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Bush tucker. Photo: The Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust/Jaime Plaza

Bush art

Bush art in Awabakal Nature Reserve is a school excursion for Stage 1 (Years 1-2) students with a focus on HSIE as a KLA. Explore a section of the reserve with an Aboriginal Discovery ranger and try your hand at some Aboriginal art to take home. All art materials are supplied.

Stage
Stage 1 (Years 1-2)
Learning area
HSIE
When

Weekdays all year.

Where
Awabakal Nature Reserve in North Coast
Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) breaching. Photo: Dan Burns

Wild world of whales

Wild world of whales is a school excursion for Stage 3 (Years 5-6) students focusing on HSIE as a KLA. Explore the open forest and coastal heath communities of Awabakal Nature Reserve as you journey to the lookout to spot migrating whales. Learn about the different types of whales, how they live and why they migrate.

Stage
Stage 3 (Years 5-6)
Learning area
HSIE
When

Weekdays June to October.

Where
Awabakal Nature Reserve in North Coast
Students and an Aboriginal guide walking along a boardwalk on a school excursion in Glenrock State Conservation Area. Photo: Adam Hollingworth © DPIE

Aboriginal culture

Experience Glenrock State Conservation Area 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
Glenrock State Conservation Area in North Coast
Bombala walking track, Glenrock State Conservation Area. Photo: John Spencer

What is a national park?

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

Weekdays.

Where
Awabakal Nature Reserve in North Coast