School Camps on Moreton Island
Why us? We offers a safe, eco friendly, unique location for your school camp or excursion and a REAL camping experience. We are family owned and operated and have lived on the Island for many years!
Let us show you a true school camp experience and come camping in comfort on a natural sand island wilderness, only 35kms from Brisbane across beautiful Moreton Bay.
Our unique location on a sand island wilderness,but still so close to Brisbane offers up nature based experiences that can’t be found anywhere else in Queensland or New South Whales and it's just across Moreton Bay. With kilometres of unspoilt beaches on Moreton Island and calm blue waters just steps from our camp venue, a school camp on Moreton Island with us can't be beaten and will never be forgotten.
Swim in the calm seas out front or one of the fresh water lakes, fish, see whales from Cape Moreton in season, see manta rays, dolphins, turtles, myriads of fish or be lucky enough to witness baby turtles hatching, have a real campfire, play beach sports right out the front of camp, go bush walking, go snorkeling, See Queensland's oldest lighthouse, walk past ruins on the beach from the World War 2, see Queenslands only whaling station, now a resort and experience the adventure of sand boarding, not to mention the amazing nutritional meals and snacks we provide.
Biology - Geography – Marine Studies - Environmental Science – History - Recreation
We provide outdoor education and recreational adventure camps in one of Queensland's amazing National Parks, on Moreton Island. Our school camps are an Eco Friendly tent setup and conducted in a natural bushland settings to provide students with an opportunity to be in the outdoors and connect with nature, all fully set up before your arrival we specialise in primary, secondary and tertiary school groups/ college and university groups of 10 to 120 people, larger groups up to 200 can be catered for by splitting the camp e.g mon-wed/wed-fri.
Our all inclusive packages include
○ Return ferry cruise across beautiful Moreton Bay
○ First class camping accommodation all set up with comfy stretcher beds
○ On island 4x4 transfers to and from camp along the beach
○ 4WD trip to explore Moreton Islands Desert and sand toboggan with all equipment
○ 4x4 Tours through the Moreton Island National Park to see the scenic, educational and adventure attractions, with a freshwater lake swim and marine life spotting and a wealth of knowledge about the island
○ Fully catered buffet style meals with snacks, drinks and whole fresh fruit always available
We also offer a self catering option, where we provide the kitchen, cookware, even the kitchen sink! or the option to use our set up camp as a stop over when hiking around the island.
Moreton Island offers something for every study subject. The diversity of Moreton Island provides what your school needs to accomplish its educational goals. From its sand island formation, rocky foreshores and headland, tidal mangrove wetlands, freshwater lakes, paperbark swamps, eucaplypt forests and wallum heathlands and constantly moving sand dunes, all make Moreton Island and ideal place for schools to learn. Not to mention the Tangalooma and Bulwer shipwrecks, perfect for snorkelling or even Scuba.
Our School Camps are also the place to help create future leaders, improve teamwork, trust, communication, be a great character builder and it's the perfect place for students to get to know each other and their teachers on a better level and build positive relationships.
School Camp Prices
Fully Catered all inclusive prices
3 Day Camps $205 per person
4 Day Camps $270 per person
5 Day Camps $315 per person
Day trips and overnight/2 day camps can also be arranged
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Self Catering with all tours and accommodation
3 Day camps $155 per person
4 Day camps $195 per person
5 Day camps $220 per person
All the above prices allow one supervisor per 10 students free of charge. Additional supervisors will be charged the same rate as students.
All prices include return fares on MiCat ferry, accommodation and 4WD Island excursions as per itinerary in our booklet up to and including Year 12 students. Prices subject to change - GST inclusive. Additional activities and adventures can be added to suit your requirements.
Weekend camps,day trips and overnight / 2 day camps can also be arranged for $155 per student all inclusive.
Browse through the website menu to see photos and more specific information about our facilities we offer for our Camps. Or contact us for more information or a to book.
We also have copies of Qld Department of Educations Risk Assessment criteria available for download on this website to help plan your school camp and we are more than happy to help.
We host schools from all over Queensland and New South Wales, so come and join us today!