News & Events

News and Events

Check out what's happening in forest and wood products and with ForestLearning with the latest news from the industry below.

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ForestLearning conference field tours and workshops 2018

19 February 2018
Come and join ForestLearning at the following teacher conference events happening around the country through the year. This list will be updated regularly with notifications of upcoming events being posted to the ForestLearning Facebook page - Like our page and g... VIEW

New Gippsland intiative to link forestry education and careers

19 February 2018
A Gippsland initiative to link forestry education and career opportunities OverviewThe Australian forest industry is a dynamic and sustainable provider of regional employment, economic activity and essential products based on a renewable resource that sequesters carbon. The forest industry compr... VIEW

National Ag Teachers tree-mendous Agroforestry tours

19 February 2018
More than 110 agriculture teachers from every state and territory attended the National Agricultural Teachers conference in Launceston, Tasmania January 7- 11.  ForestLearning launched their new Agroforestry: trees at work on the farm teaching and learning resuorces at two workshops in conju... VIEW

A whole school teaching faculty take to the forest

12 February 2018
A recent ForestLearning day, facilitated and funded by the Leschenault Timber Industry Club, gave all teachers Prep-year 6 from Cooinda Primary School in Bunbury WA, the opportunity to connect with the forest and associated supply chains as a context for learning, and understand timber’s importan... VIEW

Tinboon School TAP's On to forestry and agriculture

04 December 2017
  On 16 November 2017, students from Timboon P-12 school in Victoria celebrated their annual curriculum expo-TAP's On! that showcased their whole of school curriculum approach to maths, science, agriculture studies and learning in general.  Students rotated through a s... VIEW