Special Events

Warrawi Yana Nura – Aboriginal Student Leadership 2018

Nominations are now closed for our 2018 Aboriginal Student Leadership Program. Check back in Term 4 for nomination forms and further information for 2019.

 

 

Writers in the Environment Camp

Nominations are now open for Writers in the Environment Camp 2018. Nominations for the 2018 intake close on Monday the 6th of August. Download the nomination form and information HERE.

Brewongle Environmental Education Centre, located at Sackville North, conducts a unique program titled ‘Writers in the Environment’ camp. Students participate in writing workshops conducted by guest authors / writers and teachers.

Camp Objectives:-

  • to engage talented and motivated students in workshops run by popular childrens’ authors
  • to enable experimentation with a variety of genres and enhancement of students’ writing skills e.g. characterisation, planning, setting the scene, writing a plot and different story endings
  • to immerse students within the beauty and serenity of the natural bush environment in order to stimulate inspiration to create new ideas

DSC_0014 (800x530)Students will have the opportunity to work with some of the following experienced literacy teachers and renowned children’s authors:-

Simon French (our writer in residence), Susanne Gervay
Jeni Mawter, Stephen Measday, Frances Watts, James Roy & Oliver Phommavanh
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Read about previous excursions via our blog and download the program with syllabus links and extra resources: