Riverside Christian College






Riverside Christian College

23 Royle Street
Maryborough, QLD 4650
Tel: 07 4123 1031
Fax: 07 4123 2545

Key Details
Type: Independent
Level: Combined
Gender: Coed
Religious Affiliation: Christian
Distance Education: Yes
Early Learning: Yes
International Students: Yes
Scholarships: Yes

School Overview

Riverside Christian College has served families for 25 years in the Maryborough/Wide Bay district. The College delivers a seamless educational experience for children from Prep to Year 12.

The College site is now situated close to the banks of the Mary River, providing a peaceful bush setting for Riverside Christian College students to focus on their learning, offering room to breathe, and exciting outdoor programs.

Minimal distractions and smaller class numbers at Riverside Christian College provide students with the opportunity to gain the best possible education.

Riverside Christian College pioneered the way for families to educate their children from within their own homes and offers Distance Education to families as an alternative to day school.


Riverside Christian College has purposefully designed classrooms to suit the year level it facilitates. Smart Board technology for interactive learning; Air-conditioned resource centre; Computer Lab and mobile wireless laptops for students to access; Science, Art and Hospitality; Design and Technology; Dance and Performing Arts; Music Studio; Large covered areas for wet/hot weather play; Two large ovals and multipurpose courts; Beach volleyball; Various playgrounds and sandpits.


The Riverside Christian College curriculum addresses the National Outcomes and covers the nine Key Learning Areas. Riverside Christian College believes in a balanced education that embraces all aspects of life to give children the confidence to achieve their future goals.

The development of our Riverside E-Learning Gateway in 2008 is at the cutting edge of education delivery.

Distinctive Offerings

Riverside Christian College takes great pride in providing Student leadership, Cultural Programs, Personal Development, Equine Studies, Agriculture, Mountain Biking, Kayaking and Outdoor Education.

Staff, students and families can access information about their learning program online, through the Riverside Course Management System (CMS).

Distance Education

Riverside Christian College Distance Education is an accredited school with the Non-State School Accreditation Board, Queensland Government.

Distance Education empowers families to make the choice to enjoy the flexibility of being educated at home with quality curriculum and support.

The Distance Education school services families all over Australia and internationally.



Lower Fees

Our school has lower fees while providing a high quality education. We achieve this through the efforts of our professional and dedicated teachers and staff. Our fees are less than $3000 per annum.

Distance Education

We offer a Day school or Distance Education. Read below and view our Distance Education web pages: http://de.riverside.qld.edu.au/elearning/

For more Information

Please contact the Registrar to enquire about the Day School, or the Distance Education Enrolments Manager.

School Tours

For a no obligation meeting, we invite you to contact the school to take a tour and see our facilities and classrooms.