Thursday, 11 October, 2018 (All day)
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Activities

Need some ideas for your next school excursion?

Look no further than Sydney with its glorious harbour, beaches and bushland, ancient islands and landmarks steeped in history and culture, interesting / iconic venues, fun activities and amazing museums make up just a few of the great attractions Sydney has to offer.

Here are a few ideas to get you started.

Culture
Sydney Learning Adventures vision is to create quality educational school excursions that are enriching, diverse, safe, accessible and sustainable. Our programs include Aboriginal Studies, History, Geography.

History
The World-Heritage-listed Cockatoo Island is a unique destination for students to travel through Australia’s colourful convict past, naval and war history to the ever-evolving creative cultural hub it is today. Allow your students to engage and interact with Cockatoo Island's spectacular built and natural landscape, making it a memorable learning experience out on breathtaking Sydney Harbour.

Scale an Australian icon and learn about the history of Sydney on a BridgeClimb school excursion. Students are taught about the construction and history of the bridge. With extensive experience in providing school excursions these climbs have become the hallmark of many school excursion programs.

Maths / Science
Students will experience the wonders of science and nature on a Taronga Zoo school excursion. Curriculum led practical workshops allow students to learn about environmental issues and the protection of wildlife.

On a tour of the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation, students have the opportunity to visit some of Australia’s most advanced scientific infrastructure.  ANSTO is encouraging the next generation of Australian scientists through our school excursions.

At Virtual Reality Rooms your student will have a blast being immersed in amazing virtual reality worlds working together as a team, while meeting Key Learning Outcomes from our customised school excursions program.

Venues / Tours
Treat your students to the SCG Experience tour.  Our school excursions are a dynamic, behind-the-scenes guided walking tour through the historic Sydney Cricket Ground, Allianz Stadium and the SCG Museum.

Wildlife and Ecosystems
Let your students take an amazing discovery in the heart of the city!  They will experience the animals and ecosystems of a range of Australian habitats and see up close the amazing native flora and fauna that call Australia home at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo.

Museums
Let your students discover past lives and events on one of the first places of contact between colonists and Aboriginal people at Museum of Sydney - Sydney Living Museums   Our school excursion programs are closely linked to the NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum.

Sustainability
Calmsley Hill provides a richly diverse learning environment for Primary & High School students. Set upon 160ha it is striving to be a fully sustainable site.  They have progressively developed programs for all ages on the key elements of sustainability, water, waste, land and energy.