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An Aboriginal guide with a group of students on an Aboriginal culture school excursion in Hunter Wetlands National Park. Photo: Adam Hollingworth © DPIE

Aboriginal culture

Experience Ash Island in Hunter Wetlands National Park through the eyes of an Aboriginal person on this Stage 2 (Years 3-4) Aboriginal culture geography excursion. Through first-hand experiences you'll learn about the culture of the Awabakal People.

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

Weekdays all year.

Where
Hunter Wetlands National Park in North Coast
Tomaree National Park. Photo: John Spencer

Coastal and catchment management

Coastal and catchment management is a school excursion in Tomaree National Park for Stage 5 (Years 9-10) students focusing on geography as a KLA. We'll walk to the summit of Mount Tomaree with a Discovery ranger, who will highlight the coastal and catchment management issues involved in protecting a relatively undisturbed patch of coastal land in close proximity to the township of Nelson Bay.

Stage
Stage 5 (Years 9-10)
Learning area
Geography
Where
Tomaree National Park in North Coast
Students listening to an NPWS guide on a school excursion. Photo: Adam Hollingworth © DPIE

Exploring the rainforest

Explore the diverse rainforest environment of Booti Booti National Park on a geography school excursion for Stage 2 (Years 3-4) students. You’ll go on a guided rainforest walk, collect field data and participate in a bug survey.

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

Weekdays during school terms.

Where
Booti Booti National Park in North Coast