Year 6 Canberra Camp 2023

Year 6 Canberra Camp 2023

Updates from the Year 6 Canberra Camp


Day 5 Update:

On the final day of activities the Year 6 students visited the National Capital Exhibition Centre, National Portrait Gallery / Questacon (a big highlight) and had an evening swim at the AIS.
The group is now looking forward to coming home after a great week exploring Canberra.

Day 4 Update:

Today both groups visited the Australian National Botanic Gardens throughout the morning. During the afternoon Group A visited the National Gallery of Australia, Mt Ainslie Lookout, and Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex while Group B visited National Zoo and Aquarium.
After an early dinner, both groups let off some energy at Zone 3 Laser for laser tag and video game fun.

Day 3 Update:

Year 6 visited Old Parliament House and learnt about democracy and the election process. They have also visited the Australian Mint exploring the history of Australian currency and how our coins are made. At Geoscience Australia students explored our ever changing planet.

Sportex at the Australian Institute of Sport was the final visit of an action packed day.

Day 2 Update:

Year 6 visited Parliament House and the Senate chambers.

Day 1 Update:

Year 6 arrived safe and sound in Canberra yesterday and enjoyed their afternoon at the National Zoo.

Please Note: High Res images will be uploaded when the teachers have access to Wi-Fi.

Year 6 Canberra Camp 2022

Year 6 Canberra Camp 2022

24th to 29th July

The annual Canberra Camp is an exciting opportunity for our Year 6 students to learn more about our nation’s capital, visiting places such as Parliament House, the Australian Institute of Sport, Museums, Gallery’s, and more. Here are some highlights from this year’s trip.

Photographer: Bruce Campbell