The submission of this form is a formal request for an excursion booking at Centennial Parklands on the date/s and time/s specified. Once we receive your form we will allocate your booking based off of our availability and will respond with a booking confirmation document.
A quote for your excursion will be sent to you with your Booking Confirmation. Teachers and assisting adults are free of charge.
For details on Excursion costs please see Plan Your Excursion
To allow us to invoice your school following your excursion, please complete the following.
The receiving of a booking confirmation document by email constitutes an agreement that your lesson/s are booked and confirmed and subject to our cancellation policy.
Please make a note of the contact details below in case you do not hear from us within a week.
Locked Bag 15
Phone: 02 9339 6645 (Phone is staffed Mon, Tue and Thu 9am - 12pm)
Mad About Maps is a hands-on geography program that presents the skills of navigation, introduces the concepts of BOLTS, map making and data collection in a way that is fun and full of movement. Takes place in The Ian Potter Children's Wild Play Garden.
The Ian Potter Children's Wild Play Garden will be closed for annual maintenance from 1-31 August and this excursion will be unavailable during this time.
This program is a hands-on geography skills and play based learning program that takes place in Centennial Park’s newest learning space, The Ian Potter Children’s WILD PLAY Garden.
Mad About Maps activities:
From big to small, mud mapping with a focus on BOLTS
Using paper maps to complete a wild play treasure/ scavenger hunt
Eco-art mapping activities reflecting on the variety of the WILD PLAY garden habitats, including banksia scrub, grassland meadows and bamboo forest.
GE2-1 examine features and characteristics of places and environments
GE2-2 describe the ways people, places and environments interact
GE2-4 acquire and communicate geographical information using geographical tools for inquiry.
The Education Access Pass Program covers all program and transport costs for schools with an FOEI higher than 125 and community organisations that work with groups in need.
Please contact us directly with the name of the program and your group size and we can help you organise a free program.
This programs is funded through the Legacy Fund of the Centennial Parklands Foundation.