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Outdoor and environmental education centres (O&EECs)

Holloways Beach Environmental Education Centre
Tinaroo Environmental Education Centre
Daradgee Environmental Education Centre
Paluma Environmental Education Centre
Kinchant Outdoor Education Centre
Wanpa-rda Matilda Outback Education CentreNorth Keppel Island Environmental Education Centre
Camp Fairbairn Outdoor Education CentreBoyne Island Environmental Education Centre
Barambah Environmental Education Centre
Columboola Environmental Education Centre
Amaroo Environmental Education Centre
Bilai Environmental Education Centre
Sunday Creek Environmental Education Centre
Stanley River Environmental Education Centre
Bunyaville Environmental Education CentreNudgee Beach Environmental Education Centre
Brisbane Urban Environmental Education Centre
Brisbane Urban Environmental Education Centre
Moreton Bay Environmental Education Centre
Toohey Forest Environmental Education Centre
Jacobs Well Environmental Education Centre
Tallebudgera Outdoor Education School
Maroon Outdoor Education Centre
Numinbah Valley Environmental Education Centre

Outdoor and environmental education centres (O&EECs) promote, develop provide and deliver highly effective outdoor and environmental education programs for schools and the community, and provide professional development for teachers.

Education for a sustainable future and valuing biodiversity are key themes within O&EEC programs. All outdoor and environmental education programs are linked to the school curriculum, team building and leadership objectives. Strong links are fostered with local communities by providing information about environmental issues and serving as venues for community forums.

O&EECs offer environmental education programs in unique environments such as:

O&EECs also provide specialised learning strategies such as:

Some O&EECs provide activities that stimulate self-awareness and personal growth. These programs are designed to challenge students and teachers to extend their individual capabilities and develop team building and leadership skills through a spirit of cooperation.

Students are provided with opportunities to develop improved social, emotional, physical and intellectual skills by focusing on self-esteem and interpersonal interaction. Teachers can develop their skills and knowledge of cooperative planning and outdoor education.

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