Tuesday, 22 June, 2021 - 11:45

Great news for QLD schools! Receive up to $150 per student with the new Great Barrier Reef Education Experience Program subsidy 

Now is a good as time as any to enrich your student's learning about the Great Barrier Reef, take them out to discover its wonders first-hand and help them share it with the community.

The Great Barrier Reef Education Experience Program provides up to $150 per student subsidy to primary and secondary school students in Queensland undertaking school excursions within the Great Barrier Reef.


Lady Musgrave Experience has a number of activities perfectly suited for educational institutions and can tailor a marine education program designed to suit each school’s curriculum.


Students from UC SSC Lake Ginninderra created memories to last a lifetime on a recent trip with Lady Musgrave Experience. As one student said - "Lady Musgrave was the most amazing experience ever. Seeing baby turtles, manta rays, sharks and much more was so amazing."

Lady Musgrave HQ Pontoon Accommodation

Sleep on the reef with Lady Musgrave HQ bookings open from August 2021 to accommodate up to 30 people overnight. Nestled in the sheltered waters of Lady Musgrave Island Lagoon, choose from 8 Queen-size glamping tents or 20 single bunk beds in the underwater observatory. View marine life and the corals by day, and by night enjoy falling asleep viewing the abundant underwater marine life. The pontoon features the most sustainable and eco-friendly build in the world. Above the waterline, the innovative zero-impact design is completely solar and wind-powered, and below the waves, coral cultivation and Citizen Science programs give back to the world’s greatest natural treasure. For pontoon bookings, call 07 4151 5225 or email [email protected].

Lady Musgrave Experience and their highly-trained team have performed school group risk assessments, are blue card holders and have obtained all insurances and permits required to cater to school groups.