Immerse yourself in the Geography of Homestead Bend. Visit Aboriginal occupation sites in Kinchega National Park, and the ruins of the Old Kinchega Homestead, and investigate how and why both Aboriginal people and early pastoralists lived in the area.
Outback NSW school excursions
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Drawing on extensive knowledge of Country, Aboriginal rangers navigate ancient lake beds and archaeological sites to interpret the land. Other highlights include pastoral heritage remnants at the homestead ruins in Kinchega National Park and tours of Kinchega Woolshed.
Explore Old Kinchega Homestead precinct within Kinchega National Park on our Stage 2 (year 3-4) Geography excursion. Take a walk around the Old Kinchega Homestead ruins with a NSW National Parks Ranger to gain insight into life on a pastoral station during the pioneer days.
Ranger talk at Kinchega is Stage 2 (Years 3-4) Geography excursion at Kinchega National Park. Meet a NSW National Park Ranger and learn about their job while exploring in the natural environment - or have a Ranger visit you in your classroom.
On this school excursion in Kinchega National Park, Stage 2 (Years 3-4) Science students will learn about Kinchega's vast pastoral history and woolshed operations while taking a guided tour of the historic Kinchega Woolshed.
This is a program of fun games and activities we can play together in Kinchega National Park or Discovery rangers can visit your school. Designed for Stage 2 (Years 3-4) students with a focus on History, Geography and science, choose from some of these games: the Aboriginal site game, tracks and traces, Barkindji bush foods or the threatened species game.
Join a ranger in sampling abiotic factors and use these to assess the abundance and distribution of plants and animals on the floodplain sand dune interface, as part of the Preliminary Biology or Senior Science field studies.