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Eildon & Jungai

Haileybury College

The program consists of a combined residential community project and an expedition. The residential project will see students assisting Jungai’s Cultural Heritage Officer Auntie Aurora in revitalising Jungai’s nature trail, re-building traditional humpy shelter.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

During this 10 day program students will work on personal and interpersonal development, using Haileybury’s ACHIEVE framework to guide the facilitation. The program consists of a combined residential community project and an expedition. The residential project will see students assisting Jungai’s Cultural Heritage Officer Auntie Aurora in revitalising Jungai’s nature trail, re-building traditional humpy shelters, writing and installing signage at sites of significance and translating Taungurung words into English for future groups. The Expedition section will see students hiking, canoeing and navigating through the beautiful Eildon National Park for six days, practicing camping and navigation skills.

Pre-Senior Female

Year Level

9 days

Trip Length

Camp Jungai and the Lake Eildon National Park

Location

Activities

Bushwalking
Bushwalking
Be it a day's hike or a short walk to camp, bushwalking engages all our senses allowing us to explore nature and our place within it. And we always find something exciting along the way!
Camping
Camping
Camping out in tents is our speciality! We love telling stories around the campfire, looking up at the night sky and creating memories that will last a lifetime!
Cultural
Cultural
Encourage an understanding and appreciation for history and diversity by connecting students to a different way of life through storytelling, bushcraft and more.
Canoeing
Canoeing
Following the flow of the river, we love to explore the waterways on our canoes. Working as a team, using our muscles and problem-solving together to reach our base for the night.

PARTICULARS

DATE

06/09/2022 to 15/09/2022

DEPARTURE TIME (arrive 30mins prior)

Group 1 (Keysborough Campus): Depart 10:00am

Group 2 (City Campus): Depart 8:45am

RETURN TIME

Group 1 (Keysborough Campus): arrive back at 3:00pm

Group 2 (City Campus): arrive back at 4:00pm

NOTES

  • Bring a packed lunch for the first day
  • Full water bottles
  • No nuts
  • All items in your personal bag – loose items can get misplaced easily
  • Personal medications
  • Leave your phone at home
The Program

Resources

Gearing up
Clothing & Equipment checklist
The Food
FAQ
FAQ