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Enhance history lessons with an international school trip

From Asia to America to Europe, we design global experiences that encourage students of history to deeply understand and revere the societies, events and inventions that have shaped humanity throughout the ages. We take students right to the source to make sense of everything they’ve learnt in the classroom, from ancient to medieval to modern…

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10 interesting facts about Tasmania

Tasmania may be the smallest state in Australia, but it certainly packs a punch when it comes to education and adventure. Steeped in natural beauty and historical treasures, this diverse island state has so much to offer at every corner. Want to know more about this wondrous destination? Here are 10 interesting facts about Tasmania…

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Benefits of September Snowsports!

Excitement levels for this snow season have been bigger than ever due to missed snow trips over the last couple of years, and huge early snow dumps saw some resorts open their doors early. Our travelling groups took advantage of pristine conditions and bluebird days, setting the tone for the season ahead! If you and…

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Why students love Rhapsody Rotorua

We’re delighted to be able to give teachers and students the opportunity to attend Rhapsody Rotorua in New Zealand next year. The international youth music festival brings together budding musicians to learn, perform and grow during a week of experiential learning and fun! Students develop their musical skills and repertoire, connect with like-minded peers and…

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Northern Territory School Excursion Program Grant Increase

A place of wonder and whimsy, the Northern Territory offers an array of inspiring and educational experiences for students to engage in, many of which are built around strong links with the Australian Curriculum including Humanities and Social Science, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Histories and Culture, Science and Sustainability. With the excellent news that…

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The ultimate European experience for young musicians

Are you looking to maximise your students’ performance opportunities and expose them to an international music experience like no other? Look no further than the popular Bratislava and Summa Cum Laude (SCL) International Youth Music Festivals. Just a short 70-kilometre commute from one festival to the other combined with deep musical and cultural opportunities in…

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Why an international music tour?

Far beyond the classroom walls, you’ll find a thriving music culture that will inspire and excite your students, fuelling their artistic passion and zeal for performing. An international music tour packs a significant punch in terms of student development, providing opportunities for personal and social growth in addition to the musical and performance development one…

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Austria’s Global Youth Music Festival for Choirs, Bands and Orchestras!

Travel to Vienna with WorldStrides for the annual Summa Cum Laude Youth Music Festival, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for music students in a choir, band or orchestra. All groups will have the opportunity to perform on the glittering stage of the hallowed Musikverein in Vienna, among other prestigious venues. The festival offers a truly international environment…

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Helpful packing tips for your next school trip

A crucial part of the preparation for any school trip is packing. Before you embark on your adventure, you want to be sure you’ve got everything you need, while at the same time only what you need. Packing can be deconstructed as an exact science and the best way to approach it is methodical. You need…

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Sustainability challenges – small actions matter

It’s hard to ignore the rising tide of conversations, news stories and media coverage around the topic of climate change in Australia right now. From the devastation caused by bushfires, earthquakes and floods, we can no longer ignore the issues at hand. At an individual and community level, there are endless steps we can take…

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