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International Women’s Day March 8, 2017

In celebration of International Women's Day, we celebrate and recognise the adventurous and brave women in our lives. Caroline Paul's recent TED Talk speaks of bravery and courage and the need to practice both.

March 8th, 2017|Categories: Education|

ACA National Conference Call for Presenters  

February 21st, 2017|Categories: Conference|

Outdoor and Environmental Educator Workshop Opportunities announced

The Centennial Parklands Nature Pedagogy professional development programs for 2017 have now been finalised and bookings and enquiries can now be made. There are combination of long and short courses available, including an exciting annual program in partnership with Network [...]

February 20th, 2017|Categories: Education, Environmental Education, Outdoors NSW|

ACARA: Curriculum Connections to Outdoor Learning

We have some great news to share that will benefit all! The Outdoor learning curriculum connection has now been published on the Australian Curriculum resource portal. Outdoor learning includes learning in the outdoors (Foundation – Year 6) and [...]

February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Education, Outdoors NSW|

President’s Welcome Letter

Dear members and supporters of Outdoors NSW (formerly the Outdoor Recreation Industry Council). Our Annual General Meeting was held on Sunday 23rd October 2016 at the inaugural Practitioners Conference in the Southern Highlands of NSW […]

December 1st, 2016|Categories: Outdoors NSW|Tags: , |

New Outdoors NSW is advancing outdoor experiences

The outdoors community of New South Wales now has a new home, a new name, a new look  and expanded scope with the launch of Outdoors NSW : […]

October 22nd, 2016|Categories: Outdoors NSW|Tags: , , , , |

2 hours outdoors daily will combat rising myopia in kids

Outdoors NSW is urging all Australian parents to ensure their kids spend at least 2 hours outside in daylight each day to ward off myopia – a growing health crisis. […]

September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Outdoors NSW|Tags: , , |