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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Early years forestry encounter

30 November 2017
Students from Years 1 and 2 at Tumut Public School were visited by Forestry Corporation staff who spoke to them as part of their learning about climate, weather, and the environment last month.   Future Foresters!  Trying a career in forestry on for size, two students from T... VIEW

Exploring Career Pathways with the Forest Education Foundation

30 November 2017
On 22 November 2017, the Forest Education Foundation (FEF) delivered a unique field experience exposing a Year 9/10 class from Yolla District High School to their local forest and the role of Forico as an integrated timber plantation, forest management and forest products export... VIEW

Ag Teachers get into Agroforestry

30 November 2017
Join ForestLearning at the National Association of Agricultural Educators NAAE, Australia 2018 conference in Launceston, Tasmania January 7-11 2018 with the theme: Celebrating diversity and innovation in agriculture and education!! ForestLearning, in conjunction with Forest Education Foundatio... VIEW

Invertebrate collecting in the forest

30 November 2017
  Image: CSIRO Bugwise Copyright © Australian Museum 2017 Invertebrate collecting within leaf litter or behind bark on trees within your local forest or your school's own trees is an easy, fun outdoor activity for your class to do to fulfill a range of curriculum outcomes,... VIEW

Nature Play SA/ForestrySA Forest Festival attracts over 6000!

30 November 2017
ForestrySA's Kuitpo Forest played host to over 6000 people for the first annual Nature Play Forest Festival on Friday 21 April 2017. Organised by Nature Play SA (a non-profit organisation supported by the SA Government), the Forest Festival was a free event held at the Roc... VIEW