60 Years





College history

1962 - Present

Our history

Since opening in 1962, Nunawading Christian College has grown and developed in line with our core philosophy of values-based education for the whole child. Our rich history has provided a firm foundation for the growth and development of our College in the future.

For over 50 Years, Nunawading Christian College has provided excellence in Christian coeducational learning. Below is a snapshot of the history, growth and development of Nunawading Christian College since 1964.

Our timeline

1962 – Primary School opened.

1974 – Secondary School opened.

1986 – ‘Images’ magazine commenced.

1989 – Nunawading Adventist College started as a P-12 school after Hawthorn campus students moved to Nunawading.

2000 – School Dedication Nights commenced at the beginning of each year.

2004 – College Entered the Eastern Independent Schools Melbourne Sports association.

2004 – Secured campground land for development of oval.

2005 – Primary & Secondary amalgamated under new name “Nunawading Christian College” and adopted new logo.

2006 – New Art room development.

2009 – New sports & performance centre development.

2011 – New NCC oval development completed.

2015 – Nunawading Early Learning Centre first opened

2018 – New Science and Library building development.

2018 – Nunawading Early Learning Centre Expansion

Stay tuned!

Are you a former NCC student or staff member?

We would love for you to join our NCC Alumni Community.

Learn more

It's our 60th Anniversary and we are celebrating over the weekend of the 20-22 October 2023. Head to our 60 Years section of our website to check out what is happening as well as how to register for the events.