College News


Phase one construction at Abafala begins

October 12, 2015
Dear Friends of Abafala School,I am very happy to inform you all that construction of the first phase of the Abafala Catholic Primary School has finally begun!Thanks to the accumulated funds raised by Catholic College Sale, Galen College Wangaratta and Notre Dame College Shepparton, together with significant grants from Catholic Funding Agencies, ‘Aid to the … Read more

Galen Arts & Technology Exhibition 2015

October 8, 2015
Make sure you come along to Galen’s annual Arts & Technology Exhibition next Tuesday 13th Oct 6.30pm at the Galen Auditorium.See the work of Year 12 Art, Visual Communication Design, Drama, Food Technology, Media and Music. Work from Year 7 – 11 students will also be on-show on the night in our adjoining Senior Library.We … Read more

Amanuael to wow at Great Australian’s Gala Dinner

October 7, 2015
The Great Australian’s Gala Dinner is held each year to highlight Australian talent and raise money for the youth of Australia. It is the major fundraiser for raising awareness for homeless youth, depression and drug addiction within our society. Galen Year 8 student Amanuael Visser has been asked to perform at the event and is singing a … Read more

Galen Parents’ Association Meeting

October 7, 2015
The next Galen Parents’ Association (GPA) Meeting will be held this Monday 12th October at 6:30pm in the Staff room. Sally Livermore from Catholic Education Office Parental Engagement will be speaking and all parents are welcome to come along! If you would like to speak to someone from the GPA to learn more, please leave your name … Read more

Santa Teresa Immersion 2015

September 10, 2015
On Saturday the 15th of August, the Santa Teresa group of 2015 left Melbourne to begin our journey to Santa Teresa, via Alice Springs. We arrived in sunny Alice springs around lunchtime and after dropping our bags off at the caravan park and completing our shopping for the week we headed off to tour the … Read more

Parent Teacher Interviews – Semester 2

September 2, 2015
Dear Galen Parents/Guardians,A reminder that Term 3 Parent-Teacher interviews will be conducted on Thursday evening SEPTEMBER 10th and Friday morning SEPTEMBER 11th. Thurs Sep 10Session 1: 4.30pm – 5.45pmSession 2: 6.15pm – 8.00pm(Teachers with Surnames from Mason to Z)Thurs Sep 10Session 1: 4.30pm – 6.15pmSession 2: 6.45pm – 8.00pm(Teachers with Surnames from A to Jones)Fri Sep 11Session 3: 9.00am – … Read more

Galen Catholic College is a Year 7 to 12 co-educational Catholic College located in Wangaratta, North East Victoria. With an enrolment of 1100 students and 120 full and part time staff, Galen offers a dynamic curriculum where students can grow, learn, develop their faith and become successful graduates. 

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Prospective parents & students


Enrolment Information

For information about enrolments, fees and uniform at Galen, simply click on the link below.





Galen offers a broad and enriching curriculum to cater for a range of learners.



Mini-school structure

Year levels at Galen are arranged into three mini-schools to provide a smooth progression from Year 7 to 12.

Our mini-schools


Pastoral Care

We have well-established wellbeing support in place to encourage the development and success of the students in our care.



“Galen offers immense opportunities for our students to succeed, and we provide an extraordinary level of pastoral care to foster their learning and growth as individuals. The focus on social justice that Galen fosters makes our school a special place.

The gospel values are our ideals.”

Bernard Neal – Principal

A vision for the future of Galen

Galen Catholic College has engaged with No.42 Architects since early 2014. Together, we’ve been collaboratively planning for future growth and infrastructure at the College.

Click on the link below to download a copy of the various stages of development planned for the College.

 Download Galen’s Master Plan


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