Each year the opportunities available to students grow as new curriculum-based educational programs and student-focused facilities emerge. There are still dates available to travel to Canberra in 2017, so whether you’re a seasoned traveller or it’s your first time to the capital, here’s what we recommend your incorporate into your next tour…
An astronomical adventure at Mt Stromlo Observatory
Take your students on an outer space adventure at the Mt Stromlo Observatory. Here students can experience the stars and beyond during an incredible 2-hour astronomy program. The experience begins with a 3D astronomy movie followed by stargazing through the observatory’s outreach telescopes, and finishing up with a Q&A session with professional astronomers!
On-site coordinators, your helping hands
When schools travel to Canberra with us, they can count on an extra pair of hands during their stay. Exclusive to WorldStrides travellers, our on-site coordinators ensure all rooms are allocated and ready for your stay before they meet you upon your arrival. From there they’ll assist your group with checking in, direct students to their allocated rooms and confirm all meals match student dietary requirements. Our onsite coordinators are there to ensure your tour runs as smoothly as possible!
Student focused accommodation to suit your needs
Opening in April 2017, the Canberra Park Resort has been designed specifically to meet the needs of school groups travelling to the nation’s capital with:
- Close proximity to all of Canberra’s major attractions and landmarks
- Safe and secure, single level accommodation with private bathrooms
- Teacher rooms located in close proximity to students’ to assist with supervision
- Communal spaces in all accommodation buildings for educational activities and leisure
- Nutritious home-style meals in a community environment with hot and cold buffets available
- All linen, towels, toiletries and bedding provided
State-of-the-art accommodation at an affordable price to ensure the management and safety of your students.
Interested in learning more about what’s available to you in Canberra? Contact us today.