A List of School Districts with Gifted and Talented Programs in Australia by Territories

This comprehensive list highlights school districts across various regions in Australia that offer robust gifted and talented programs, featuring key districts known for their outstanding academic opportunities.


New South Wales

  • Sydney Region
    • Selective High Schools
  • Opportunity Classes (OC)
  • Northern Sydney
  • Western Sydney
  • South Western Sydney



  • Melbourne Region
    • Selective Entry High Schools (Melbourne High School, Mac.Robertson Girls’ High School, Nossal High School, Suzanne Cory High School)
  • Greater Geelong
  • Ballarat



  • Brisbane Region
    • Queensland Academies (Science, Mathematics & Technology Campus; Creative Industries Campus; Health Sciences Campus)
  • Gold Coast
  • Sunshine Coast


Western Australia

  • Perth Region
    • Gifted and Talented Selective Entrance Programs (Perth Modern School, John Curtin College of the Arts, and more)
  • Fremantle
  • Mandurah


South Australia

  • Adelaide Region
    • Ignite Program (Glenunga International High School, The Heights School, Aberfoyle Park High School)
  • Mount Gambier
  • Whyalla



  • Hobart Region
    • Gifted Online Program (G.O. Program)
  • Launceston
  • Devonport


Australian Capital Territory

  • Canberra Region
    • Gifted and Talented Students Policy


Northern Territory

  • Darwin Region
    • Centre for Excellence Programs
  • Alice Springs