Welcome to the home of Outdoor Ed in Queensland

About OEAQ

The Outdoor Educators Association of Queensland (OEAQ) was established in 1981 to represent the interests of individuals and organisations involved in Outdoor Education and to encourage and lead the development of professional practice in Outdoor Education in Queensland.

OEAQ is an independent, non-government, not-for-profit association incorporated in Queensland. While retaining its independence, OEAQ is a member of Outdoor Education Australia, a national network of outdoor education associations. OEAQ is also a member of the Joint Council of Queensland Teacher Associations and the Queensland Outdoor Recreation Federation (QORF).

Get to know your OEAQ

Find out how OEAQ supports the outdoor ed community in Queensland and the benefits of being a member. Connect with your local outdoor ed community. Take advantage of training, resources and all that’s happening in your state.

Jobs Going in the Sunshine State

Enjoy sunshine, mild weather and great challenges and learning opportunities. Check out our Hub Job page to see if there’s any casual or permanent jobs going in Queensland.

Upcoming Queensland Events

OEAQ is hosting a professional learning event in conjunction with Adventure Alternatives. This is an open invitation to all Outdoor Educators, Managers, Leadership Teams, Business Owners and Organisations whom work within the Outdoor Education field to share our learning from a high ropes incident which occurred at the Adventure Alternatives Woodford centre in 2018.

This is a day of open sharing with an aim to assist the larger outdoor community to learn and grow collectively when an incident occurs in the field.

When: Friday April 26th 9am – 12pm

Venue: Adventure Alternatives, Woodford

Tickets Here

For other events in Queensland and around Australia that might be of interest to your professional development be sure to visit our Event pages.