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Bush skills for kids.

The Australian bush is both fragile and harsh. Learn how to protect and respect the natural environment, while enjoying and exploring it safely. This introduction to bush skills explores activities such as shelter building, finding drinking water, making damper or energy snacks and delivering simple first aid.

*Campfire activities are only provided during Term 2 and 3 and are prohibited during fire season (October to April), when a total fire ban is issued and on days with an extreme fire danger rating or above. An alternate activity will be provided on these days.

'The students enjoyed the challenge of building shelters, pretending to be injured and making damper.' - Year 5/6 Teacher

Bookings are essential and fees apply.

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

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*Also suitable for secondary education support students

Child versus Wild program

Tags: Year level: 4,5,6
Stream: Wellbeing
WA Curriculum links: Health and Physical Education,Humanities and Social Sciences,Science
Program type: School program
Maximum duration: 1.5 hours

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