School talks and trips

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

To request a booking, fill in a school activity request form (216.1 kb) and return it by email or mail to a community engagement officer near you.

An officer will contact you to discuss your request.

To book a free talk on crocodile safety go to the Be Crocwise learning materials and talks page.

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.

For more information or to book a campsite contact the ranger station at the park.

Learning at Litchfield National Park

School groups can use the environmental education camp at Litchfield National Park near Darwin.

Find out more in the Litchfield National Park education campground handbook (1.8 mb).

To check availability or make a booking call Parks & Wildlife on (08) 8976 0282.

Learning at Nitmiluk National Park

Schools, youth groups and other community organisations can use the Ngangang (children) youth group area in Nitmiluk National Park near Katherine.

Read more about the Nitmiluk National Park Ngangang (children) youth group area (379.5 kb)

To make a booking contact Nitmiluk Tours.

Excursion guides

Use these guides to plan your next school trip.

Darwin

Excursion guide - Casuarina Coastal Reserve (6.0 mb)
Excursion guide - Charles Darwin National Park (7.2 mb)

Elsey National Park

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: 26 March 2018