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Ecosystems at risk

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


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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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)
Learning area Geography
  • 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

Guided. Available on request.
Dorrigo National Park in North Coast

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

Meeting point
Dorrigo Rainforest Centre
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  • 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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