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Ecosystems at risk

Stage 6 (Years 11-12), Geography, Dorrigo National Park

Overview

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Ecosystems at risk is a school excursion in Dorrigo National Park for Stage 6 (Years 11-12) students focusing on geography as a KLA and is designed to complement a case study of a particular ecosystem at risk.

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Geography: Ecosystems at Risk

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

Stage Stage 6 (Years 11-12)
Key learning area Geography
Objectives
  • Observe a highly diverse rainforest ecosystem, its geographical location and extent, altitude and the effects on it of biophysical interactions, human impacts and contemporary management practices.
  • Question a representative of the management authority about the global significance of the site, possible future impacts, and strategies for managing these.

Excursion details

Availability
Guided. Available on request.
Where
Dorrigo National Park
Duration
4hrs
Grading
Easy
Price

$335 per group (includes GST). Maximum 30 students per group. For groups over 30 conditions apply.

Accessibility
Medium
Meeting point
Dorrigo Rainforest Centre
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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Operated by

  • School excursion inquiries - North Coast
  • 02 6657 2309
  • 02 6657 2145

Park info

  • in Dorrigo National Park in the North Coast region
  • Dorrigo National Park is open daily (except Christmas Day) 9am to 4.30pm but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

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Maps and downloads

Crystal Shower Falls, Dorrigo National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary/Seen Australia