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People descending Govetts Leap, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Aine Gliddon

Crossing the Blue Mountains

Crossing the Blue Mountains is a Stage 2 (Years 3-4) school excursion focusing on HSIE. Students will be immersed in Australian colonial history with stories of the early explorers and the physical evidence of Cox's Road, on this historically significant Blue Mountains walk.

Stage
Stage 2 (Years 3-4)
Learning area
HSIE
When

Monday to Friday during school term.

Where
Blue Mountains National Park in Sydney and surrounds, Country NSW
Foot bridge in Minnamurra Rainforest, Budderoo National Park. Photo: David Finnegan

What is a national park? Minnamurra Rainforest

This excursion experience has been updated and is now being delivered in line with the new NSW Department of Education Curriculum. We will be revising this excursion's name and information online soon. Contact your local national parks office for more information about the updated excursion.

Stage
Stage 2 (Years 3-4)
Learning area
HSIE
When

Week days during school terms.

Where
Minnamurra Rainforest Centre, Budderoo National Park
Education Centre, Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: Murray Vanderveer

Mystery of the bush banquet

Mystery of the bush banquet is a Stage 2 (Years 3-4) school excursion in Kosciuszko National Park, which focuses on HSIE as a KLA. You'll get a partly coded invitation to a bush banquet, and participate in sensory awareness activities and games to understand how energy flows through food chains. Each activity gives a clue to help you crack the coded message on the invitation.

Stage
Stage 2 (Years 3-4)
Learning area
HSIE
When

Weekdays October to May.

Where
Kosciuszko Education Centre, Thredbo-Perisher area
Rainforest seeds and fruits. Photo: The Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust/Simone Cottrell

Then and now: Aboriginal culture

This excursion experience has been updated and is now being delivered in line with the new NSW Department of Education Curriculum. We will be revising this excursion's name and information online soon. Contact your local national parks office for more information about the updated excursion.

Stage
Stage 2 (Years 3-4)
Learning area
HSIE
When

By arrangement.

Where
Depot Beach campground