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Navigator – Success backed up by Research

May 07, 2018 4:05PM

Posted by Caroline Bowman and Michael Peoples Recently, 28 young people from a variety of backgrounds and geographical locations converged on Outward Bound Australia’s National Campus to take part in the Navigator 12-day adventure for 15 – 17 year-olds. Whilst they learnt about navigating through the wilderness, what these young people at the start of […]

Navigator – Australian Alps – April 2018

April 16, 2018 3:22PM

12 days 28 adventurers 4 instructors Let’s GO!! Welcome all to the Navigator – Australian Alps blog for these April holidays. We are super excited to have two teams of 14 young adventurers set to go on their 12 day challenge through the spectacular Namadgi National Park. Everyone is settling in and getting to know […]

Young Explorer – Australian Alps – April 2018

April 16, 2018 11:13AM

Adventure awaits!! It’s Day 1 and we have just met our brilliant team members. Everyone is excited to be here and take part in a fantastic week. Stay tuned as we try and get you the very best reports from the team on how they are going, what are their biggest successes and what adventures […]

Rainforest Navigator, Spring 2017 – Youth Development Program

September 20, 2017 4:25PM

Welcome to the Blog for our Spring Rainforest Navigator Program which is starting this weekend on Saturday 23 September from our beautiful Northern Rivers Base, just outside of Uki, NSW. Follow our 16 participants as they undertake a remarkable and challenging journey alongside our rivers, through national parks and heritage listed rainforest areas.  In these […]

One minute with Regional Operations Manager – Damon Croke

May 22, 2018 1:58PM

1. What got you into outdoor education? I started in Outdoor Education later in life. I was approaching my 30’s and looking for something with a bit more meaning than “working for the weekend”. Beginning at Outward Bound I originally thought it was more about activities but soon learned that Outdoor Education had a lot […]

Navigator – South West – April 2018

April 20, 2018 3:37PM

Welcome to the Navigator – South West blog for these April holidays. We have 12 days of adventure ahead through the stunning D’Entrecasteaux National Park with 7 amazing explores. Everyone is sett...

Summer Rainforest Young Explorer January 2018

December 14, 2017 9:14AM

Outward Bound Australia is very excited to welcome you to our Young Explorer Program – a unique Youth Expedition for participants aged between 12 and 14 years. On Program we have children from V...

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National Youth Science Forum

Day 1 The Admin staff arrived on day one extremely enthusiastic and excited to be back at Outward Bound Australia one year after their own N...

Scenic Rim to River 2015

Day 1 & 2  The Scenic Rim to River program got off to a great start with 13 participants arriving at Outward Bound Australia’s No...

Rainforest Navigator 2015

Day 1 And they’re off!! The 2015 Winter Rainforest Navigator has got off to a fantastic start. It was a hectic afternoon for the participa...

2015 Young Indigenous Leadership Summit

Outward Bound Australia invites you to follow the 2015 Young Indigenous Leadership Summit blog. This blog will provide an opportunity for yo...

2015 Smith Family Young Aspiring Leaders’ Summit

Outward Bound Australia is proud to welcome you to the 2015 Smith Family Young Aspiring Leaders’ Summit blog! This blog will provide an op...

2015 Third Link Young Aspiring Leaders’ Summit

Welcome parents, teachers, participants and community members to the 2015 Third Link Young Aspiring Leaders’ Summit blog! Outward Bound Au...