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Kids on a school camp

Give your students the ultimate learning challenge and take the curriculum out of the classroom at Sport and Recreation. Whether it’s outdoor education, music and band camps, language and study retreats, ski or sailing camps, or anything in between, Sport and Recreation delivers quality programs and lessons that last a lifetime.

As a premier outdoor education specialist, Sport and Recreation has a range of exclusive programs for primary and secondary students. These are designed to positively impact on student education through fun and rewarding challenges that activate key learning in:

  • Communication
  • Decision making
  • Problem solving
  • Resilience
  • Team building
  • Leadership.

Some are age and subject specific; all can be tailored to meet curriculum outcomes and objectives and help students realise their potential. Students from all over NSW and neighbouring states have benefited from the programs at our 11 Sport and Recreation Centres. Visiting international schools love the distinctly Australian flavour of our camps and their location.

Book in the off-season and save

Take advantage of NSW’s mild weather and enjoy added benefits when you stay on a three to five day camp in Terms 2 or 3 at a Sport and Recreation Centre. Centres can book out 12 months in advance, so book now to avoid disappointment.

  • Less bookings, more space
  • Winter fun with camp cookouts
  • Up to 15% off for stays between 1 June and 31 August at all Centres, except Jindabyne
  • Up to 15% off for stays in Jindabyne between 1 May to 30 June and 1 September to 31 December.

Stress-free school camps

It’s easy for teachers to relax and have fun at a Sport and Recreation camp. Enjoy a streamlined online application process as well as plenty of teacher comforts at camp:

  • Easy online student registration
  • Fully-compliant risk assessment
  • Comfortable teacher accommodation
  • Separate dining area
  • Quality food
  • Tailored programs
  • Opportunity to join in
  • Teacher-only time.

Safety first

Students are in safe hands at a Sport and Recreation camp. All activities are supervised by qualified program staff, experienced in delivering superior outdoor learning programs. Catering is available for special diets, allergies and medical conditions, and all staff are trained in first aid.

What teachers say

“Your equipment is first class, as are the amenities… but this means nothing if the right people aren’t there to guide and facilitate. You’ve got the best people here. They are ultimately why our kids had such a great time.”

Tahmoor Public School

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