Brighton High School

A new $30 million high school will be built in Brighton, providing state-of-the-art learning facilities for  Years 7-12 students.

The new high school will support one of the fastest growing areas in Tasmania.

Phase 1 of community consultation for the new high school was completed in late 2018.  Click here to view the Brighton High School Community Engagement Phase 1 Outcomes Report.

Current Status

Community Engagement

Construction Commencement


Expected Completion



State Government - $30m

Community Engagement

Engagement is now closed

Planning is progressing and a project brief has now been developed. This project brief has been informed by the public consultation undertaken in Phase 1 along with the educational needs of the region. Three potential sites have also been shortlisted.

Click here to review the project brief  and the potential sites shortlist.


Project Initiation & Planning

The project initiation and planning stage informs development of a concept master plan.

Development of Master Plan

Development of concept master plan for Brighton High School to meet the project objectives.


Community Engagement

Anticipated commencement mid 2019

This second stage of engagement provides opportunity for the community to review the concept master plan via the Department of Education website and other channels.


Design development of the approved master plan in readiness for tendering and construction.



Expected commencement of construction onsite 2023.



Construction of Brighton High School expected to be completed in 2025.