Excursion K-6

Mudgee Public School has a long history of using field trips and overnight excursions to enhance the quality of students’ learning experiences.

The excursion program is as follows on a year to year basis. Additional excursions usually occur for sporting and cultural groups. Throughout the years the school has taken their performing arts groups on a performance tour of other centres to showcase their talents in dance, band and singing.


Year Excursions


Term 1:

  • Red Hill Environmental Education centre. Teachers visit our school for a fun day of activities learning about Environmental Education.

Term 3:

  • Zoo Excursion On Friday 7th September Kindergarten will be visiting Dubbo Zoo. We will be leaving school at 7am and return by the bell. Permission notes have been sent home. Please see your child’s teacher if you need another. The cost of $40 includes zoo entry and transportation (bus).

Year One

Term 1, Curriculum: HSIE link to Transport Unit 

  • Colonial Inn Museum 

Term 2, Curriculum: HSIE link to Transport Unit 

  • Local Transport 

Term 3, Curriculum: HSIE link to Wet and Dry Environments Unit

  • Putta Bucca Wetlands

 Year Two

Term 1, Curriculum: HSIE link to Transport Unit 

  • Colonial Inn Museum 

Term 2, Curriculum: Science link to Push/Pull Unit

  • Red Hill Gulgong

Year Three


  • Day trip to Dunns Swamp

 Year Four

Term 3, Curriculum: HSIE link to Gold Unit

  • One night excursion to Hill End - gold

 Year Five

Myuna Bay Sport & Rec 17th -21st September 2018

In Week 9 Year 5 will travel to Myuna Bay for a week long Sport and Recreation Camp. This excursion will see the student’s participate in a number of different activities. These include, kayaking, canoeing, archery, bushwalking, high ropes, giant swing and rock climbing to name a few. A note went home last week with a guideline to help with payments. Please ensure you are making regular payments by the agreed time. Parents also need to remember to go online and fill out their child's medical form on the Sport and Recreation website. You will need the correct booking number (527303) to complete the form. All of this information was also on last week’s note. The Year 5 teachers are very excited for camp, as are the children. If you have any further questions about the Myuna Bay Excursion please contact your class teacher or Mrs O'Brien (Excursion coordinator).

Excursion Note:

 Year Six

Term 2, Curriculum: HSIE link to Government Unit

  • Three-night overnight excursion to Canberra and the Snowy Mountains.