16Jan
By: Ian Wells On: January 16, 2020 In: Education Comments: 2

Australians have experienced some unprecedented challenges over the summer. We are helping in numerous ways, now and into the future. We’re offering incentives for young people to get into the bush to build their resilience, adaptability and other life skills in this changing world. Outward Bound Australia has never...

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28Jun
By: Ian Wells On: June 28, 2019 In: Education Comments: 0

Academics rave about the benefits of outdoor education: its ability to enhance student’s academic learning, fast-forward personal development and promote physical and emotional wellbeing, regardless of gender, ethnicity or socio-economic barriers. But despite the benefits, schools often find it difficult to introduce extra-curricular outdoor education. Why and what would...

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12Jan
By: OBA Webmaster On: January 12, 2019 In: Education Comments: 0

With over 30 years as a cherished client of Outward Bound, Perth College continue to bring out the best in their young women. The inspiring outdoor education program is designed to deliberately put the girls in a safe and supported position out of their comfort zone with a goal of...

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01Oct
By: OBA Webmaster On: October 1, 2018 In: Education, WA Comments: 0

Guest Blogger: Mark ‘Shrimpy’ Shrimpton Mark Shrimpton began his Outdoor Education career obtaining a Bachelor of Education in Outdoor / Physical Education) from Liverpool John Moore University, UK in 1982. Since then he has pursued a 36-year career working internationally as a school teacher and deputy principal; instructor/coach/adventure guide;...

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