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A ranger speaking to students on a Venture to the falls school excursion. Photo: And the Trees Photography © DPIE

Venture to the falls

Venture to the falls is a school excursion in Dorrigo National Park for Stage 4 (Years 7-8) students focusing on geography as a KLA. Starting at the spectacular Skywalk over the canopy, this activity explores subtropical rainforest on a graded downhill walk to the suspension bridge at Crystal Shower Falls.

Stage
Stage 4 (Years 7-8)
Learning area
Geography
Where
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/dorrigo-national-park">Dorrigo National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/north-coast">North Coast</a> in North Coast
Students using touch to discover the trees of the rainforest on a Sensing the rainforest school excursion in Dorrigo National Park. Photo: Remy Brand &copy; DPIE

Sensing the rainforest at Dorrigo National Park

Join us and explore the rainforest in this Stage 3 (Years 5-6) geography excursion in Dorrigo National Park. Students will examine the wonders of the Gondwana Rainforest, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site.

Stage
Stage 3 (Years 5-6)
Learning area
Geography
Where
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/dorrigo-national-park">Dorrigo National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/north-coast">North Coast</a> in North Coast
A ranger and 2 students investigating plants on a Sensing the rainforest school excursion in Dorrigo National Park. Photo: Remy Brand &copy; DPIE

Sensing the Rainforest

Sensing the rainforest is a Stage 1 (Years 1-2) school excursion in Dorrigo National Park, which focuses on HSIE. Students will explore the wonders of Dorrigo Rainforest - observing, listening, touching, smelling and searching to discover this special environment. It is a fun program for all ages, adults included.

Stage
Stage 1 (Years 1-2)
Learning area
HSIE
Where
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/dorrigo-national-park">Dorrigo National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/north-coast">North Coast</a> in North Coast
A ranger and students on a Venture to the falls school excursion. Photo: And the Trees Photography &copy; DPIE

Venture to the falls at Dorrigo

Venture to the falls with your NPWS guide on this Stage 3 (Years 5-6) geography excursion in Dorrigo National Park. Together we’ll explore the important geographical concepts of place, environment, interconnection and sustainability.

Stage
Stage 3 (Years 5-6)
Learning area
Geography
Where
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/dorrigo-national-park">Dorrigo National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/north-coast">North Coast</a> in North Coast