Students from the Shoalhaven had the opportunity to get close and personal with Port Jacksons at Greenfields Beach Over the two days some 250 pupils from Vincentia High, Vincentia Public, Jervis Bay Primary and Sanctuary Point Public schools took part in Project Shark, a Taronga Zoo initiative designed to encourage […]

Shark Day

Students of Warilla HS extended academic Year 8 class known as CAP have reaffirmed their selection in a recent three day camp conducted through the Illawarra Environmental Education Centre. Coordinating teachers of the CAP class have taken on board advice from Warilla HSC graduates re the need for further instruction in […]

Warilla HS Year 8 CAP Program

Illawarra Sports High School Stage 6 Earth and Environmental Science students visited the Illawarra Environmental Education Centre to investigate introduced species at Killalea State Park. The target species for the students' research was Bitou Bush. Students are commended for their application and teamwork exhibited in their investigations which included practical […]

iMovie Captures Introduced Species

Smiths Hill HS Yr 11 Biology recently worked with the IEEC team for a fantastic day in and around Minnamurra River as part of their coursework investigating Local Ecosystems. Students used aerial photos to describe natural and built features of the landscape. Working as a team they identified and described […]

Smiths Hill HS Senior Biology

Year 11 Biology students were treated to a lesson on boomerang throwing by Laddy Timberey as part of their recent Biology excursion to the mangroves adjacent to the Lady Denman Museum. The students had worked in groups to identify key plant and animal species. This was then followed by investigations […]

Lady Denman Provides an Aboriginal Perspective