Phoenix Support & Nature Play QLD present the Brisbane Bus Tour
The Gap park 'n' ride commuter carpark Park & Ride
1358 Waterworks Rd
Saturday 20th October, 8:30am - 4pm
$250 inc GST
Lunch and refreshments provided
We will visit:
Click to read more about each centre
What you will get:
- Visit a wide range of in service nature play areas and Bush Kindy sites out in the community.
- Open an honest Q&A sessions with service directors and leader educators about their journeys, including tips for overcoming barriers.
- Specialised workshops focusing on learning, development and schematic outdoor play, behaviour and risk management by Sandi Phoenix, Director of Phoenix Support and Anya Perkins, Education Coordinator and Forest School Leader, Nature Play QLD.
- Network with like-minded educators and develop a personalised action plan for your service.
- Receive a Nature Play Handbook and links to digital resources to support implementation at your service.
A Little More On Each Centre:
We are extremely excited to announce that as part of this Brisbane Bus Tour, we will be visiting the ever inspiring Everton Park Child Care and Development Centre. Here we will be meeting their wonderful Outdoor Educator and Forest School Leader, Jon Webb, and discovering how he and the team have developed the most outstanding, ever evolving and challenging on site outdoor environment and program.
As part of this upcoming Brisbane Bus Tour, we are very proud to be visiting C&K Arana Hills Community Kindergarten, where experienced educator and Forest School Leader Joanne Sorenson runs an established off-site bush kinder program. We will be exploring the necesary kit, policies and procedures involved, and discovering quick tips for engaging families and managing risk.
As part of our upcoming Brisbane Bus Tour, we are thrilled to be offering you the opportunity to visit Kurilpa Community Childcare Centre, who've made regular off-site Bush Kindy possible in the city.
As part of this upcoming Brisbane Bus Tour, we are very proud to be visiting our official 2017 Nature Play QLD Nature Play Education Awards winner, Chapel Hill Community Kindergarten.
On this tour we will discover how the team of inspirational educators have created an engaging and challenging on site nature play space, and the process involved in developing their established Bush Kinder program within their local community.