Excursions, incursions and camps general information
From time to time educational activities are organised to reinforce work undertaken at school. For these excursions etc., students are expected to meet the cost of transport and admission fees. No student is permitted to participate without the written consent of parents. Detailed information is forwarded home at appropriate times throughout the year.
School camping program
At Algester State School we have a camping program that begins in Year 4 and continues each year until year 6. The camping program is linked to the curriculum that is delivered in each year level and is designed to build on the skills acquired in the previous year.
Year 4 camp
In Year 4 the students participate in a 2 day camp in Term 3.
Year 5 camp
In Year 5 the students participate in a 3 day camp to Queensland Recreation Centre, Sunshine Coast - Currimundi. They participate in a number of outdoor activities such as: canoeing/ kayaking, alpine rescue, fencing, indoor rock climbing, team challenge, night activity (pirates and officers), archery, beach walk and circus skills.
Year 6 camp
In Year 6 the students participate in a 3 day camp to Tallebudgera Camp School at Tallebudgera. They participate in a number of outdoor activities such as: body surfing, kayaking and beach volleyball.