Educational Tours In Queensland


Discover Queensland-Based Tour Inspiration To Inspire & Engage Your Students


Looking for dynamic, engaging touring options for students? Every day is a new adventure in Queensland. Home to extraordinary natural phenomena such as the World Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef, this area invites students to explore some of the most diverse and dramatic landscapes on Earth. Queensland offers a range of educational opportunities across all subject areas as well as incredible opportunities to engage meaningfully with Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander Histories and Cultures. 

Tours in Queensland

History through an Australian lens

Each tour program develops student knowledge of societies and their significance through interactions with primary and secondary source materials, expert-led immersive workshops and guided tours. Custom designed, our History tours can run for 3 to 7 days. All programs are designed to elaborate on the cross-curriculum priority of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures ensuring a seamless integration of multiple perspectives in student learning.

Inspiration for experiences available across Years 7-12:

Tour Highlights:

  • Engage in talks with local elders to deepen student understanding of knowledge systems, traditions and cultural practices of First Nation peoples
  • Discover cultural artefacts that shed light on First Nation society and law and consider how museums impart information
  • Participate in hands-on archeological digs developing knowledge of Roman society
  • Explore First Nation trading routes as they map to contemporary highway systems
  • Examine the social and economic impacts of Australia’s industrial transition
  • Collaborate in a Theatre-in-Education program analysing the personal, social and political impacts of WW1
  • Investigate Australia through its archeological artefacts, interrogating their relationships and chronological location in society
  • Understand Native Title legislation and the Stolen Generation, investigating structures that shape the status and rights of First Nation peoples

This program can be tailored to your individual needs. Please contact us for further information.

Language Immersions in SE Queensland

We can custom design one day, multi day and tour format language immersions for any langauge and learning level.

Examples below are for inspiration only. Contact us for more information or visit our main languages page here



Immerse yourself in the Land of the Rising Sun on this six-day tour that aims to provide students the opportunity to develop their Japanese language skills through a series of engaging, interactive cultural experiences. Australia’s rich history of engagement with Japan means that there are countless learning opportunities on offer right here in our own backyard. In addition to intensive language classes, the majority of the experiences on this tour are conducted in Japanese, allowing students to apply their skills in real-world contexts. Whether sampling delicate Japanese cuisine or practising your drawing skills in a manga workshop, there is no shortage of hands-on activities to enjoy. Ganbatte!

Highlights include:

  • Explore the history and ritual of tea ceremony
  • Discover why stroke order is important when practicing Japanese Calligraphy
  • Investigate ‘mottainai’ in a kintsugi workshop where broken pieces of pottery are repaired with a gold filling


Hola! Immerse yourself in one of the most widely spoken languages on the planet. While Spain is the natural choice for studying Spanish, Brisbane’s large Latin American community makes Queensland a great alternative. Increase students’ proficiency and fluency on a 4 day immersion in Brisbane. Students apply their language skills in real life contexts. with interactive experiences and tours conducted in Spanish. Whether its in a paella cooking class, conversing with El Salvadorans on the soccer field locals, or learning how to Flamenco with a leading Flamenco instructor, there is plenty for students to enjoy and improve their language skills.

Highlights include:

  • Take part in structured conversation classes to increase confidence in speaking.
  • Discover the background and history of Flamenco with a leading Flamenco dancer and instructor
  • Learn the secrets to making the perfect paella
  • Delve into Spanish film and discover a new world of cinema

This program can be tailored to your individual needs. Please contact us for further information.

Reef and Rainforest

Discover a world like no other. Australia is home to some of the world’s most biodiverse natural landscapes, harbouring an incredible array of life. Uncover the secrets behind our changing environment, and learn how nature is adapting. How can we stop the reef from bleaching? What are the repercussions of climate change? How is life adapting to this unprecedented change? Discover all of this and more in your STEM-based Reef and Rainforest tour.

Tour Highlights:


Discover one of the most biodiverse landscapes on the planet. Explore this incredible natural wonder and examine how the effects of climate change are taking their toll on the Reef.

