Teaching Level: Primary
Tully is situated 150km south of Cairns on the Bruce Highway. Surrounded by lush tropical rainforest, Tully is only 20km from picturesque Mission Beach and the surrounding islands. St Clare’s School which is located in Tully is situated at the base of Mount Tyson and is surrounded by rainforest with a beautiful fresh water stream cascading through the school surrounds.
St Clare's caters for families from El Arish in the North to Cardwell in the South and the local beaches. Tully is well accessed through rail and road networks. Bananas and Sugar Cane have traditionally been the major industries, with tourism becoming more popular in recent years.
Good Counsel College is the nearest Catholic Secondary College in Innisfail (40 minutes drive). The local state school shares a boundary with St Clare's and both schools enjoy a positive relationship and often pool resources.