In a joint initiative Wandin Yallock Primary School (established 1870) and Mont De Lancey offer a program for primary age children that addresses VELS requirements in a fun-filled day in a unique heritage setting.

School groups of up to 100 children and staff experience 'hands-on' family and school life in the period 1870 to 1918.

Activities in the Schoolhouse

Activities in the grounds

A fun day at Mont De Lancey offers:

PRE Visit activities for Students:

A visit to Mont De Lancey is of greater educational value to students that have engaged in preparatory activities before their visit.
Click here for a range of PRE visit activities.

POST Visit activities for Students:

To enhance the educational experience for students a selections of POST visit activities are suggested for students.
Click here for a range of POST visit activities.

Introduction to the Field Site for teachers:

Background information for teachers about Mont De Lancey.
Click here for an overview of the venue and facilities.


Please pass onto the teachers and children our sincere thanks for a lovely day. Our children had a ball and learnt HEAPS. Will certainly recomend it to all our friends
Maggie Catterall
St Monicas School

Class photo

'Class photo' at the Heritage Education Centre.

Churning butter

Churning butter.


The Daily Program

Museum Tour
House & Chapel
Machinery Shed
Flagpole &
Schoolroom
Outdoor Games
Craft
Food Activities