School Camps and Excursions Update

School Camps and Excursions Update

We’ve received word from DET today with a few specifics related to the current lockdown throughout Victoria: School camps and excursions cannot take place at this time The exception are camps that commenced prior to 11.59pm on Thursday 27 May, 2021. These can...

Covid-19 restrictions for Melbourne update

Metropolitan Melbourne moves to revised COVIDSafe Settings on 6:00pm Tuesday 25 May 2021 Some new restrictions have been put in place due to an outbreak of COVID-19 in Melbourne. We’re happy to advise that camps and excursions can still continue to take place,...

School Camps are back!!

Great news just out now. School camps can go are back. The Victorian Government has today announced that the circuit breaker actions that came into effect last week, will  end tonight at 11.59pm on Wednesday 17 February. The DET has announced that all Victorian...

Cleaning and Maintenance Guides for Outdoor Sector

Our friends at ONE PLANET developed some important guidelines for understanding best practices to maintaining outdoor equipment in 2020. In 2020, equipment hygiene has become an essential part of risk management for schools and institutions where gear and equipment...

COVID-19 Operational Costs Survey

The Australian Camps Association is gathering information on costs incurred by our sector relating to preparing for, and managing, operational changes brought on by COVID-19. There is the potential for this information to be used to support future funding requests on...