Kids on Country

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Kids on Country is a Youth Programs Initiative available to Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people aged 12–17.

This Nature Foundation SA program improves wellbeing and provides pathways to
education and employment that build on connection to nature and country. Please click here for a brochure.

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KIDS ON COUNTRY OFFERS:

  • An immersion program: Witchelina Nature Reserve Camp and Hiltaba Nature Reserve Camp
  • In school workshops
  • Conservation activities
  • Cultural activities
  • Social and emotional wellbeing workshops

KIDS ON COUNTRY DELIVERS A LEARNING EXPERIENCE THAT:

  • Links with Traditional Owners
  • Links with education providers and employers
  • Promotes pathways to STEM
  • Enhances identity and life skills
  • Is fun and innovative
  • Builds resilience and enhances identity and life skills

 ACTIVITIES:

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  • History, geology and ecology presentations
  • Cultural walks and Aboriginal education
  • Native plants and animals, bush medicine and bush tucker
  • Career talks
  • GPS navigation skills
  • Capacity building workshops focusing on strengths and wellbeing

CONTACT:
 

Katie Perry, Youth Programs Coordinator

08 8340 2880 |  0433 998 624

katie.perry@nfsa.org.au