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Bush skills for personal development, learning and wellbeing. 

The Australia bush is both fragile and harsh. Students are encouraged to respect and protect the natural environmental, while learning how to explore and enjoy it safely.

This program is an introduction to bush craft skills, with activities such as shelter building, finding drinking water, building safe campfires*, making damper and energy snacks, and delivering simple first aid. 

*Campfire activities are only provided in Terms 2 and 3. In Terms 1 and 4 an alternate activity will be provided.

This program is suitable for secondary education support students.

Bookings are essential and fees apply.

Please refer to the Kings Park Education Cancellation Policy before booking this program.

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Bush Survival Skills program Bush Survival Skills program

Tags: Year level: 7,8,9,10
Stream: Wellbeing
WA Curriculum links: Health and Physical Education,Humanities and Social Sciences,Science
Program type: School program
Maximum duration: 90 minutes

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