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Thanks to our Partners...

The organisers of the National Outdoor Education Conference wish to acknowledge the support of its partners to ensure this event is brought to the industry in 2022.

As Outdoor leaders, educators and advocates we understand the importance of connecting to inspire innovation, learning, and connection amongst the outdoor sectors. NOEC is an opportunity not to be missed as we reconnect after so much learning from COVID-19, Bushfires, and Floods in recent months and refocus our energy on improving our industry and outcomes. 


Platinum Partner

Wilderness Equipment (WE) have been a leading supplier to the outdoor education sector for most of their 43-year history.

Visit Wilderness Equipment at the Exhibition Space at NOEC 2022.


OUTDOORS NSW & ACT is the peak body for Outdoor Recreation, Outdoor Education, Adventure Tourism & Outdoor Therapy. Supporting all outdoor activities that provide health and wellbeing outcomes for communities.

Gold Supporters
Department Industry, Science, Energy & Resources

Meet in Regional NSW - NSW Government

Office of Sport NSW

Silver Partners


playmeo creates simple, yet powerful training workshops & resources that help people connect. playmeo is a proud supporter of NOEC and the outdoor education industry.

From its early days the company has concentrated on supplying bushwalkers, trekkers and travellers with the highest quality and most advanced products, not only from the Pallin clothing and Paddy Pallin equipment labels, but also by sourcing a broad range of equipment from some of the world's leading manufacturers.

At ONE PLANET they’ve been making outdoor gear for more than 40 years, continually improving their products. They prioritise their social and environmental responsibilities at every stage: design and testing, manufacturing, and product life cycle.

The single multi-campus WESTERN SYDNEY UNIVERSITY has six campuses: Bankstown, Blacktown, Campbelltown, Hawkesbury, Parramatta, and Penrith. Western Sydney University offers a range of study options within the arts and humanities, social sciences, cultural studies, computing, and entrepreneurial business and management.  

AIB is a leading provider of insurance and risk services. It is part of the Aon Group, which is a global leader in the design and provision of insurance, reinsurance, risk and employee benefit services. AIB, as an authorised representative of Aon Risk Services Australia Limited ABN 17 000 434 720 (Aon), is authorised by agreement with Aon to deal in and provide advice on general insurance products.


RISK RESOLVE completely gets that risk and safety work can be complex. That it can sometimes seem never-ending.  In fact, that’s why they do what they do. They dance in the space between research and practice and combine contemporary risk and safety thinking with practical and implementable solutions that support increased safety outcomes.

You have found the Australian home of Wenonah Canoes, Current Designs Kayaks, Silverbirch Canoes, and Tootega Kayaks. This is the place for ultra-light and performance canoeing and for premium-quality recreational and touring kayaks. Check out the product range and get in contact or see them at NOEC 2022.

Equipped is not a shop, but rather a supplier to industry and outdoors groups; meeting the requirements of everything from clothing and footwear to safety and rescue equipment. We supply Group/Centre orders and Government tenders and cater to everyone from school outdoors groups with specific uniform needs, up to Services personnel with specialised requirements. Staff are experienced outdoors professionals are happy to talk through your groups’ needs and recommend solutions that will fit your requirements and budget.

Outward Bound Australia is an independent, not-for-profit outdoor education organisation that exists to inspire Australians of all ages and circumstances. Preparing them with the strength of character and determination they need to thrive in the classroom, in the workplace, in the family and in the world.


PrezentBox is for parents who are tired of receiving gifts their kids don’t need. Its an online gifting platform that enables family & friends to contribute funds that go toward your child’s sport, creative, or educational activity fees.

PrezentBox is FREE for families & gift givers to use.

Managed by the Office of the Children's Guardian, the Child Safe Scheme requires certain child-related organisations in NSW to implement the Child Safe Standards recommended by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.


SkillsIQ Ltd is a not-for-profit, independent Skills Service Organisation supporting a range of Industry Reference Committees (IRCs) to undertake training product development that ensures skills meet future industry needs. Supporting 19 Industry Reference Committees (IRCs) representing some 90 diverse service-related and ‘people-facing’ industry sectors. The IRCs are collectively responsible for overseeing the development and review of ten training packages serving the skills needs of sectors comprising almost 50 per cent of the Australian workforce.

Strategic Sponsor

Destination NSW is a Strategic Sponsor of the National Outdoor Education Conference. Their role is to market Sydney and NSW as one of the world’s premier tourism and major events destinations; to secure major sporting and cultural events; to work in partnership with Business Events Sydney to win major international conventions and incentive travel reward programs; to develop and deliver initiatives that will drive visitor growth throughout the State, and to achieve the NSW Government’s goal of tripling expenditure within the State’s visitor economy by 2030. 

La TROBE University offers degrees in Outdoor Education. Explore the relationship between humans and the natural world through outdoor experiences. Become an outdoor education expert with skills in outdoor leadership, safety management, natural and cultural history, environmental interpretation and sustainability.

Thank you to our supporters to make this event FINALLY go ahead

As Australia’s largest outdoor education provider, we guide students through dynamic learning environments while developing their social, emotional and physical well-being.


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