Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School (BCGS) is a co-educational independent school associated with the Anglican Church in Australia and the Anglican Diocese of Bunbury. The School caters for students from Kindergarten to Year 12, also encompassing boarding facilities and pre-school education and services including Early Childhood.
The School was officially opened on 8 February 1972 and the Archives was established from 1997 after the appointment of a dedicated School Archivist.
Contexte géographique et culturel
Gelorup is a semi rural location within minutes south of Bunbury, Western Australia's second largest city. The area includes rural and regional agriculture and primary industry.
Textes de référence
Gestion des archives courantes et intermédiaires et politiques de collecte
Archives policy covers the collection of both school history and evidential archival holdings including student records, a photographic record, governance and administration, and published material.
Facilities - a purpose-built archival storage space and large work room, and a reading and research room currently used by an alternative school area.
School publications, the Bonifacian and the Grammarian, school history publications, student, staff, governance and administrative records, photographic and audio-visual, oral history, uniforms and textiles, maps and plans and art works. The Archives also collects objects such as trophies, awards, pennants and objects, including spiritually significant objects.
Instruments de recherche, guides et publications
Digital holdings online (see website). Digital Finding Aid for Foundation materials.
Zone de l'accès
Open Tuesdays and Wednesdays 8.30am-4pm and Thursdays 8.30am-3pm. Some closing times during school holidays.
Conditions d'accès et d'utilisation
Apply to the Archivist. Advance notice of visit for the purpose of research is required. Access to personal and evidential records is restricted. Identification is required for access to personal records.
Zone des services offerts
Services d'aide à la recherche
Apply to the Archivist. Research on publications holdings and school history available on application.
Services de reproduction
Photocopy, digitised copy and photographic reproduction services available.
Archives display area and foyer.
Zone du contrôle
Identifiant de la description
Identifiant du service d'archives
Règles et/ou conventions utilisées
Niveau de détail
Dates de production, de révision et de suppression