Careers in Outdoor Education

Keen to study to become an Outdoor Educator? There are over 34 undergraduate university courses in Australia. More details here.

Outdoor Education in your state

Connect with your local outdoor ed community. Take advantage of training, resources and all that’s happening in your state.

Latest Outdoor Education jobs

Looking for a full-time, part-time or casual job here in Australia or overseas? Apply away.

GET READY FOR NOEC2022

NOEC 2022 — BOOKINGS OPEN!

The Australian outdoor education community will finally come together at our National Outdoor Education Conference — NOEC 2022.

Once again we are grateful to be jointly hosting this event with Outdoors NSW & ACT.

Now, several years in the making, thanks to Covid-19 postponements, it’s set to be an event like no other.

The 2022 event will be held on 26 – 28 September 2022 in the Blue Mountain.

Further information with respect the program will be released when finalised. Meantime,  Accommodation and Bookings are now open.

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR INAUGURAL OEA AWARD WINNERS (2021)

  • OEA Practitioner of the Year Award – Helene de Lagillardaie (pic)
  • OEA Program of the Year Award – The Alice Sloan Expedition
  • Our five Service Award Recipients
  • Our seven Outdoor Educators inducted as OEA Fellows.

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Thanks W.E.!

Covid 19 Gear Cleaning

Advice from Wilderness Equipment on how to safely clean and disinfect outdoor gear during Covid-19.

Out Now! July 2021 Issue of JOEE

The July 2021 issue of JOEE features eight papers from Norway, Canada, United Kingdom, United States and Australia. Articles look at the Articles look at Natural/bush Kindergartens in Norway and Australia, Outdoor Ed programs for adolescent males, final expeditions and autonomy, and outdoor journeys and environmental stewardship. Plus there are two book reviews.

Here’s an overview. LINK.