There are specialist art and music classrooms, a library, a student support centre and various other teaching and office areas.

Morris has approximately 450 students enrolled in 18 classes; two of each from Kindergarten –Year 4 and three of each for Years 5 – 6.

The Morris Office is located in the Gatehouse and is open between 8.00am and 4.00pm, during term time.


Years 11 and 12 occupy Clemes, Palfreyman and Meredith buildings. There are approximately 330 students enrolled in Clemes.

Friends’ Early Learning

Friends’ Early Learning operates from 7.30am to 6.00pm on school days and provides a pre-kindergarten educational program, before and after school care, long day care and vacation care.

The Farrall Centre

This purpose-built assembly hall was constructed in 2010 and allows up to 800 people to gather for a range of activities.

Quaker Meeting House

The Hobart Meeting House of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) is on the Boa Vista Road site.

Walker House

Student accommodation is provided for boarders in Walker House with vehicular entry from Lewis Street.

The Farrall Centre.

This purpose-built assembly hall was constructed in 2010 and allows up to 800 people to gather for a range of activities.

The Commercial Road Campus

The High School (Years 7 – 10)

Our High School comprises our entire Commercial Road Campus, with specialty art rooms, a ceramics space, a commercial food studies kitchen, the Bill & Marjorie Oats Theatre, indoor gym space, basketball courts, High School library, greens and science rooms.


The Commercial Road Campus is also home to our administrative offices including finance, community engagement, enrolments, the Principal and Deputy Principal offices and main school reception.


Our dedicated archival space is located on the Commercial Road campus, though you can find a number of historic and donated artifacts throughout both campuses of the School.

Friends Health & Fitness

This complex contains an indoor heated swimming pool, spa, steam room, gym, tennis courts, juice bar and physiotherapist’s rooms. The School uses the centre for Physical Education classes and for Co-curricular activities. Discount membership is available to all staff. Parking and main entrance are on Wilson Street.

For more information, please visit their dedicated website.