Science Fun Day

Geography

Incursion

$18.50

All parents and teachers can attend for no additional cost.

+GST. As this program is an educational service, all GST charged can be reimbursed in its entirety by the Government. This price excludes transport. (Minimum charge of x30 students).

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About

Prepare for serious educational entertainment overload! On this fast paced, hands-on Science Fun Day, students are completely immersed within the amazing and mind blowing world of science. From physical forces to the properties of matter, students will be exposed to the fundamentals of science through a range of exciting, messy and explosive activities. Billycart racing, slime making, rocket launching, explosions and even lava lamp crafting wil have students in disbelief at how FUN science can be! On a day like no other, students will observe first-hand how forces affect the behavior of objects and develop their understanding of solids, liquids and gases. They won’t even realise that they’re learning! Prepare to get messy on a day that your students will be talking about for a long time to come!
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Syllabus Outcomes Addressed

Australian Children’s Education & Care Quality Authority

Framework for school aged care in Australia

OUTCOME 1: Children have a strong sense of identity
OUTCOME 2: Children are connected with and contribute to their world
OUTCOME 3: Children have a strong sense of wellbeing
OUTCOME 4: Children are confident and involved learners
OUTCOME 5: Children are effective communicators

Quality Area 1 - Educational program and practice
Quality Area 3 - Physical environment
Quality Area 5 - Relationships with children

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Arrive/Depart

4 Hour Excursion (10am - 2pm)

Time allocation for incursions can be tailored and adjusted to suit your individual vacation care timetable and scheduling.

Transport

Leave it all with us! Whilst you are welcome to organise your own transport to and from our adventures, alternatively you can book with our Ranger Jamie buses or coaches. Ask us for a transport quote and we can take care of everything!

Please note, all coaches include seatbelts for students however, buses do not.

What's Included

Completed Risk Assessment

Day Outline

Arrival / Morning Tea / Toilet Break
(approx. 20 minutes)
Introductory Presentation The day kicks off with a meet and greet with our enthusiastic Rangers before enjoying an interactive and engaging presentation.
(approx. 25 minutes)
Grouping: Students are divided into their groups of approximately x 30 students and are allocated a Ranger guide for each activity.
Activity 1 Billy cart team racing. Approximately 40 minutes.
Activity 2 Making gooey mystery slime matter. Approximately 40 minutes.
Lunch / Toilet Break
(approx. 25 minutes)
Activity 3 Making and launching rockets. Approximately 40 minutes.
Activity 4 Making lava lamps, ice melting challenges and exploding pressure water bags. Approximately 40 minutes.
Wrap Up / Conclusion / Toilet Break
(approx. 20 minutes)

Activities

Ranger Jamie Tours have carefully selected the following activities for your students to enjoy on the day.

  • Billy Cart Team Races
  • Making gooey mystery slime matter
  • Making and launching rockets
  • Making lava lamps, ice melting and exploding pressure water bags

Locations

North Sydney

  • Bobbin Head Kuring-gai National Park
  • Clifton Gardens Chowder Bay Mosman – TOP PICK
  • Nielsen Park Vaucluse

South Sydney

  • Audley Royal National Park
  • Bonnie Vale Royal National Park – TOP PICK
  • Shelly Park Beach Cronulla

Western Sydney

  • Auburn Botanic Gardens
  • Western Sydney Parklands

Illawarra

  • Killalea State Park Shellharbour
  • Stanwell Park Beach Reserve – TOP PICK
  • Wollongong Botanic Gardens

View the Google Map below for marked locations.

$18.50

All parents and teachers can attend for no additional cost.

+GST. As this program is an educational service, all GST charged can be reimbursed in its entirety by the Government. This price excludes transport. (Minimum charge of x30 students).

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What year/stages will attending?

Please note this will be an additional cost to the excursion price and a seperate quote will be provided to you.

Please note this is a tentative booking. After your booking request is submitted, we will be in touch via email to confirm the requested date and arrange the final details for the booking.

North Sydney

Sydney CBD

South Sydney

Illawarra

Western Sydney

Title Address Description
Bobbin Head Ku-ring-gai National Park
Bobbin Head Rd &, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase Rd, Mount Colah NSW 2079, Australia
Clifton Gardens Chowder Bay Mosman
Chowder Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Nielsen Park Vaucluse
Nielsen Park, 6 Steele Point Rd, Vaucluse NSW 2030, Australia
Audley Royal National Park
Audley, Royal National Park NSW 2233, Australia
Bonnie Vale Royal National Park
Bonnie Vale Picnic Area, 2 Sea Breeze Ln, Royal National Park NSW 2233, Australia
Shelly Park Beach Cronulla
Shelly Park, 70-110 Ewos Parade, Cronulla NSW 2230, Australia
Stanwell Park Beach Reserve
Stanwell Park Beach Reserve, Stanwell Park NSW 2508, Australia
Killalea State Park Shellharbour
Killalea Reserve, 45A Killalea Dr, Shell Cove NSW 2529, Australia
Auburn Botanic Gardens
Auburn Botanic Gardens, Chisholm Rd &, Chiswick Rd, Auburn NSW 2144, Australia
Western Sydney Parklands
Western Sydney Parklands, Eastern Creek NSW 2766, Australia