Wednesday 22 May
Katherine regional visit
Katherine is the Territory’s fourth largest community, it’s roughly around 10,000 people with a rich and diverse culture and myriad of wildlife and landscapes in the heart of Jawoyn country. This trip will include a visit to Casuarina Street Primary School. There are still spaces available on this trip.
Gunbalanya Community visit
Gunbalanya School (Families as First Teachers to Year 12) is an Independent Public School in West Arnhem Land, 320 kilometres east of Darwin. It is accessible by road in the dry season through Kakadu National Park, and via air charter in the wet season. This is an opportunity to share a day in the life of Gunbalanya School staff and students, and engage with experienced remote educators at the Children and Families Centre, and Primary School and Secondary Campus. This trip is now full.
Jabiru Area School visit
Jabiru Area School is a Government school located in the town of Jabiru in the Kakadu National Park, 250km from Darwin. This trip will include a welcome to country by the schools’ Indigenous educators and students; student guided tours on country (Nourlangie); and a guided tour of the school showcasing the school’s Kakadu curriculum implementation. There are still spaces available on this trip.
All trips depart Darwin at 6am, returning after 7.30pm and include transport and lunch.