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Primary School Excursions

School Quote-"Just wanted to say a huge thank you for a fantastic day from our students. The students really benefited from your understanding and knowledge about all things sustainable (as did the teachers). Really enjoyed the variety of fun yet informative experiences the students had the opportunity to participate in " 


Day School Excursion Programs -  Primary  School Excursions 

Discover the world at The Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living, a 2hr School Excursion. Learn about sustainability, Chemical Free farming and recycling. Learn how to reduce your waste by worm farming/composting. Experience green energy, fossil fuels and visit MCSL’s chickens, pig and sheep. Let’s go on a scavenger or a bug hunt through MCSL’s vegetable gardens or make a paper pot and plant a seed to take home.


Vegetable Garden Scavenger Hunt  – Program includes learning about recycle, reduce and reuse for  School groups. The group will tour the Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living (MCSL) site learning about sustainability, gardening, reduce, and reuse. Let’s go on an interactive sustainable scavenger hunt through MCSL’s Vegetable garden, farm and Eco Buildings.  Is your special place sustainable? 

 

Sustainability and Animals - Program includes learning about recycle, reduce and reuse for  School groups. The group will tour the Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living (MCSL) site learning about sustainability, gardening, reduce, and reuse. Learn all about MCSL’s farm animals and what role they play in sustainability. Say hello to Lulu the pig, Bella the Sheep and Marco the Rooster

 

Bee + Other Pollinators Excursion- Program includes learning about recycling, reduce and reuse for School groups

The group will tour the Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living (MCSL) site learning about sustainability, gardening, reduce, and reuse. Say hello to Lulu the pig, Bella the Sheep and Marco the Rooster. Learn all about European Bees, their environment, why are they called pollinators, growing bee friendly plants, how to become good bee keeper in the garden. Learn all about Native Bees and Other pollinators, their environment, a pollinators bug hunt in the Garden, build an insect hotel from recycled material to take home


Food and Water - Program includes learning about recycle, reduce and reuse for  groups. The group will tour the Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living (MCSL) site learning about sustainability, gardening, reduce, and reuse. Learn about MCSL’s aquaponic system and how we use water and animals to grow food plants.

 

Compost & Mini Beasts- Program includes learning about recycle, reduce and reuse for  School groups. The group will tour the Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living (MCSL) site learning about sustainability, gardening, reduce, and reuse. Learn about Compost systems and mini beasts in our compost and how they reduce food waste.

 

Worms & Mini Beasts-Worms-Program includes learning about recycle, reduce and reuse for School groups. The group will tour the Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living (MCSL) site learning about sustainability, gardening, reduce, and reuse. Learn about worm farms and mini beasts in our worm farm and how they reduce food waste.

 

 Waste and Recycling- Program includes learning about recycle, reduce and reuse for 6-12yrs School groups. The group will tour the Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living (MCSL) site learning about sustainability, gardening, reduce, and reuse. Learn how to make a paper pot and plant a vegetable seedling/seed to take home.

Price: $250.00 per excursion up to 25 students. $10.00 per student thereafter


Full Day School Excursion Program-  Primary School Excursions 

Discover the Sustainable world at The Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living, a 4hr School Excursion.   

Full Day Excursions of nature and  learning about recycling, reducing and reusing for 6-12yrs. The group will tour the MCSL site learning about sustainability, gardening,  reduce, and reuse, our animals Lulu the Pig, Belle the Sheep and Marco the Rooster, plants, green energy, water and waste collecting.


Sustainable Living: Learn all about Sustainability and cool ways to Reuse, Reduce and Recycle. Learn about Composting, Worm Farming, Reducing Rubbish and making a newspaper pot with a seedling.


Power Sources: Learn all about Renewable and Non-Renewable Energy and how power is generated from the environment. Learn about Solar, Hydro-Electric, Wind energy and Fossil Fuels.

 

Special Requirements:

Enclosed footwear (NO THONGS OR SANDALS)
Appropriate clothing especially if cold or wet, and sunscreen and sunhat
Students will need to bring their morning tea and lunch.

 Price: $375.00 per excursion up to 25 students. $15.00 per student thereafter


Macarthur Centre for Sustainable Living