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Year 5 Camp Tallong

Radford College

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Year 5 students attend this Outdoor Education experience as part of the school’s holistic development program. This camp is designed to focus on core IB Attitudes of Independence, Respect, Curiosity, Commitment, Confidence, ​Cooperation, Empathy and Enthusiasm to name but a few! The focus on these Attitudes using challenging and engaging adven​turous activities in a wonderful bush environment, allows students to grow as individuals within a supportive team environment.

Year 5

Year Level

3 days

Trip Length

Camp Tallong

Location

Activities

Abseiling
Abseiling
Descending a rock face or a climbing tower, we love the views from the top and the courage we see as students aim for their personal best and encourage one another.
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!
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.
Cycling
Cycling
A favourite activity among our team, cycling along a windy track together or playing group games builds resilience and independence in young people.
High Ropes
High Ropes
Our high ropes course delivers an exciting challenge with students setting their own goals and developing confidence, determination and decision-making skills.
Initiatives
Initiatives
Our many initiatives can be large or small group activities on the land or water, encouraging social connection, negotiation, problem-solving and adaptability, all while having fun!
Low Ropes
Low Ropes
Low ropes is the perfect warm-up for the day, with fun obsticals promoting communication, teamwork, decision-making and coordination.

PARTICULARS

DATE

13th-15th March 2024

DEPARTURE TIME

7.45 am

RETURN TIME

2.30 pm

NOTES

  • Full water bottles
  • No nuts (nut free program)
  • All items inside your personal bag – loose items can get misplaced easily
  • Personal medications (with letter from parent regarding administration)
  • Small personal hand sanitiser
  • Leave your phone/ electronics at home
The Program

Resources

Gearing up
Clothing & Equipment checklist
The Food
FAQ
FAQ