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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Trees on Farms - teaching students about the benefits of agroforestry

18 November 2021
Check out the engaging new "Sustainable Solutions on Farms" primary school Level 5/6 resources and recorded Virtual Classrom by the PIEFA Kids to Farms project, focusing on teaching children about the many productivity and environmental benefits associated with growing and managing trees on farms... VIEW

Learning Online with ForestLearning

27 July 2021
  Are you teaching online? We've rounded up the best of our online resources for your learning@home classrooms! NEW RESOURCES FOR ONLINE LEARNING - PRIMARY SCHOOL TOOLS FOR THE CLASSROOM WITH GEORGE THE FARMER! NEW NEW NEW PRIMARY EDUCATORS TOOLKITS - GREAT FOR HOME ... VIEW

ForestLearning Teacher packs

29 March 2021
Do you need inspiration, fast ideas and resources for your class and free handouts for your students? Order your free teacher pack by going to: and start seeing the wood for the trees. Since the ForestLearning teacher pack initiative commenced... VIEW

ForestLearning Teacher Tours for VET and Careers Coordinators - Leschenault Timber Industry Club, Bunbury, WA

25 March 2021
By Greg Meachem, Leschenault Timber Industry Club During October and November 2020 the Leschenault Timber Industry Club, in conjunction with the Forest Industries Federation (FIFWA) and School of Isolated & Distance Education (SIDE) hosted 46 Vocational Education and Training career advisors... VIEW

Forester Time links Classrooms with Foresters around the country

02 December 2020
Forster Gavin Livingston UAV operator Sarah Maddison More than 1700 primary and secondary students from every state and territory in Australia registered to be a part of ForestLearning and PIEFA's live and online Forester Time 2020 webinars for National Ag Day. Forester ... VIEW