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Yarra Valley Grammar LINK@9 Step Up Step Out: Hiking and Surfing

Yarra Valley Grammar

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

This latest addition to the suite of Year 9 camps will take the students to the stunning Wilsons Prom National Park. Here the students will be given the opportunity to learn to surf and stand-up paddle-board, then head out on an overnight hike. Students will be placed in groups of no more than 12 students per group. Each group will be accompanied by a Yarra Valley Grammar School staff member and an OEG staff member for the entire Camp. Students will camp at Tidal River for three nights and one night at Oberon Bay, they will sleep in tents every night and have an opportunity to cook meals for the group.

Year 9

Year Level

5 Days

Trip Length

Wilsons Prom

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!
Marine Discovery
Marine Discovery
Looking at a peaceful pond is nice but we'd rather learn about the ecosystems thriving in it. We may also get out hands a little dirty but we think that's the best way to learn!
Surfing
Surfing
First we try our skills on the sand, then we take our boards to the shallows and test our balance, determination and courage!

PARTICULARS

DATE

14/11/2022 to 18/11/2022

DEPARTURE TIME

9.00 am

RETURN TIME

5.00 pm

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