Monday, 22 March, 2021 - 15:15
Student on School Excursion in Hobart Tasmania

Needs some ideas for your next school excursion or school camp in Hobart or Tasmania? We've found the Best School Excursions and School Camps.  Whether you choose to explore Hobart, or visit the beautiful Mount Wellington, the historic site at Port Arthur, MONA gallery or the Royal Tasmanian Botantical Gardens. Hobart and Tasmania has heaps to offer your students on their next school excursion.  If you need a little more inspiration you can search for more great school excursions at

We have put together the best school excursions and school camps across Hobart and Tasmania.

School Excursions

The educational tours, schoo excursions and activities at the Port Arthur Historic Sites are designed to align with the Australian Curriculum. Supporting resources, including activity guides, lesson plans, and fact sheets are available online.

The Beaconsfield Mine and Heritage Centre (Launceston/Tamar Vlly) offers interesting and educational school excursions to students - school groups can either receive guided tours or can self-guide with our website providing details on educational components, teachers information and other online resources.

Take your students on a fun and educational school excursion to Zoodoo Zoo - (Hobart) well known for the unique hands-on opportunities that it offers students such as feeding a lion at the daily presentations.

Hollybank Wilderness Adventures - Tasmania’s Multi Adventure Hub for school excursions! Take your students on our Canopy Tour for an unforgettable zipline experience!

School Camps

Stay at NRMA Port Arthur Holiday Park - (Hobart/Southeast Tas) located on the beautiful Tasman Peninsula and create an educational and fun school camp incorporating the areas rich convict history and natural environment. 

Located in the centre of the city and with the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery just across the road, Hobart Central YHA (Hobart) is the perfect place to stay with your school group. We have a range of multi-share and private rooms available and can accommodate groups of up to 50 people.

Blue Lagoon (Southeast Tas) is located in the beautiful seaside town of Dodges Ferry - we pride ourselves on offering a great service and aim to make the preparation and facilitation of school camps as easy and stress free as possible for the organising teachers.

Located in the heart of Tasmania is the unique Poatina Village - (Launceston/Tamar Vlly) a great place to visit on your next school camp - There are a variety of accommodation options to suit your student's needs.

Camp Banksia - (D`port/Cradle Vlly) offers fully catered camps. Centrally located on Tasmania's North West Coast at Port Sorell it is an idyllic location for school camps where students can learn, play and relax.