Somers School Camp - Woorabinda Campus is a DET school, located in the LaTrobe Valley, 125 kms east of Melbourne in Victoria, Australia.
We has been in operation since 1973 and provide a five day residential education experience for students in State Government Schools, across Victoria.
Each 5 day program provides opportunities for 80-100 children (50 boys and 50 girls) from Years 4 and 5 (9-12 year olds) and 5 Visiting Teachers from a regional area, to participate in a program that blends a range of outdoor and environmental education activities, in a safe and secure learning environment.
Our 5 day educational adventure aims to develop a variety of skills designed to heighten each students awareness of self, others and the environment.
Working with qualified DET teaching staff in a focused outdoor adventure and environmental education program incorporating:
- Personal and Interpersonal development
- Persistence and resilience
- Reflection and perspective
- Respect and care for self, others and the environment
- Tolerance and inclusion
- Developing and strengthening a community