The following national and international service and curriculum-based excursions have been carefully designed to complement our academic program and provide students with a greater understanding of the world.

Year Service Cultural, Global, Curriculum Perspectives Sport and Outdoors Exchange
2018

Noonkanbah

Cambodia

Central Australia

Vietnam

NASA trip

Duke of Edinburgh: Tasmania Hike

 
2019

Noonkanbah

Peru

Performing Arts trip to NYC and Los Angeles

Visual Arts Trip to Italy

 Duke of Edinburgh: Great Southern Rail Trail French

You can download the presentation from the 2019 Trips and Exchange Information Evening here.

2018

Service

Noonkanbah

Length: 10 nights
Student number: 5 students in Year 11
Cost of trip: Approximately $3,400
Excursion date: September holidays

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Cambodia

Travel company: World Challenge
Length
: 13 nights
Student number: Maximum 26 students in years 10, 11 and 12
Cost of trip: Approximately $6,100
Excursion date: December 

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Cultural, Global, Curriculum Perspectives

Years 5 and 6 trip to Central Australia

The purpose of this trip is to provide our students with an opportunity to experience the vast outback of Australia, with its fascinating landscapes and to introduce the Indigenous culture of the First Australians. Students will have opportunities to meet with Aboriginal people, participate in activities and learn about the culture and heritage of the Red Centre. The trip includes visits to Uluru, Simpson Gab, Kings Canyon, Alice Springs and the Royal Flying Doctor Service. 

Travel company: Flight Centre or Austour
Length
: 5 nights
Student number: Minimum of 15 students and maximum of 25 students
Cost of trip: Approximately $3,000
Excursion date: September 15 to 22

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NASA trip

Space Camp is a program run in San Francisco to promote the study of math, science, and technology. Space Camp is fully endorsed by NASA

The Advanced Space Academy program sees students participate in a rigorous program that teaches them about the mental, emotional and physical demands astronauts’ face and provides leadership training as well as learning the importance of teamwork. Students are guided through the past, present and future of space exploration.

The trip will also visit a variety of sites around San Francisco and LA that allow girls to see elements of STEM in the real world.

Travel company: Edu School Tours Travel Company
Length
: 15 nights
Student number: 20 students in years 10, 11 and 12
Cost of trip: Approximately $8,500
Excursion date: December

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Sport and Outdoors

Tasmania Hike

This trip is open to all students in years 10, 11 and 12. Students who are completing the Duke of Edinburgh award can use this trip as an Adventurous Journey.

Length: 9 nights
Student number: minimum of 10 students and maximum of 15 students years 10, 11 and 12
Cost of trip: Approximately $1,600
Excursion date: December

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2019

Service

Noonkanbah

Length: 10 nights
Student number: 5 students in years 10 and 11
Cost of trip: Approximately $3,400
Excursion date: September holidays

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Peru

Travel company: World Challenge
Length: 27 nights
Student number: Maximum 26 students in Years 10 and 11
Cost of trip: Approximately $9,400
Excursion date: December

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Cultural, Global, Curriculum Perspectives

Performing Arts Trip to New York and Los Angeles (Stage and Screen)

This tour will give Music and Drama students the opportunity to engage in a wide variety of activities that are created specifically for students. They will have the opportunity to gain practical experience in a range of music and drama activities, to attend performances of art forms including musical theatre, straight theatre, opera, ballet and orchestral concerts. Students will also have the opportunity to tour some of the iconic theatres of New York as well as visiting films studios in Los Angeles.

Travel Company: Latitude Group Travel
Length
: 14 nights
Student number: Minimum of 20 students and a maximum of 30 students from years 10, 11 and 12
Cost of trip: Approximately $7,500
Excursion date: December

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Visual Arts Trip to Italy

Students of the Visual Arts will travel to Rome, Florence, Siena, San Giminiano, Pisa, Luca and Milan. Students will be able to experience Italian art and culture from the Roman, Renaissance and contemporary periods. They will view art from varying historical perspectives and balance this with a visit to the Venice Biennale. They will experience, through guided tours and practical workshops, the significant contributions made to the development of Western art by the artists and architects of the Roman era, the Renaissance and global contemporary art practices.

Travel Company: Passport Travel
Length
: 14 nights
Student number: Minimum of 15 students and a maximum of 25 students from years 10 and 11
Cost of trip: Approximately $6,500
Excursion date: September holidays (first two weeks)

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Sport and Outdoors

Duke of Edinburgh: Great Southern Rail Trail

Length: 5 nights
Student number: minimum 10 students and maximum 15 students
Cost of trip: $600
Excursion date: April holidays

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French Exchange

Length: reciprocal 5-week exchange
Student number: Ten students
Cost of trip: $4,890
Excursion date: July (French students visit) and December holidays

 

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