12 December 2018

National Quality Framework: Kindergarten excursions – ‘bush kindy’

This factsheet for approved providers details how to develop a quality educational program for children that includes outdoor activities such as exploring natural environments, which are beneficial to children and contribute to improving children’s learning, health and wellbeing. It provides information on how to plan and conduct these activities as well as what to consider and legislative requirements for services. Details include selecting the site for the excursion, risk assessment, authorisations for excursions, the delivery and collection of children and educator-child ratio.