  • Discover how bleaching has impacted the Reef and learn about what we can do moving forward
  • Learn how to identify different species of fish and coral, and how to conduct various surveying techniques
  • Conduct a survey, identifying optimal conditions for turtle survival


Step into a natural paradise as you explore the incredible diversities of Australia’s most picturesque rainforests. Australia’s plant diversity and structural complexities are some of the most elaborate on Earth.

    • Discover how scientists collect and identify insects for research purposes
    • Learn how to conduct a revegetation survey and explore the results to determine tree growth rates, survival rates and tree succession
    • Adapt to your surrounding environments and correctly identify specific plants used for food and medicine

This program can be tailored to your individual needs. Please contact us for further information.


Earth and Environmental Studies – Cape Hillsborough

Explore the essential nexus between the Earth’s internal energy sources and its transformations that produce lava, explosive volcanoes, hot gasses and associated releases of kinetic energy on a three-day tour to Cape Hillsborough. While it is not possible to witness actual volcanism on Australia’s mainland today, the raw power released in volcanic eruptions is extremely evident along the headland with the pyroclastic rock formations.  During this tour, discuss the origins of heat energy and all the energy transformations involved in volcanic events through time.

Tour Highlights:

  • Gain an introduction to Paleogene lava flows and pyroclastic rocks that feature in the rocky headlands around the area, now thought to be the first coastal location of Paleogene hot spot volcanism.
  • Discuss the processes that subduction and rifting put rocks through and how they are or are not related to Hot Spot volcanism
  • document igneous events that occurred concomitantly with plate motion and tectonism on the eastern seaboard of Australia in the relatively recent past.
  • Site visits to Rock platforms and cliff faces to examine outcrops, including measuring sections, photographing key elements, measuring grainsizes and documenting rock-rock relationships

This program can be tailored to your individual needs. Please contact us for further information.

Creative Arts

Arts | Brisbane / Gold Coast

Engage your students from across the Arts with a custom designed, highly immersive and experiential tour.  Our unique tour program facilitates the development of practical and theoretical skills by providing students with the opportunity to work with experienced professionals in their chosen subject/genre. From backstage tours to performances with the most prestigious musical academies in Australia or engaging with renowned creatives, students are encouraged to investigate the use of different art forms to develop and communicate their own creative expression.

Tour Highlights:

PA Students throwing gloves up in the air
  • Experiment with song compositions and discover a range of song writing and arranging techniques in a music production and composition workshop
  • Engage with some of the best instructors and choreographers in the industry and explore the fundamentals of movement and expression in different dynamic dance styles
  • What is stage presence? Learn how to bring a performance to life in a skill-based stage workshop
  • Explore Australian Indigenous culture through Dance, Music and Art with First Nations’ artists
  • Learn the principles of set and costume design and work to create a costume design pitch to present to a panel and peers
  • Go behind the scenes and gain a deeper understanding of stage management through the roles of lighting, sound and technical effects for production
  • Play alongside highly-renowned musicians and develop instrumental techniques in a musical masterclass
  • Develop practical skills and theoretical knowledge in drawing, printmaking, painting, photography and sculpting in a studio practical workshop

This program can be tailored to your individual needs. Please contact us for further information.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Innovation and Entrepreneurship – Brisbane

While young in comparison to the Sydney and Melbourne innovation scene, Brisbane is defining itself in the gaming, music and fashion start up scene. During this tour, encourage your students to take an innovation mindset and engage with the thought leaders, entrepreneurs and heads of business who are transforming the future of technology. Learn first-hand lessons from innovators in the start-up ecosystem and participate in group workshops that focus on developing leadership, emotional intelligence, and confidence.

Tour Highlights:

  • Meet and learn from inspiring leaders using technology to disrupt the market
  • Visit a start-up hub and learn how to pitch a product
  • Learn the ideation and thought cycle processes of Design Thinking in innovation development
  • Engage with Industry leaders to understand the business of Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Discuss the issues and develop strategies to access funding
  • Engage with Indigenous Australian entrepreneurs and innovators

This program can be tailored to your individual needs. Please contact us for further information.

