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Gibberagong Environmental Education Centre

Gibberagong Environmental Education Centre

Wonder, Engage, Inspire

Telephone02 9457 8245

Emailgibberagon-e.school@det.nsw.edu.au

About our school

About our School

Gibberagong Environmental Education Centre is a NSW Department of Education School located at Bobbin Head within the picturesque Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park.

It is staffed by a Principal, a school admininstation manager and primary and secondary teachers who are highly specialised in all key learning areas, in particularly science, geography and history as well the cross-curriculum priorities Sustainability and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures. Meet our staff here.

We offer school excursions, incursions, overnight programs and resources for learning from home. We also offer teacher professional development and lead the Hornsby/Ku-ring-gai Network for Environment and Sustainability Teachers (NEST).

Gibberagong EEC aims to inspire young people to experience and connect with the natural world and encourage the development of positive behaviour change. We offer a variety of high-quality field work and environmental and sustainability education programs for primary school students K-6 and secondary students 7-12.

Our programs are delivered across four locations in northern Sydney or can be tailored to programs within and around your school. Refer to our incursions programsOvernight programs for students are also offered at various sites, including dorm style accommodation at the Gibberagong Environmental Education Centre and camping available at the magnificent Muogamarra Nature Reserve and The Basin locations.

The centre also delivers professional learning opportunities for teaching staff both at the centre and within schools or schools can book the Gibberagong facility for their own Staff Development Days. We also coordinate the Network for Environment and Sustainability Teachers - Hornsby/Ku-ring-gai.