Stage 3 Year 5-6

Geography Excursions

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$18.50

Experience the bustling chaos of Chinatown, the tranquil peace of a Chinese Garden, and the enticing smell of fresh dumplings. This lively and colourful excursion will immerse your students in the diversity and wonder of Asian culture as they learn and discover the history and importance of Australia’s connections with Asia. Students will observe water dragons among luscious bamboo forests, walk amidst colourful lanterns, discover their Chinese zodiac animals and more.

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Aboriginal Experience
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$22.00

On this special in-depth excursion with our Aboriginal Gumaraa Rangers, students will learn about traditional Aboriginal customs while exploring the beautiful Australian bushland which holds important meaning for Aboriginal Australians. They’ll discuss and identify the special relationships Aboriginal people have with their land, while exploring the importance of the ancestral territory on which they stand.

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Aboriginal Experience
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$20.00

Among the cute and cuddly native Australian animals at Symbio Wildlife Park, your students will be able to learn about the world’s oldest surviving culture in the most vibrant setting! In a day jam-packed with up-close encounters to a variety of different animals your students will learn the significance and connection of native Australian animals to Aboriginal people. The Gumaraa Rangers will help your students explore the connection Aborginal people have with their land, and the history and traditions of their culture. Throughout the day students will observe traditional Aboriginal tools, weapons and artefacts, and participate in discussions about art, music and dance. A day full of close encounters they’re bound to never forget!

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$18.50

The warmer months in Australia have seen our country set ablaze, making fire awareness and safety an essential priority for ALL Australian citizens. More relevant than ever before, this interactive and hands-on excursion will have your students exploring areas directly affected by real bushfires.

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Factors that Shape Places Geography Excursion
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$18.50

The day kicks off with an exciting and engaging presentation with taxidermy animals, focussing on the importance of protecting places, the need to preserve our natural environment, and how the unique features of different places can support a variety of flora and fauna. Students also look at adaptations of flora and fauna.

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Illawarra Fly Treetops
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$20.00

Join us on an engaging excursion to explore the exciting and unique environment high above the treetops at Illawarra I-Fly. Students will walk through pristine vegetation, see the ocean and gain a unique appreciation for the different types of places in our natural environment and the factors which shape them. Students will be immersed within a range of natural settings, exploring and learning first-hand how people and environments influence one another.

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Shark Island Sydney Harbour
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$38.50

Join us on an engaging excursion to explore the exciting and unique environment deep in Sydney Harbour on pristine Shark Island. Students will walk through primeval vegetation, see the ocean and gain a unique appreciation for the different types of places in our natural environment and the factors which shape them. Students will be immersed within a range of natural settings, exploring and learning first-hand how people and environments influence one another.

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Factors That Shape Places at Symbio
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$20.00

Cuddle a possum, pat a python and feed the wallabies in their natural habitat on this interactive and hands-on day at Symbio Wildlife Park! During this action packed excursion, students embark on intimate guided tours discovering how people and environments influence one another. Discover how people influence places on two engaging walks through the park with our expert Rangers. Students will examine native and exotic animal species up close in their custom enclosures mimicking native environments and explore the diverse features and characteristics of ecosystems including wetlands, water lagoons, bushland, deserts and rainforests. Between animal cuddles and interactive presentations, students will analyse the crucial role of zoos and discover how spaces are managed within Symbio Wildlife Park. They will also investigate the importance of a range of breeding programs in populating Australia’s endangered animal species. Your students will be bursting with extensive knowledge and fun facts after this exciting and unforgettable day!

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