Canterbury Public School is located just off Canterbury Road, adjacent to Canterbury Girls High School. From the Hurlstone Park side there is a pedestrian bridge over Canterbury Road at the end of Acton Street.
Students and their families are encouraged to walk or ride to school, and a bicycle rack is provided. Unmetered parking is available in the local streets. Parents are asked to respect the no parking signs in the drop-off zones around school drop-off and pick up times. The school is conveniently located close to major public transport links.
It is a 5-minute walk to Canterbury train station (Bankstown line to the city).
L28 Canterbury Station to Circular Quay via New Canterbury Road, King Street, George Street (limited stops)
428 Canterbury Station to Circular Quay via Dulwich Hill, Marrickville, Enmore, Newtown
444/445 Canterbury Station to Balmain Wharf via Dulwich Hill, Petersham and Leichhardt
Getting to and from school safely
As a parent or carer, it’s your responsibility to get your child to and from school safely. Student safety is our priority.
alternative arrangements for when unexpected things happen
what to do in wet weather.
Parking around the school is restricted around school drop off and pick up times. There are drop off zones in both Church and Minter streets. We ask you to please respect the signs for the safety of our students. There is ample parking in the side-streets or across the pedestrian bridge.