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Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre

Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre

Experience Engage Enable

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Local Aboriginal studies

Local Aboriginal studies excursion

History and Geography

Supporting both the First Contacts and Community and Remembrance topics, Local Aboriginal studies will lead students on a journey to investigate Aboriginal culture and connections to Country.

During the Stage 2 excursion students will participate in a rugged bushwalk along Lane Cove River. They will explore the natural environment that provides food, tools, shelter and other resources. Students will learn about cultural sites and ways to care for Country.

Location

  • Between Boronia Park and Buffalo Creek Reserve

Track overview

Program details

  • Maximum 4 classes per day.

Program cost

  • 2020 DoE school cost is $18 per student  - GST free.
  • 2020 Non Gov school cost is $28 per student - GST free. Minimum charge $600.
  • 2021 DoE school cost is $22 per student - GST free.
  • 2021 Non Gov school cost is $38 per student - GST free. Minimu charge $600.

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