Pioneer School

The Pioneer School is a collection of buildings that allows students to explore the lives of the early settlers living in the Sorell region.

Founded in 1979 by teacher and historian Moya Sharpe, the Pioneer School has grown to include many different buildings, all of which are full of

artefacts from the past.  The buildings include: Draper shop, olden day school room, post office, doctor's rooms, blacksmith, old gaol and an

Aboriginal yarning circle. Each week, select classes from the primary school visit the Pioneer School to learn history in a hands on and practical