ACCOMMODATION: Bush Capital Lodge, 191 Dryandra St, O'Connor ACT 2602 ACTIVITIES: The children will be participating in supervised activities such as guided tours of the Old and New Parliament Houses, National Dinosaur Museum, Electoral Education Centre, Questacon (full itinerary will be provided) COST: The cost for the three day camp is $330 this will be billed to you separately. TRANSPORT: The students will be travelling by coach to and from each venue. They will need to be dropped off to school by 6:45am on Monday and picked up from school at 4pm on Wednesday
SUPERVISION: Mr. G.Beckett, Mr. G. Rashidi, Mrs. C. Miceli will be supervising the children on the camp.
ESSENTIALS TO BRING: Pillow slip, single bed sheet set or sleeping bag (ALL room beds MUST have a SHEET placed on the mattress whether using a sleeping bag or not. Failure to do so will result in additional cleaning costs for the school.)PyjamasBath towel & toiletriesSunscreen/personal insect repellentHatComfortable covered shoes (e.g joggers)Shorts/board shortsLong pants/track pantsWet weather gearJacketWater bottleTorchAt least three changes of clothesA plastic bag for wet itemsA few sensible snacks - avoid large bags of lollies
VALUABLES: Please do not bring any valuables such as; mobile phones, electronic games, iPods, jewellery etc.
Students are required to pack lunch and a snack for the first day. The coach will stop at McDonald on the way to Canberra as well as on the way back home. Students may bring money to purchase breakfast on the first morning and lunch on the return trip.
The teachers will have phones to contact the school or parents if needed.
The students will also be asked to sign a camp agreement. It is vital that students respond to instructions from both camp and school staff to ensure their personal safety and well-being and to show respect for others. Please discuss this with your child as any serious breach of the agreement will not be tolerated.
Parents are requested NOT to ring the camp site during the children's stay.
If you need to get an urgent message to your child, please ring the school.
By completing the form below, you are giving your child permission to attend the camp. We kindly ask that you please complete the form by Friday the 1st of March. Kind regards and God bless,
Year 6 Teachers