Blackburn High School is situated in a safe, leafy, residential suburb in Melbourne’s attractive eastern suburbs. It is well serviced by public transport and Melbourne’s freeway network.

The school is a 10 minute walk from the Blackburn railway station. A frequent suburban train service links Blackburn to the city in the west (about 30 minutes) and to Lilydale and Belgrave in the east.

Link: Metro Trains website

Buses depart Blackburn Station to all the surrounding suburbs. In addition, buses link Blackburn to the northern and southern suburbs along Middleborough Road which is 10 minutes walk from the school.

Link: Ventura Bus Lines website

The Eastern Freeway, which connects up with all of Melbourne’s freeways and toll roads is less than three minutes by car from the school. There is ample parking in North Blackburn Shopping Centre in Williams Road (adjacent to Blackburn High School).


Melbourne Airport is located to the north of the city and is easily accessed from Blackburn by the freeway system. Alternatively passengers can take a suburban train to Southern Cross Station in the city and then the Skybus to the airport. Another option is the Eastside Airport bus which leaves from both Blackburn and Box Hill stations.