Top Tips for Planning School Camps

20 Feb, 2019

Perhaps you have inherited the task of ‘running the school camp’, or perhaps you have been in the school camp coordinator role for some time and are now looking to improve on previous experiences.The first question you should consider is ‘how can my students or group get the best value from their time away from school’? The next step is to define what it is the school wants to achieve from your school camp...

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Top 10 Tips for Encouraging Good Behaviour on School Camp

20 Feb, 2019

Blame it on the fresh air, a hectic schedule or lack of sleep, but school camps are notorious for making even the quietest and most easy going of students push the behavioural boundaries. Read these top 10 tips for reigning in difficult behaviour and keeping school camps safe and enjoyable for all.

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The Benefits of School Excursions for Students

20 Feb, 2019

Great school excursions take planning and effort but the rewards can be huge for both students and teachers and something students will remember for a long time.

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4 simple tricks to get kids to want to put down their devices

20 Feb, 2019

It’s easy to hand your child your phone and have them pass some time while you get some more shut-eye, or switch on the TV so you can prepare their dinner, but getting your kids active outdoors can keep them just as amused while offering many benefits - and it’s not as difficult as it can seem!

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Apex Camps celebrates 35 years of supporting Sunshine Coast youth

30 Oct, 2018

Thirty-five years ago, the camp and recreation centre, then known as Apex Suncoast Children's Camp, first set out on its mission to achieve one primary purpose: ‘to help disadvantaged children of any kind, physically, mentally, financially or geographically’. Thirty-five years later and that legacy continues...

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Why Guest Presenters Enhance Your Camp Learning Experience

16 Sep, 2016

Why Guest Presenters Enhance Your Camp Experience? If your organising a school camp and want a new way to cut through to your students, here are our six tips for finding a fantastic guest speaker on a budget.

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