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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
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/blue-mountains-national-park">Blue Mountains National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/sydney-and-surrounds">Sydney and surrounds</a>, <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/country-nsw">Country NSW</a> in Sydney and surrounds, Country NSW
People enjoying waterfall at Grand Canyon track, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Paul Cardow

Grand Canyon: Environmental change and management

The spectacular Grand Canyon forms the backdrop for this Stage 5 (Years 9-10) geography excursion in Blue Mountains National Park. This in-depth fieldwork excursion is designed to support the Environmental Change and Management K-10 syllabus

Stage
Stage 5 (Years 9-10)
Learning area
Geography
When

Monday to Friday during school term.

Where
<a href="https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/things-to-do/walking-tracks/grand-canyon-track">Grand Canyon track</a>, <a href="https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/visit-a-park/parks/blackheath-area">Blackheath area</a> in Sydney and surrounds
Staff from Metro South West and Blue Mountains regions undertaking the Pisgah Ridge hazard reduction burn near Glenbrook in the Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: David Croft &copy; David Croft/DPIE

Living with fire

Learn about fire and how it is managed in the Blue Mountains National Park in Living with fire, a Stage 3 (Years 5-6) geography excursion.

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

Monday to Friday during school term.

Where
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/blackheath-area"> Blackheath area</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/parks/blue-mountains-national-park">Blue Mountains National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/sydney-and-surrounds">Sydney and surrounds</a>, <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/country-nsw">Country NSW</a> in Sydney and surrounds