At Arbury Park Outdoor School students, parents and teachers from all parts of South Australia come to live and learn together, in an active and exciting camp experience.
The school is a purpose built residential facility situated on 32 hectares near Bridgewater in the southern Mount Lofty Ranges, 23 km from Adelaide. It is a state-wide service of the Department for Education and commenced operation in 1976.
Students from both government and non-government schools experience outdoor learning in a residential setting for 3 to 5 days.
Smoking not permitted. Staff have experience in working with people with disabilities.
32 ha bush setting with open forest, near conservation park.
Catering Details: Both Full and Self Catering Available
Attractions Nearby: Mt George Conservation Park, Heyson Trail, Hahndorf Historic German Village, Cleland Wildlife Park, Warrawong Earth Sanctuary.
"...Camps have been shown to reduce anxiety, increase connection to school, increase connection to peers and increase efficacy, all strong markers of good mental health..."