Outdoor Education Australia together with co-hosts Outdoors NSW & ACT will host NOEC 2022  from Monday 26 to Wed 28 September 2022 inclusive.

The event will be held at the Fairmont Resort at Leura in the spectacular Blue Mountains, less than two hours from Sydney.

Prices start from $65 for pre-event conference workshop through to $880 for a full conference package including accommodation.

For further details and to book go HERE.

Keynote Speakers

Ky Furneaux
Author, Adventurer, Stunt Woman

Professor Pasi Sahlberg
Finnish educator, teacher, and author and currently at Southern Cross University as Professor of Education

Tom & Stephanie Potter
Tom is a Professor in the School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. Stephanie, is Tom’s daughter, also an Outdoor Educator

Conference Organisers

This event is being organised by Outdoors NSW & ACT.

If you have any queries about the NOEC 2021 One Day event or NOEC 2022, please get in touch with them.

Phone | 0407 411 566

Email | [email protected]

Conference Program for 2022


An outline for the three days can be found HERE.

Venue for 2022 Event

Fairmont Resort & Spa, 1 Sublime Point Road
2780 Leura, New South Wales

Organised By

The 2021 conference (formerly the 2020  and the 2021 conference) is being co-organised by Outdoors NSW & ACT — with thanks!

Enormous Gratitude to our Sponsors

To Wilderness Equipment, our Platinum supporter, and our conference partners, Playmeo, One Planet, Equipped Outdoors, Western Sydney University, Paddle & Portage Canoes, Paddy Pallin, Outdoors NSW & ACT, Risk Resolve, NSW Government, and Destination NSW, THANK YOU!

Thank you for your understanding of the circumstances and support of our event. We look forward to working with you to make the 2022 event unforgettable!


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