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In the Media

Ticker TV - 1st October 2021
 

Advocating for the Outdoors and helping the option of a career in the Outdoors be widely recognised. 

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National Outdoor Education Conference Postponed until September 2022
But Precursor on 29th Sept 2021!

Unfortunately, circumstances across Australia enforced NOEC 2021 to become NOEC 2022, although with a bonus. For all those who have purchased tickets prior to 25th July 2021, you will receive free access to the NOEC Precursor to be held online on 29th September 2021.

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National Outdoor Education Conference Back on the Agenda!
June 2021

If you are in the Outdoor Education sector or considering getting more involved in this sector, you can not miss this event! After a false start in 2020 and postponement was essential, the committee was committed to getting it on the agenda for 28 September 2021, here it is!

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Get Outdoors in the ACT
April 2021

This public relations campaign aims to educate people on the benefits of getting outdoors and showcases the amazing experiences to be had in Canberra and surrounds. Click here to see the media release.

Resumption of Camps in 2020

August 2020

School camps provide substantial benefit to all children that attend and whilst not fully realised at the time and place, research has shown that they increase social connection, skill development and resilience amongst our youth. Click image below to see the news segment.

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National Event Postponed
Blue Mountains Gazette - 11 Aug '21

 

"The future is still bright and the outdoors remains the safest

place to be for our community. What people in this industry

have known for years about the benefits of the outdoors

is now starting to filter through to communities as they experience it for themselves." Ms Modde said.

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Outdoor Education efforts Applauded!
July 2021

Several private schools are to be commended for their dedication to Outdoor Education, in working with NSW Health and also AIS to ensure their students gained the significant benefits of their Outdoor Education Programs. As many schools stop their activities, these schools have shown great leadership in providing COVID Safe environments. 

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Funds for Youth to get Outdoors!

April 2021

Outdoors NSW & ACT are one of the successful applicants of the Australian Government and NSW Government Bushfire Community Recovery and Resilience Fund which will get more youth into active recreation. Read more here.

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MasterClass arrives in the ACT
March 2021

Lori Modde was interviewed by ABC Canberra about the need to get Outdoors for your health and wellbeing. Discussing the upcoming MasterClass Lori emphasised the array of opportunities people now have in recreation and adventure activities on their doorstep that can add to a better quality life. 

Border Closures

February 2021

Border closures have significant impact on our families and travel arrangements but businesses also operate across borders and in particular the Outdoor industry relies on customers across borders, staff across borders and also the product we offer is often across borders.