The Queensland Government is investing more than $800 million through its Building Future Schools (BFS) Fund to support growing communities.
The BFS Fund is supporting the master planning of inner-city state schools, delivering new state schools in growth areas across the state, investing in existing school assets and making strategic land acquisitions for the future.
The BFS Fund is delivering new and innovative education infrastructure solutions for growing communities.
Queenslanders are changing the way they live and where they choose to live with more families deciding to embrace inner city living.
Over the last 10 years, around 5,000 additional students have joined Queensland state schools in and around the Brisbane CBD. This growth is set to continue with more than 3,000 additional students expected to move into inner Brisbane in the next five years.
As part of the approach to inner-city schooling, the BFS Fund is enhancing school infrastructure, building and strengthening strategic partnerships, and developing and refining long-term master plans to support state schools as part of Brisbane’s changing landscape.
The BFS Fund includes:
For more information go to the Building Future Schools Fund website.