“The desire for children to socialise, interact and feel like they are accepted and fit in with their peers is so strong. It is heartbreaking to watch them fail or too anxious to try. Providing children with the opportunity and support to learn and practice skills and strategies to socialise positively with peers and the … Continue reading A social playground!
The Port Macquarie December Catch-All Camp enjoyed the first of the Christmas party camps last weekend. The campers enjoyed kayaking and horse riding as well as all the camp games and a special Christmas dinner. We had three new campers join the ranks of campers and they fitted straight in to the camp celebration. All … Continue reading Christmas Party Camp A Hit
It was great to be out with all our Coffs Harbour campers again over the weekend. We missed the two campers who unfortunately couldn’t get through from Armidale due to the fires, see you at the December camp guys and stay safe. We had a nice mix of new and regular campers filling the bus … Continue reading Camp News – 10th Camp Achievement T-shirt Revealed
Hi All, Well it’s been an emotional roller coaster ride for us at the Aussie Kids Adventure Camp headquarters over the past 7days. We were lucky to escape the fire storm while trying to rescue belongings in vain from Ian’s property in the Hastings valley. Unfortunately his dwelling and infrastructure was all lost in … Continue reading Aussie Kids Adventure Camp Bush fires Update.
This year has been a big year for Aussie Kids Adventure Camps & yes I know it's only March. We have started our weekend ‘Catch-All’ Camps and we are operating out of three locations. This has a huge positive impact for a lot of families. I've also recently embarked on a research Masters degree and … Continue reading Proof is in the pudding… ok the research.
Join us for a road trip of a lifetime! Aussie Kids Adventure Camps are going on tour this January school holidays. We are so excited to be heading north to the Coffs coast and the Waterfall Way wilderness. The aptly named “Audacious Adventurer Camp” runs 21st – 24th January 2019. This camp makes an unforgettable … Continue reading January 2019 Holiday Camp
It's time for you and your family to regain some inner peace. It's past mid year and we have all been running this race called life. Waking up on these crisp mornings and jumping out of bed doesn't work for everyone, I understand. So today take some time for yourself, maybe a quiet cup of … Continue reading It’s Time.
I've recently decided to study for my Masters in Outdoor Education. It's a big jump with my already busy schedule of two children, camps, casework, tutoring and life in general, but I feel it will be worth it. As such I've been researching and reading as much as I can about Outdoor Education and the … Continue reading I’m going outside, who’s coming??
You’re never too old to go camping, but sorry Mums and Dads our camps are for KIDS ONLY. Other than our experienced and qualified staff, it’s all about the kids! Keep this bit quiet though. The kids will not only have a fantastic time they will also have responsibilities, learn to overcome barriers, be a … Continue reading NOT For Parents!
When I ask the kids what they liked best about camp, the most common answer is “Hot chocolate and roasted marshmallows around the campfire”. That’s kids for you I suppose, there is always a few, usually boys, who yell out “ The food”. We make a big effort to provide fulfilling and quality meals for … Continue reading Why Kids love Camp more than their devices.