Destination Spotlight Stories

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Destination Spotlight Stories

On the road again: Bundaberg and Lady Musgrave Island tour

We’re delighted to share that our first group of students since the COVID-19 pandemic began, have embarked on a tour to experience local learning and explore their own backyard! On 9 November, a Queensland school departed on an adventure to discover the history and art of Bundaberg, and learn about animal and environmental conservation, which…

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Northern Territory: our top experiences!

Renowned for its spellbinding national parks, abundant wildlife, stunning gorges, and ancient Aboriginal culture, a visit to the Northern Territory is packed full of fun-educational experiences that you and your students will never forget. The abundance of learning and personal development opportunities on tour are endless – and the key learning areas covered include English,…

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Start planning an adventure to New Zealand’s North Island

The increased likelihood of borders soon reopening with our Kiwi neighbours means that now is a good time to start thinking about the options available for your 2021 and 2022 school tour. New Zealand’s North Island is full of adventure activities, cultural experiences and awe-inspiring landscapes which make it a popular destination for school groups….

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Silo Art and Dinosaur Trail tours

With travel restrictions beginning to ease across each state in Australia and uncertainty around international borders reopening, now is the time to start planning a local adventure for your students. We’re here to create a local experience for your students – full of educational, fun and unique experiences. From discovering the history of Silo Art…

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Italy: virtual excursions, activities, resources and more

Say Buongiorno to Italy from your home or classroom! We’ve compiled 5 easy steps to help you and your students experience the language, culture and cuisine of Italy from afar, all while planning your next Italian adventure. 1. Food Cook a traditional Italian meal for your family and bring the taste of Italy into your…

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Australia: virtual excursions, activities, resources and more

While different parts of Australia start to relax restrictions, there’s still some time until we’ll be able to explore the different parts of our beautiful country. There are many Aussie businesses who have had to change the way they do things to continue to stay relevant and provide their audience with valuable information. We want…

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Destination Spotlight: Canberra

According to the National Capital Education Tourism Project, around 160,000 students visit Canberra every year and participate in high-quality educational programs. Students come away with amazing memories and life-long impressions of Australia’s past and present. Here we detail our top 5 attractions, our favourite accommodation venues, what the PACER rebate is, and when is the…

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Discover Sydney

Full of immersive educational experiences and a vast array of activities, our Sydney programs are jam-packed with history, culture and adventure. Find out what students get up to in Australia’s most iconic city. Learn Powerhouse Museum Featuring an array of treasures and educational programs across decorative arts and design, science, technology, space, transport and social…

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To the snow we go!

Look no further than Mount Hotham for immersive educational experiences full of adventure! Featuring easy slopes for first-timers and more advanced terrain for seasoned snow-goers plus educational activities off the slopes, it’s no wonder teachers choose Mount Hotham as their Snowsports destination. Convenient accommodation Enjoy ski-in/out accommodation catering especially for students in the heart of…

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8 fun facts about Spain

Spain has a little bit of something for everyone! Roam the streets to see architectural masterpieces that have emerged over hundreds of thousands of years. Stop off along the way to share plates of traditional Tapas or Paella, watch Spaniards dance to the sounds of the Flamenco in the streets or see the in-depth artistic…

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