School talks and trips

Parks community engagement officers can give nature-based talks at your school or join you for your next school trip to a park or reserve.

For nature-based talks, fill in a school activity request form (216.1 kb) and return it by email or mail to a community engagement officer near you. 

Find out about Be Crocwise crocodile safety talks.

An officer will contact you to discuss the details of your request.

Learning in parks

Your school group can use an NT park as an outdoor classroom for a day excursion or overnight camp.

All of the parks listed below have camping facilities for school and university groups.

Contact the ranger station at these parks for more information or to book a campsite:

Learning at Litchfield National Park

Teachers and students can get information about learning opportunities at Litchfield National Park near Darwin.

The Litchfield National Park education campground handbook (1.8 mb) gives teachers information about the environmental education camp at Litchfield National Park.

Learning at Nitmiluk National Park

Teachers and students can find learning opportunities at Nitmiluk National Park near Katherine.

Get information about the Nitmiluk National Park Ngangang (children) youth group area (379.5 kb) that can be used by schools, youth groups and other community organisations.

You can make bookings by contacting Nitmiluk Tours.

Excursion guides

You can use the following information to plan and guide your travels.

Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park

Excursion guide - Ormiston Gorge - Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park (3.0 mb)
Excursion guide - Ormiston Gorge - Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park (5.9 mb)

Excursion guide - Simpsons Gap - Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park (6.0 mb)
Excursion guide - Simpsons Gap - Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park  (5.4 mb)

Excursion guide - Simpsons Gap bike path - Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park (3.0 mb)
Excursion guide - Simpsons Gap bike path - Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park  (2.8 mb)

Trephina Gorge Nature Park

Excursion guide - Trephina Gorge Nature Park (4.9 mb)
Excursion guide - Trephina Gorge Nature Park (4.6 mb)

Watarrka National Park

Excursion guide - Watarrka National Park (1.7 mb)

Nitmiluk National Park

Excursion guide - Katherine Gorge - Nitmiluk National Park (4.8 mb)

Excursion guide - Leliyn / Edith Falls - Nitmiluk National Park (1.8 mb)

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Last updated: 27 June 2017