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.
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.
Wildlife / Nature
Australian Reptile Park offers affordable, unforgettable and fun school excursions with students gaining a better appreciation and understanding of the importance of Australia’s creatures and the role they play in the wellbeing of the planet.
At NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service our team of passionate and knowledgeable staff will lead your students on immersive experiences with education programs focusing on teaching students about the environment, conservation, park management, bushfires, Aboriginal culture, historic heritage and much more.
Take your students beyond the classroom and dive into SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. Interactive exhibits throughout SEA LIFE provide hands-on learning that bring the living world to life for your students.
Sydney Walks - primary school excursions in The Rocks. On our tours your HSIE history students will learn about convicts and other First Fleet characters, indigenous cultures and impacts of British colonisation. Take advantage of our outdoor classroom and enrich your students learning experiences.
Maths / Science
Students will experience the wonders of science and nature on a Taronga Zoo school excursion. Taronga Institute of Science & Learning bring STEM disciplines to life for curious minds and our curriculum led practical workshops allow students to learn about environmental issues and the protection of wildlife.
At Entermission - Virtual Reality Rooms Sydney 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.
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 / Environmental
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.
This article was last updated 24/5/23