JOURNEY CAMP

overview

Our Outdoor Education Journey Programs are multi-day expeditions run in several different locations in Victoria.

Young people test their physical and emotional limits in the natural environment to develop confidence, resilience and teamwork skills.

The programmes are suitable for students in Years 7 – 12 of secondary school, with a tailored offering for young people from newly arrived/refugee backgrounds.

what’s included

All meals and activities are included within the heavily subsidised booking fee.

Activities

Our Outdoor Education Journey Programs are multi-day programs which are co-designed with each school specific to the year level of students attending.

They are led and coordinated by qualified outdoor education instructors to high safety standards.

Our Outdoor Education Journey Programs may include:

  • Hiking
  • Navigating skills
  • Environmental Education
  • Tent and camp building skills
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Education and involvement
  • Bush cooking
  • Bush craft

COST

$30 per day, which is inclusive of equipment, meals and activities. If the fees would cause financial difficulties for a family, we can reduce or waive them, just speak to the Malmsbury Camp Manager on 54734310.

Meals

Three main meals plus snacks are included in your booking. Campers enjoy cooking together in the outdoors using fresh, nutritious ingredients.

We can cater for all dietary requirements, including halal. Please ask our friendly staff when booking if you have any questions or special diets.

Equipment

Doxa provide the required safety equipment needed to partake in our Outdoor Education Journey’s, such as:

  • Tent
  • Thermals
  • Hiking pack
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Sleeping mat
  • Trangia Stove
  • Navigation equipment

Transport

Thanks to the generosity of V/Line, one of Doxa’s long standing corporate partners, schools are able to access free V/Line train travel as part of your camp stay with us.

Alternatively you can make your own transport arrangements to the venue at your own expense. We arrange all transport from our venue to the expedition sites.

Camperships

Our Campership Fund exists to support the families of children whose financial circumstance may preclude attendance. Our philosophy is that “no child will miss out due to financial hardship”.

Our bookings team are happy to have a confidential discussion and support applications for Doxa’s Campership Fund.

bookings & registration

All booking enquiries can be made by calling 03 5473 4310

Or by filling out the form below