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The Library Depot is located within the Resource Centre at Mount Compass Area School. The depot is open Monday to Friday between 8.45am and 4.15pm. During school holidays it is open on Wednesdays. Enquiries: Lyn Stacey – 8556 8219 during school hours.
The Mount Compass Kidzone programme offers after school care from 3.15pm – 6.00pm Monday to Friday and is located within the Mount Compass Area School grounds in the Conference House. Phone the school (8556 8219) during school hours to make a booking. Director Cheraleen Barrett 0411 134 701
• FINNISS ELECTORATE (State) The Finniss name honours Boyle Travers Finniss (1807-1893) who emigrated to South Australia in 1836 as one of Colonel Light’s surveyors. At various times he occupied the positions of Deputy Surveyor-General, Police Commissioner, Legislative Councillor, Colonial Secretary and in 1856 was chosen as the first Premier and Chief Secretary of the Province. He surveyed southern Fleurieu […]
The Mount Compass Archive is located in the Old Projection Room of the Memorial Hall. A large collection of old photos and interviews with pioneers of the district have been digitalized and are stored there. Contacts: Steve Kettle 8556 8444, Liz Brawley 8556 9020