New Gungahlin primary school to be named Throsby School after public vote for name and logo

Sarah Lansdown
By Sarah Lansdown
Updated October 28 2021 - 5:55am, first published 5:00am
Design drawings for the Throsby School, which is set to open next year. Pictures: supplied

A new Gungahlin primary school will be named after surgeon and explorer Charles Throsby.


Sarah Lansdown

Sarah Lansdown

Canberra Times education reporter

Sarah covers all stages of education in the capital, from early childhood to higher education. Previously she was a general news reporter at The Advocate in North West Tasmania. She was named Best New Journalist at the 2019 Tasmanian Media Awards for a series on paramedic shortages. Email:

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