Transdisciplinary | Melbourne, Ballarat, The Grampians & Lake Condah

Victoria offers significant opportunities to engage in reconciliation, respect and recognition of the world’s oldest continuous living culture. This curriculum linked educational travel program provides students with the opportunity to recognise the diversity of Indigenous groups within Victoria through experiences that facilitate a rich engagement across Indigenous scientific and environmental knowledge systems. This tour offers students avenues to explore Indigenous connections to land and people through art and storytelling. Offering opportunities to engage with multiple perspectives as students gain insight into the Indigenous experience of European colonisation and contemporary civic movements for change.

Tour Highlights:

  • Explore significant sites in Melbourne with an Indigenous guided tour of sacred trees along Birrarung Mar (Yarra River)
  • Engage with diverse Indigenous groups within Victoria and explore their individual engagement to, and experience of country as well as learning the custodial responsibilities of their land
  • Understand the engineering and environmental knowledge systems required to sustainably manage food and water ecosystems at Budj Bim
  • Gain insight into the structures that have led to the First Peoples Assembly of Victoria and the path to Treaty.
  • Camp in Bungil country (the Grampians) and explore a selection of the 140 rock art sites of significance, with hands-on learning in bush craft and traditional artefacts
  • Learn Indigenous fire management technologies and how these have shaped the Victorian landscape

This program can be tailored to your individual needs. Please contact us for further information.

Engaging sustainably in Victoria

Transdisciplinary | Melbourne, Yarra Valley, Phillip Island

Is your school passionate about sustainability and the future of the planet? This comprehensive Cross-Curriculum Priority and Geography Curriculum aligned tour program translates the UN Sustainable Development Goals into tangible activities to engage your students. Moving learning out of the classroom promotes a deeper engagement with the social, economic and environmental aspects of sustainability, connecting students with topics they are passionate about to the real-world applications.

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG):

Phillip Island

SDG1 No Poverty

Gain an insight into the drivers of poverty and homelessness in Victoria through storytelling and discussion, activating reflection and expanding understandings in social justice

SDG5 Gender equality

Participate in a gender equality workshop that analyses the effects of gender stereotypes and how it negatively impacts the development of an equitable society

SGD6 Clean water and Sanitation

Delve into the impacts of human induced environmental change on Melbourne’s fresh water supply through observation, investigation, data collection and analysis.         

SDG7 Affordable and Clean Energy & SDG13 Climate Action

Explore the connection between energy production and climate change and the political and social choices available to Victorian society. Students discover how electricity is generated, understand the impacts it has on climate change, and the important role renewable energy plays in Victoria’s future.

SDG9 Industry Innovation and Infrastructure

Discover future-forward innovations in technology that support sustainable business transitions.

SDG11 Sustainable Cities and Communities & SDG14 Life Below the water

Spend a night camping on Phillip Island and participate in hands-on workshops that actively promote sustainability. Students join conservation projects that can involve planting trees for habitat, collecting seed for propagation, or helping with weed removal.  Learn to identify native plant species and their vital interactions in the ecosystem. The second workshop explores rock platforms and discovers how diverse creatures survive in a constantly changing environment.

SDG12 Responsible Consumption and Production

Meet with leaders in the Circular Economy space, and talk about this approach as a key economic mechanism to create a more sustainable future

SDG15 Life on the Land

Delve into a full day program allowing for complete immersion in practical sustainable land practices. Get your hands dirty in the community garden and learn the skills to grow your own food. Participate in the latest sustainable building project. Gain an understanding of passive solar design and make your own creation from up-cycled materials and natural seasonal objects.

SDG17 Partnerships for the Goals

Collaborate in an highly interactive full-day simulation of the UN General Assembly during which student delegates step into the shoes of UN ambassadors from countries around the world to discuss contentious global issues – with the aim being to find the best possible solution through dialogue, negotiation and multilateral diplomacy.

This program can be tailored to your individual needs. Please contact us for further information.

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