Rural Centre Profile

The Downlands Rural Centre is a fully functioning farm located on our 38 hectare College campus.


There are opportunities for students of all ages to participate in a variety of projects at this flourishing 14 hectare Rural Centre, including:

  • Fencing
  • Cattle handling and show preparation
  • Beef, sheep and chicken feed trials
  • Beekeeping and honey extraction
  • Low input vegetables
  • Crop production
  • Rotation and pasture management
  • Egg production
  • Citrus and olive orchard management
  • Aquaculture