Our Archives contain records and items from 1859 to the present day. The collection contains:

  • Student records
  • Complete collection of ‘Mercedes’, the school magazine
  • Photos of school events, personalities, infrastructure, class photos, exhibitions, staff, masses
  • Programs from a wide range of activities, masses, concerts, musicals, drama, sports, dedications
  • Plans (architectural, educational, appeals etc)
  • Correspondence
  • School publications
  • Uniforms, badges, trophies, boarders crockery, linens, text books
  • Educational equipment used at the school
  • Ecclesiastical items


The book Mercy Girls covers the history of Sacred Heart College and is available from Reception or our Online Store.

The Archives are located at the College in Newtown. The collection continues to grow through donations from current and former staff, students and the acquisition of items important to the history of our College.

Donations are always much appreciated, and if you are interested in visiting the Archives for research you are welcome to contact the College Archivist by phoning (03) 5222 1416 or by email clbrennan@shcgeelong.catholic.edu.au

Our Archives website is currently offline as it is in the process of being updated. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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