Year 3 Outdoor Education Week

 

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Camp Theme: Team Building
Locations: Lions Camp Kanga, Proserpine
Length: 3 days/2 nights (Wednesday, Thursday, Friday)
Accommodation: Cabins

Overview
While at Camp Kanga students participate in various team-building activities in preparation for the added responsibilities of being a Year 4 leader. They also visit the Whitsunday Crocodile Safari where they engage in crocodile spotting and experience and learn about the local indigenous flora and fauna.

Learning and Outdoor Educational Outcomes
Providing direct personal contact with nature in ways that promote enjoyment of outdoor activities and nature. This enjoyment can be the basis for ongoing outdoor recreation and nature experiences through their lifespan, supporting personal health and wellbeing and providing the foundations for ecological literacy.

Developing essential personal and social capabilities such as communication, resilience, self-confidence, leadership, teamwork, goal setting, personal autonomy and initiative.

Identifying the importance of Country and Place to the Aboriginal culture.

Example Activities from Camp
Low Ropes Course, Hiking (including creek crossings), Raft building, River and Crocodile Spotting Cruise,Camp Fire

Approximate Price Range: $250 – $270

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