Nature Kindergarten Project News

As with many projects the world over, 2020’s COVID crisis changed much in the Nature Kindergarten space. Early childhood services who were moving ahead with exciting plans for the future found themselves having to work out how to teach very young children remotely...

Last Online Chat for the Year

Save this date: Thursday December 10, 4:00-5:00 pm Bring a cuppa (or beverage of choice 😉 and join friends and colleagues for the last online catch up for the year with Andrew & Luke from Outdoors Victoria. We’ll share with you what we know and what we are...

Cleaning and Maintenance Guides for Outdoor Sector

Our friends at ONE PLANET developed some important guidelines for understanding best practices to maintaining outdoor equipment in 2020. In 2020, equipment hygiene has become an essential part of risk management for schools and institutions where gear and equipment...
OV Online Chat

OV Online Chat

NEXT ONLINE CHAT  REGISTER HERE   We have the video of the chat available here  Tuesday 24th Nov @ 10.30 am Chat with Andrew Knight and Luke Parker from Outdoors Victoria A chance to talk – to get together with others from the outdoors. We’ll share with...

COVID-19 Operational Costs Survey

The Australian Camps Association is gathering information on costs incurred by our sector relating to preparing for, and managing, operational changes brought on by COVID-19. There is the potential for this information to be used to support future funding requests on...

Next Online Morning Tea with OV

The next ZOOM morning tea with Andrew and Luke is this Thursday, Oct 29, 2020 10:30 AM Canberra, Syd, Melbourne time A chance to talk – to get together with others from the outdoors. We’ll share with you what we know and what we are doing – and you...

Latest Easing of Restrictions in Victoria

METROPOLITAN MELBOURNE Metropolitan Melbourne moves to Third Step restrictions from 11:59pm on 27 October. This means: There are no restrictions on the reasons to leave home.  If you live in metropolitan Melbourne you can still only travel 25kms. If you can’t work...

Job Opportunities at Beaconhills College 2021

Beaconhills College are currently seeking the following roles to join their Beacon Explorers Team in 2021: Beacon Explorers Group Leader This is a full time, ongoing position commencing 8 February 2021. This position is a Multi Campus position. Beacon Explorers Group...
CovidSafe Plan Guidelines for Outdoor Sector

CovidSafe Plan Guidelines for Outdoor Sector

By now most of us will be familiar with the Victorian Government’s ‘roadmaps for reopening’ for how we live and work in both metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria. The roadmap guidelines provide long-term plans for our path out of restrictions...