Outdoors Victoria Conference

Outdoors Victoria Conference

The Outdoors Victoria (OV) Conference is the largest annual outdoors sector conference in Australia.

The Conference provides professional learning opportunities for outdoor educators and teachers from preschool to tertiary level; We also offer a dedicated industry content for camp operators and outdoor adventure activity providers, as well as content covering mental health and wellbeing , nature and environment & Diversity and Inclusion.

Event Details 2022

In 2022 we included a dedicated industry content stream for camp operators and outdoor adventure activity providers, a mental health and wellbeing stream and a nature and environment focussed stream.

Opening & Welcome  | 8:00am- 10:00am 

08:00am – 09:00am |  Registration Open | Ground foyer of the Lilydale Lakeside Conference Centre 

09:00am – 9:30am | Welcome to Country | Outside

9:30am – 10:00am | Opening | Auditorium


Keynote

10:00am – 11:00am | Keynote speaker, Libbi Gorr |  Auditorium


Session 1

11.30 am- 12.20pm  | 50 mins

Resources and Strategies for Working With Children (and their families) in the Outdoors – Rose Major & Luke Parker- Outdoors Victoria | Education & Outdoor Learning

Wild Pedagogies and the idea of nature as co-teacher | Marcus Morse- La Trobe University | Education & Outdoor Learning

Protecting our natural environment while we enjoy the great outdoors | Kate Gaven- Office of the Chief Conservation Regulator | Nature & Climate

Wild Pedagogies and the idea of nature as co-teacher | Marcus Morse- La Trobe University | Education & Outdoor Learning

Conference Exhibitors

The Outdoors Victoria conference brings together industry stakeholders from across Victoria, showcasing their offerings in our Exhibition hall, giving you access to some of the best resources available from the following groups:

Our Partners