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School excursion

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Global environments - rainforest magic

Stage 4 (Years 7-8), Geography, Booti Booti National Park

Overview

School excursions in NSW national parks

We are currently taking bookings for school excursions. Not all excursions are being delivered as per the usual program due to rules outlined by NSW Health. Alternative learning options with NPWS include online digital resources or incursions delivered at your school. Please contact your National Parks education contact or the relevant local park office for more information.

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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.

Read more about Global environments - rainforest magic

Global environments rainforest magic is a school excursion for Stage 4 (years 7-8) students in Booti Booti National Park focusing on geography as a KLA. You'll be guided through the park, and along the way introduced to the different rainforest ecosystems.

The group will discover what a rainforest is, and determine why they are such special places and how we can conserve them. Activities may include rainforest art, scientific data collection (eg soil types and pH, temperature) and sensory awareness.

Geography: 4G2 Global Environments. This program is also suitable for Science and Technology.

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

Stage Stage 4 (Years 7-8)
Learning area Geography
Student outcomes

4.5. Identifies the meaning, purpose and context of historical sources.

4.6. Describes the geographical processes that form and transform environments.

4.7. Identifies and discusses geographical issues from a range of perspectives.

4.8. Describes the interrelationships between people and environments.

Excursion details

When

By arrangement.

Availability
Guided. Available on request.
Where
Booti Booti National Park
Duration
4hrs
Grading
Medium
Price

$380 per group (includes GST). Maximum 30 students per group. For groups over 30 conditions apply.

Accessibility
No wheelchair access
Equipment
provided
Yes
Booking
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 Booti Booti National Park in the North Coast region
  • Booti Booti 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. Day passes are available from the Manning Great Lakes Area Office and the Hawks Nest Newsagency.

    Buy annual pass
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