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Introducing an Outdoor Education Program to your School

 
June 28, 2019 12:46PM
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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 make it easier? From my conversations […]

Experiential Learning for your Graduate Program

 
May 17, 2019 3:54PM

Retain Your Best Graduates through Experiential Learning How can you, as a graduate employer, retain your brightest talent? This, according to PWC, is the $3.8 billion question. But the answer could b...

5 Outward Bound programs completed, a lifetime of adventure to be had!

 
May 08, 2019 3:36PM

With 5 Outward Bound adventures completed Jemi Huggett is building up quite a CV! Yet to turn 18, Jemi began her first Outward Bound adventure at age 14 and has since completed Navigator – Austr...

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Summit to Sea 2016

Day 1 It’s been a great start to Summit To Sea 2016! All participants arrived safely and were greeted with a cooler change in weather and ...

Learning New Life Skills

My Outward Bound Adventure By Edward Rooke To be honest, I had no clue about what to expect on the Outward Bound Australia‘s Navigator Cou...

Youth Development |Tolina on Outward Bound

Local Jindabyne girl, Tolina Davis, recently took part in Outward Bound, an outdoor education experience aimed at taking young people on a p...


South West Navigator 2015

Day 1 It was a  late afternoon arrival for the newly formed team so they got straight into getting their gear and learning the ins and outs...

Spring Snowy River Navigator 2015

Day 1 It’s taken a few days for this blog to arrive but our Spring Snowy River Navigator crew is well under away! After being collected fr...

Australian Alps Spring Navigator

Day  1 The Spring Australian Alps Navigator has commenced! All participants arrived safely from various parts of the eastern side of Austra...


Rainforest Navigator | September 2015

Day 1 The 2015 Spring Rainforest Navigator program has got under way in the beautiful Tweed Valley under the shadow of Wollumbin (Mt Warning...

Outdoor Ed

Outdoor Ed | Unforgettable Adventure Photo: John Griffiths. September 16, 2015 John Griffiths recounts his time spent completing Outward Bou...

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...

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