Schools

Residential based programs

The students are based at Camp Yarramundi which has bunk style accommodation, a communal dining hall and facilities. Each day the students participate in programmed activities designed to challenge participants at both a personal and group level. The activities include adventure learning activities, problem solving initiatives and connection to the natural world focused education. (NB multiple activities can be run concurrently in any order to accommodate multiple groups)

Residential based programs including sample program

Suitable for:

  • Primary School – Year 3 to Year 6
  • Secondary/High School – Year 7 to Year 12
  • Universities

Legend: Theorange shading is reflective of the possible facilitated core learning outcomes for these activities. The white background reflects possible learning outcomes that may organically result from undertaking the activity.

Camp Yarramundi: 1-4 day Residential Based Program Options
(activities to choose from and outcomes)

#1

Activity

Team initiatives and problem solving activities

2-3 hours

Learning outcomes

ChallengePersonal GrowthResponsibilitySense of Community
#2

Activity

High Ropes/Low Ropes/Giant Swing/Flying Fox

3-4 hours

Learning outcomes:

ChallengePersonal GrowthResponsibilitySense of CommunityHealth
#3

Activity

Giant Ladder/Vertical Playpen/Rock Climbing/Abseil

3-4 hours

Learning outcomes:

ChallengePersonal GrowthResponsibilitySense of CommunityHealth
#4

Activity

Orienteering

2-3 hours

Learning outcomes:

ChallengePersonal GrowthConnect to Natural WorldHealth
#5

Activity

Paddling

3-4 hours

Learning outcomes:

ChallengePersonal GrowthResponsibilitySense of CommunityConnect to Natural WorldHealth
#6

Activity

Archery

2-3 hours

Learning outcomes:

ChallengePersonal GrowthResponsibility
#7

Activity

Camp Craft

2-3 hours

Learning outcomes:

ChallengePersonal GrowthResponsibilitySense of CommunityConnect to Natural World
#8

Activity

Solo/Reflective time

1-3 hours

Learning outcomes:

Personal GrowthConnect to Natural World
#9

Activity

Service/Tree Plant/Water Watch

2-3 hours

Learning outcomes:

Personal GrowthResponsibilitySense of CommunityConnect to Natural World
#10

Activity

Alpine Rescue

2-3 hours

Learning outcomes:

ChallengePersonal GrowthSense of CommunityHealth
#11

Activity

Cave Maze

3-4 hours

Learning outcomes:

ChallengePersonal GrowthResponsibilityConnect to Natural WorldHealth