Principal Welcome

Welcome to Hervey Bay Performing Arts College. Being founded in 2017 our college has become a successful training and education provider for students wishing to focus on the performing arts industry. We believe in nurturing and guiding our students to reach their full potential both academically & practically. 

In collaboration with Cairns School of Distance Education, we strive to provide students with the best possible alternate high school experience.  

We strive to offer students outstanding performing arts opportunities and training following our school values, Humility, Excellence, Encouragment, Loyalty, Accepting.

We look forward to speaking with you soon.

Jonathon Heeley, Principal/Director

Meet Our Teachers

Gail Heeley

Academic Supervisor

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Kaitlyn Riphangen

Acrobatics

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Rob Attenborough

Fitness & Conditioning

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Jessica Pennell

Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Dance History & Choregraphy

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Danny Hindmarsh

Jazz, Contemporary, Audition 

Fiona Mijas

Tap & Drama

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Michael Hennessy

Screen Acting & Film

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Tayla Harding

Guest Teacher

Additional Guest Teachers Have Included:

Shannon Atkins (USA), Shivawn Jourbert, Briden Starr, Blake John Wood, Chelsea Lane, Jason Duff, Trish Roger Squires, Frankie Z (USA), Ashleigh Kohler, Samual Dominic, Felicia Stav, Courtney Monsma + More

Our Facilities

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Academic Classroom

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Dance Studio 1

Academic Classroom

Foyer

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Student Courtyard

Dance Studio 2