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School excursion

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Global environments - rainforest magic

Stage 4 (Years 7-8), Geography, Wingham Brush Nature Reserve

Overview

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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 guided excursion through Wingham Brush Nature Reserve for Stage 4 (Years 7-8) students focusing on geography as the KLA. You'll be guided through the park, and along the way introduced to the different rainforest ecosystems.

You'll 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: 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)
Key learning area Geography
Student outcomes

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

Availability
Guided. Available on request.
Where
Wingham Brush Nature Reserve
Duration
2hrs 30min
Grading
Easy
Price

$260 per group (includes GST).

Accessibility
Easy
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 Wingham Brush Nature Reserve in the North Coast region
  • Wingham Brush Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather, flooding, or for the benefit of the flying foxes during breeding.

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Wingham Brush Nature Reserve. Photo: NSW Government