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COVID19 Announcement: CONFERENCE POSTPONED

See below for new dates & details. Still being jointly hosted by Outdoors NSW and held at the Fairmont Resort, Blue Mountains NSW.

NOEC 2020 to be NOEC 2021

The NOEC 2020 committee wishes to let you know that regretfully, we have made the difficult decision to postpone until 2021.

Re-scheduled dates are Wednesday September 29 to Friday October 1 2021 (with Post Conference Activities on Saturday 2 October 2021).

We will keep you informed over the coming weeks as we work through the planning and organisation associated with this postponement.

Best wishes as we all adapt to these challenging circumstances. We thank you for your understanding during this challenging time.

Kind regards,

THE NOEC ORGANISING COMMITTEE

MARK BRACKENREG
Vice President, Outdoors NSW

PROFESSOR TONIA GRAY
Chair Australian Tertiary Outdoor Education Network
School of Education Western Sydney University

LORI MODDE
Chief Executive Officer, Outdoors NSW

LIZ HORNE
Skills Engagement Specialist, SkillsIQ

CHRIS WALKER
Outdoor Education Teacher, St Joseph’s College

Join us in 2021!

ADD THE 2021 DATES TO YOUR CALENDAR

WED 29 SEPT – FRIDAY 30 1 OCT

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Hard to believe it’s June already! Here’s some reading for you on these cold winter days - the March 2020 issue of JOEE (Journal of Outdoor and Environmental Education.) Available online to all paid up members of our various state bodies.

The March issue features five papers from researchers around the world — Sweden, Scotland, the United States and Canada — looking at the long term benefits of Outdoor Education programs; and consciousness around Leave No Trace (LNT), amongst other topics. Additionally, there’s a response by an author to their book reviewed in a previous issue.
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Out Now! March. 2020 Issue of JOEE

The March 2020 issue of JOEE features five papers that cover a range of topics from: a retrospective study of students who attended a Mandatory Outdoor Ed program over a 50 year period, to a Leave No Trace study with Rock Climbers in Kentucky, USA, to learnings from US Summer Camps and much more.

Here’s an overview.