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Ranger talk at Kinchega

Stage 2 (Years 3-4), Geography, Kinchega National Park


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Ranger talk at Kinchega is Stage 2 (Years 3-4) Geography excursion at Kinchega National Park. Meet a NSW National Park Ranger and learn about their job while exploring in the natural environment - or have a Ranger visit you in your classroom.

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For program outline, safety and practical information about this excursion, see info for teachers

Stage Stage 2 (Years 3-4)
Learning area Geography
Student outcomes

GE2-1. Examines features and characteristics of places and environments

GE2-3. Examines differing perceptions about the management of places and environments

GE2-4. Acquires and communicates geographical information using geographical tools for inquiry


Students will:

  • Learn about what a ranger does in National Parks. This includes looking after visitors, park heritage, native plants and animals as well as important planning roles and fire management.
  • Students learn about threatened species including the Purple Wood Wattle that occurs on Kinchega National Park.
  • There is plenty of time for students to ask questions either spontaneously or prepared in class the day before.

Excursion details

Subject to staff availability.

$5 per student for a half day tour.

If you would like to organise a NPWS school excursion please get in touch with local staff or use the 'Enquire' link for the online form.
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Park info

  • in Kinchega National Park in the Outback NSW region
  • Kinchega National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day. The park has a pay and display envelope payment system - please bring correct coins.

    Buy annual pass
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