A Semi -Regular Photo Blog about Life in Northern New South Wales, Australia.

Saturday, November 10, 2012

The Old Boarding School

In 1885 the Sisters of Mercy opened a convent school in Grafton. The Boarding House was opened in 1929 and closed in 1987. It is still used by the Sisters as self-contained residential units.


  1. Such a similar style to a convent in Mornington that is being recycled as units right now! So wish these impressive old facades could be saved in their old glory!

  2. This looks identical to the convent in Narrogin WA that my mother attended in the early 1920's.

  3. That's a fine building. I'm glad it's still in use.

  4. Linda arquitetura, e muito bem cuidada. Um abraço!

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  5. such a stately image! I do hope you will join me and many others in creating a gratitude word quilt this year...information about the quilt and how to participate is at the top of my blog:-)

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